Assistant Athletic Trainer

  • Rollins College
  • Winter Park, FL, USA
Full Time Health Care

Job Description

Assistant Athletic Trainer


Job no: 493314

Work type: Staff (Full-Time)

Location: Orlando, FL, Winter Park, FL

Categories: Athletics

Division: President


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Benefits & Perks:

  • Paid Time Off (vacation, sick and personal time), paid holidays & paid college closure days
  • Eligible for Medical, Prescription, Dental & Vision Insurances (within 30 days of hire)
  • 100% Employer-Funded Health Reimbursement Account ($125+/month)
  • 100% Employer-Paid Short & Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Domestic Partner Benefits
  • 11.5% Employer Retirement Contributions
  • Discounted On-Campus Dining Meal Plans
  • FREE On-Campus Parking
  • FREE Access to Campus Amenities (gyms, pools, library, sporting events and more)
  • FREE Full Tuition for Employees and their Families
  • Pet Insurance
  • 100% Employer-Funded Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Award-Winning Wellbeing Programs: Blue Rewards, Rally Dollars, Hinge Health Musculoskeletal Coaching
  • Plus More!


Additional Perks:

  • Local & National Discount Programs, including Winter Park Locations (i.e. shops, restaurants, gift cards and more)
  • FREE E-Training Courses & Professional Development Opportunities
  • IT Software & Laptop Discounts (Apple, Lenovo, and more)
  • College Bookstore Discounts
  • Annual Service Awards & Recognition Programs
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  • Plus More!


Rollins offers a competitive salary.


Job Summary:

Maintain a high regard for the welfare of all student athletes. Perform the duties of an Athletic Trainer which include the prevention, care, treatment and rehabilitation of all injuries to average of 70 athletes on 2 of athletic teams as determined by departmental need. Also assists with the other approximately 100 student-athletes who are not assigned to a specific athletic trainer.


This is a 10-month position commencing August 1 through May 31 annually, and reports to the Assistant Director of Athletics/Sports Medicine (ADA/SM).


Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide (under direction of team physician and ADA/SM) emergency and non-emergency care for athletic injuries and illness affecting athletes’ participation status (to include Rollins College athletes as well as visiting athletes).
  • Evaluate and treat injuries and illness within the scope of the practice of athletic training as defined by Florida law.
  • Communicate (within legal guidelines) the participation status of athletes to their coaches and the ADA/SM.
  • Consult with coaches on safe and effective training strategies.
  • Supervise Athletic Training Students.
  • Design and supervise rehabilitation and reconditioning programs.
  • Maintain records and reports.
  • Maintain cleanliness of the Athletic Training facilities.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Athletic training or related field.
  • NATABOC certification.
  • Possess a Florida Athletic Trainers License, or eligible to obtain one.
  • American Red Cross certified in First Aid, CPR-PR, AED.
  • Rollins College is a member of the NCAA Division II. Therefore any person working with an NCAA team must abide by the prescribed guidelines outlined in the NCAA manual.
  • Rollins is also a member of the Sunshine State Conference. Understand and abide by the conference standards approved by the conference office with regards to providing athletic training assistance to other conference athletes at the home team site.
  • Any person representing Rollins College Athletics is expected to maintain proper appearance and conduct themselves in a professional manner.


Work Environment:

  • Campus-based, front-facing customer service position, working in an office environment.
  • Ability to work many nights and weekends during the sports season.
  • Flexible to ever changing schedule and media needs associated with intercollegiate athletics.
  • Evenings and weekends as appropriate and required.


Instructions to Applicants:

To apply, please submit an application and upload the following materials:

  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter


Screening of applications will begin immediately.


About the Athletics Department:

The Department of Physical Education & Athletics strives to provide a broad-based program which affords Rollins students the opportunity to grow mentally, physically and spiritually. This coincides with Rollins' institutional mission of providing a "high quality liberal arts education" as well as enhancing the "quality of student life." And the institution maintains an energized environment that promotes academic success as a precursor to participation in physical education, intramurals or varsity athletics. Students will be scholars first, athletes second.


About Rollins College:

Rollins is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus community, and the College celebrates the open exchange of ideas within a climate of civility and mutual respect. We view differences—from race and ethnicity to sexual orientation and political perspectives—as rich opportunities for understanding, learning, and growth.


Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are therefore encouraged to apply. Rollins does not discriminate on the basis of sex, disability, race, age, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical characteristics, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law, in its educational programs and activities.


FLSA Status: Exempt

Service Months: 10


Advertised: 16 May 2022 Eastern Daylight Time

Applications close: 02 Jun 2022 Eastern Daylight Time


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Education Requirements

Master's Degree