Head Athletic Trainer

Central State University
Ohio, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Aug 6, 2021

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

Posting Number 0800938 Classification Title Head Athletic Trainer Working Title Department Athletics Department Contact Email towens@centralstate.edu Job Summary/Basic Function

The Head Athletic Trainer ( HAT ) reports directly to the Athletic Director (AD) and is responsible for the care, prevention, and rehabilitation of injuries and/or illnesses for Central State University student athletes(SA).


• Injury prevention, evaluation, management, and treatment of athletic injuries; short and long term rehabilitation of athletic injuries, under the supervision of the Team Physician(s) and other qualified medical personnel.
• Schedule and coordinate athletic training staff and students for coverage of all team practices and athletic competitions.
• Coordinate and schedule physical examinations and medical referrals for student-athletes to determine their ability to practice and compete.
• Provide athletic training services for the University’s athletic department, including attendance at scheduled team practices and home and away competitions as necessary.
• Report the status of injured student-athletes to the coaching staff; meet with appropriate staff to identify and discuss any problem areas.
• Responsible for overseeing and administering the university-sponsored excess insurance program for student-athletes: Process insurance claims for all medical bills and expenses for each injury. Work in conjunction with Student-Health Services administration staff.
• Ensure compliance with all University, Conference, and NCAA rules and regulations related to medical care for student-athletes.
• Maintenance of the athletic training facilities, modalities, and equipment.
• Recordkeeping and documentation consisting of:
o Detailed and accurate medication logs.
o Complete injury reports and treatment logs.
o Maintain up-to-date individual medical records for each student-athlete.
o Planning of the Athletic Training Room budget, supply and inventory, and all supply purchases.
• Arrange medical appointments and transportation for student-athletes as needed.
• Maintain continuing education units (CEU’s of the NATABOC and OTPTAT Boards.
• Perform other job related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

• Must be certified by the National Athletic Trainer’s Association Board of Certification ( NATABOC ) and possess or be eligible for Athletic Training Licensure from the State of Ohio’s Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Athletic Trainer’s Board ( OTPTAT ).
• Must have baccalaureate degree in Athletic Training from an accredited college/university; Master’s preferred.
• ARC Professional Rescuer certification which includes; CPR, FA, AED, O₂, & BBP .
• Must have a registered NPI number.

Preferred Qualifications Posting Date 06/08/2021 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants

Three Letters of Recommendation and Official Transcripts are required.

A Letter of Recommendation request will be sent to your references if you are selected for interview. Please ensure you provide your references name and email address where indicated on the application.

Send Official Transcripts to:

Central State University
Attn: Charity Townes
PO Box 1004
1400 Brush Row Road
Wilberforce, OH 45384

Position Category Staff - Monthly (Exempt) Budgeted Annual Salary $65,000.00 Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest degree you hold?
    • Doctorate
    • Completed all Doctorate coursework, but has not completed dissertation
    • Master's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Assoicate's Degree
    • High School Diploma or GED
  2. * Are you certified by the National Athletic Trainer's Association and do you possess or are you eligible for Athletic Training Licensure from the State of Ohio's Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Athletic Trainer's Board?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a registered NPI number?
    • Yes
    • No
Required Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents

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