Assistant Athletic Trainer
Phillips Academy seeks an Assistant Athletic Trainer to start as soon as possible. The Assistant Athletic Trainer, along with four certified/licensed athletic trainers, provide sports health care for all Academy students. An academic year position, the Assistant Athletic Trainer will provide athletic training services (injury prevention, treatment and rehabilitation along with sideline injury care, game day coverage). Generally, the schedule will be Monday - Saturday with a 40-45 hour work week, depending on the needs of the department and athletic schedule. This is a full-time, exempt position.
The qualified candidate will have certification by the NATABOC to qualify for a Massachusetts State License to practice as well as a BS degree in Athletic Training; A Master’s Degree preferred. Five years working as an Athletic Trainer, preferably with adolescents.
The candidate should be detail-oriented, not only in developing appropriate rehabilitative plans, but also keeping meticulous records of student-athlete progress. The Assistant Athletic Trainer should demonstrate strong interpersonal skills while working one-on-one with student-athlete on a regular basis. This position requires compassion for the injured student-athlete while employing sound communication skills in communicating with student-athlete and parents/guardians alike. The candidate must have the physical stamina and strength to work on her/his feet throughout the day, lift student-athletes, as well as carry athletic training equipment. This is considered an essential employee of the Academy which would require the employee to be present during weather emergencies.
If interested, apply online at: http://www.andover.edu/employmentopportunities
Include a resume and cover letter outlining your interest in this position.
Phillips Academy is an equal opportunity employer. Any offers of employment will be contingent upon successful CORI/SORI and fingerprinting background checks as well as authorization to work in the United States.