● Bachelor’s degree in Athletic training from an accredited college or university required.
● Currently licensed (or eligible) in the State of New York as an Athletic Trainer.
● Certified as an Athletic Trainer (ATC) by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Board of Certification (NATABOC).
● Current CPR/AED/First Aid certification via the American Heart Association.
● Must show National BOC Certification from NATA during reference checking period of employment; New York State Athletic Training Licensure, and be a member of the NYSATA in good standing.
● Preferred: Master’s Degree in related field and two years as a certified athletic trainer.
● Understands and demonstrates skill in appropriate methods of athletic training for pediatric, adolescent and adult patients. Practices in accordance with the Standards of Practice of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association and New York State High School Athletic Association policies and procedures.
● provides education to athletes, coaches, parents and other staff on conditioning, rest, diet, exercise, and re-conditioning, injury and concussion surveillance and safe return to sport, and monitoring.
● Serves as liaison between physicians, coaching staff, and parents.
● Prevents, recognizes, evaluates, and provides immediate care, rehabilitation and reconditioning of athletic injuries/illness.
● Determines an individuals’ readiness to participate in athletics. Effectively communicate with athletes, athlete’s family (where appropriate), and staff regarding the athlete’s playing status.
● Establishes treatment programs and makes appropriate referrals.
● Evaluates athletes’ needs for protective equipment, conditioning programs, and further medical cares.
● Demonstrates the ability to appropriately use the chain of command and protocol in injury management (e.g., appropriate documentation, athlete’s family (where appropriate) and staff notification).
● Actively attends and represents at events, coaches meetings, community events, and Orthopedic Sports Medicine staff meetings. Promotes rehab therapy and sports medicine by participating in community service activities both in the facility and in the community with the physical therapy department.
● As needed, provides athletic medicine coverage of events that are affiliated programs.
● Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, in-service meetings, workshops, and independent learning experiences and other forums.
SALARY/BENEFITS: Commensurate with experience plus a complete benefit package
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The Jefferson-Lewis-Hamilton-Herkimer-Oneida BOCES (Jefferson-Lewis BOCES) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following persons have been designated to handle complaints/inquiries regarding the BOCES non-discrimination policies: Timothy A. Collins, Esq., at the Jefferson-Lewis BOCES Office of Inter-Municipal Legal Services, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY 13601, or via email or phone at firstname.lastname@example.org or (315) 779-7046, or Dominic S. D’Imperio, Esq., Director, Employer-Employee Relations, at Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY 13601, or via email or phone at email@example.com or (315) 779-7047. For further information on this notice of non-discrimination,visit: http://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/CFAPPS/OCR/contactus.cfm for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481. Please note that those wishing to file a complaint may also do so through the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights at http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/qa-complaints.html.