Certified Athletic Trainer

US-ID-Blackfoot
3 weeks ago
Job ID
2017-2075
# Positions
1
Experience (Years)
0

Overview

Full Time position. 

 

Responsible for providing athletic training services to student athletes in the high school setting in accordance with the contract between Orthopedic Institute & Bingham Memorial Hospital and area school districts, as well as a local Division 1 college team. Positions available in Pocatello, Blackfoot and Idaho Falls.

Responsibilities

  • Evaluation and treatment of student athletes in the high school setting
  • Maintain required paperwork for each patient with injury tracking system for assigned schools
  • Maintains proper documentation on all athletes or patients
  • Maintains documentation on each service performed
  • Educates the athlete and/or patient and family as part of the treatment plan and rehabilitative process
  • Provides rehabilitative intervention and performs athletic testing protocols
  • Works in compliance with each contract, with the Athletic Director and Orthopedic Institute to develop coverage
  • Communicate with medical professionals regarding athletes’ goals, treatment, and progress
  • Communicate with Coaching Staff and School Administration regarding athletes’ goals, treatment, and progress
  • Communicate with Athletes Parent or Legal Guardian regarding athletes’ goals, treatment, and progress
  • Attend staff meetings
  • Attend professional conferences as requested
  • Maintain professional status
  • Maintain Continuing Education Units
  • Maintain Certification by the National Athletic Trainers Association Board of Certification (NATABOC)
  • Maintain Idaho State Licensure
  • Maintain current Idaho driver's license
  • Develop/maintain programming relating to athletic training
  • Provide marketing materials/communications with referral sources
  • Any additional duties as requested by the director of athletic training pertaining to provision of care or departmental function

Qualifications

  • Minimum of a Bachelors of Science degree in Athletic Training or Associated degree--Masters preferred
  • Minimum of 1 years of experience, 5 years preferred
  • Valid Idaho State License or Idaho State License Eligible
  • Certification by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Board of Certification (NATABOC)
  • Current CPR/AED BLS certification from Healthcare Provider or Professional Rescuer CPR certification  agency
  • Current driver’s license (Willing to obtain Idaho driver’s license upon hire)
  • Experience in a variety of computer programs including databases, word processing, and internet

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to carry and lift up to 50 pounds 
  • Standing, bending, stooping throughout daily schedule
  • Carrying, crawling, hearing/listening, lifting, manual dexterity, pulling/pushing, seeing, sitting, speaking, squatting/kneeling, standing, and walking

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) experience
  • Work schedule includes weekend schedule and evening events when requested

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