Director of Athletic Training

Employer
Buena Vista University
Location
Iowa, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Jun 23, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology & Physical Education, Administrative, Student Affairs, Athletics
Employment Type
Full Time


Buena Vista University, a member of the American Rivers Conference and NCAA Division III, seeks qualified applicants for the position of Director of Athletic Training. This is a full time position with 8 weeks of agreed upon time off.

This position is responsible for the overall management of athletic training room operations with oversight of sports medicine coverage of all intercollegiate varsity sports, cheer and dance. Responsibilities include coordinating the care, prevention, and treatment of athletic injuries to student-athletes in all sports programs. Arrange for injury and illness treatment by team physicians and other medical personnel as necessary. Maintain complete, accurate, and detailed medical records for all student-athlete injuries. Hire, train, and supervise full-time employees. Coordinate and schedule clinical assignments; practice, contest, and general athletic training room coverage. Additional duties include serving as the on-record Athletics Healthcare Administrator with the NCAA.

A Master’s Degree in Athletic Training or a closely related field; NATA-BOC Certified, 3+ years of athletic training experience; eligible for Iowa licensure; and hold and maintain current CPR/First Aid/Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Certification is required. Five years of athletic training experience and collegiate level experience is preferred.

Buena Vista University

Buena Vista University is located on the shores of beautiful Storm Lake, a 3,200-acre natural lake located in Northwest Iowa. Since 1891, we have prepared students for lifelong success and blended liberal arts with real-world applications. BVU expands access to a quality education by empowering the people who propel Iowa forward in order to power rural vitality and personal prosperity. We foster an environment based on success both for our students and our employees, and we strive to build and support a diverse community. BVU firmly stands behind our motto, Education for Service, and was recently awarded the 2020 Carnegie Community Engagement Classification.

In Storm Lake you will find impressive amenities perfect for families, students, young professionals, and retirees alike. Residents and visitors enjoy an energetic downtown that is home to a variety of locally-owned retail stores that complement several national chains. There is an array of shopping, dining, and professional services, as well as a vibrant arts and multicultural environment. We are a diverse community in both population and opportunity. Most important, Storm Lake residents enjoy a relatively low cost of living and a high quality of life. Learn more at www.BVU.edu/StormLake .

To Apply

To apply, submit an electronic application, cover letter, resume, and at least three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. A background check will be conducted on the final candidate.

BVU is an EOE/ADA/Smoke-free Employer

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