Assistant Athletic Job Description

Assistant Athletic Job Description

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Assistant athletic provides assistance with institutional and non-institutional camps and clinics, ensuring all NCAA rules and requirements are met.

Assistant Athletic Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Exhibiting the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, SCIAC Conference, Institute, and Department of Athletics rules, policies and expectations
Works with athletics to ensure NCAA compliance with all content
Provide coverage of all off-season conditioning sessions in conjunction with the rest of the athletic training staff as mandated by the NCAA
Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of NCAA, PAC 12 Conference, University and departmental rules and regulations
Utilize assessment skills and knowledge to properly evaluate and diagnose specific injuries that occur to University student-athletes
Bachelor’s degree in appropriate area of specialization and 4 – 5 years professional experience
Travel to games and practices, with athletic teams, may be necessary at times, but shall not be required for all away contests (approximately 5 % of coverage will require travel)
Adherence to all department policies and guidelines are required at all times
Plan referrals to team physicians, specialists
Injury recognition, evaluation, and treatment for assigned teams • Physician referrals • Secondary Insurance documentation • Effective Communication with staff members, coaches, and administrators • Documentation of medical records • Administrative responsibilities as designated by Head Athletic Trainer

Assistant Athletic Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Assistant Athletic

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: CPR, AED, NATABOC, NATA, BOC, BBP, CLERY, NYS, ATC, N.A.T.A

Education for Assistant Athletic

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the assistant athletic job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Athletic Training, Athletic, Education, Sports Medicine, Athletics, Physical Education, Communication, Graduate, Health, Supervision

Skills for Assistant Athletic

Desired skills for assistant athletic include:

NCAA rules and regulations
NCAA
NCAA rules
Microsoft Office Suite
HIPAA requirements
Specifically
Word and Excel
Human anatomy
Excel

Desired experience for assistant athletic includes:

Experience in, or potential to obtain external funding
Ability to work with and without supervision
Currently enrolled or accepted into a Tulane Graduate Degree program
Ability to effectively communicate through written, oral and electronic forms
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Windows Operating Systems
Desire to pursue a career in sports or venue management

Assistant Athletic Examples

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Assistant Athletic Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of assistant athletic. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for assistant athletic
  • Performs other duties and special projects as requests and assigned by Head Trainer and Team Physician
  • Attend intercollegiate practices and home events
  • Provide health counseling and educational support to student athletes as part of their overall athletic experience
  • Communicate frequently with Head Coaches as to status and progress of student-athletes
  • Responsible for the management of student medical records and treatment documentation
  • Assist student-athletes, and as appropriate their families, in navigating the health insurance and health care system
  • Collaborate with doctors and other allied health professionals to deliver first class, well-coordinated, quality care to student-athletes
  • Assist with other administrative tasks as necessary
  • Consult with Head Coaches in design of Strength & Conditioning design
  • Teach in the required physical education curriculum a variety of activities
Qualifications for assistant athletic
  • Research agenda focused on intercollegiate sports
  • Experience in working within/managing a budget
  • Working knowledge of iTunes, Microsoft Office, and Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) basic graphic design capabilities and understanding
  • Bachelor's degree in athletic training or related field from CAATE-accredited program
  • Completion of the BOC exam or eligible
  • Nebraska State Licensure or eligible
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Assistant Athletic Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of assistant athletic. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for assistant athletic
  • Helps create and schedule content for all social media platforms
  • Assists in the execution of deployment of university-wide athletics campaigns and social media marketing strategies
  • Travels with team to provide visibility to team activities on and off campus
  • Writes and inputs messaging and content to various profiles and applications
  • Supports and protects accounts to ensure positive messaging is maintained in the communities and establishes consistency of messages
  • Creates and monitors event pages, announcements, messages and conversations
  • Stays alert to and recognizes trends in social media, audience behavior and engagement, within our communities, reports on statistics, creates metrics and recommends and implements changes as necessary
  • Tracks key social media users and engages when appropriate
  • Performs other duties and special projects as requests and assigned by Head Athletic Trainer and Team Physician
  • The athletic assistant will be responsible for instruction of games, maintenance of rec
Qualifications for assistant athletic
  • Physical work environment, must be able to lift 50 lbs or more on a regular basis, each day is filled with physical tasks, event set up, carry towels and equipment in a variety of capacities
  • Statement of Professional Purpose
  • Be admitted to a graduate degree seeking program at GCU
  • Requires full-time enrollment in an approved GCU online graduate study program
  • Graduate Assistants are eligible for waiver of tuition for the period employed
  • Graduate Assistants have restricted work hours (maximum of 29 hours per week)
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Assistant Athletic Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for an assistant athletic. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for assistant athletic
  • Monitoring recruiting activity and coach certification
  • Assisting with financial aid agreements
  • Researching interpretations, initial and continuing certification
  • Assisting with investigation and reporting of violations
  • Generating and distributing compliance education materials
  • Creating newsletters or handouts
  • Updating and maintaining compliance website or other social media outlets
  • Working on NLI program and assisting in collecting documents from transfer students
  • Act as a liaison between his/her assigned intercollegiate head coaches and the team physician
  • Assist in the scheduling of routine team physician visits for injured intercollegiate athletes
Qualifications for assistant athletic
  • Knowledge of college athletics and a willingness to gain an in-depth understanding of assigned sports
  • Tech-savvy with a knack for micro-blogging and creating mutually beneficial relationships
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills including verbal and written along with a good command of the English language
  • Ability to create or generate new social media communities
  • Equipment room experience with men's or women's basketball
  • Laundry services, inventory, computer skills, and communication with university staff members
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Assistant Athletic Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for an assistant athletic. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for assistant athletic
  • Travel with athletic teams as assigned and provide athletic injury care coverage during practice and games
  • Schedule and oversee athletic clearance physical examinations process performed by physicians at the University Health Service for applicable sports programs
  • Unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts
  • Responsible for assisting student-athletes with the evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries
  • Assist student-athletes with referrals to other medical providers for injuries and illnesses, if necessary
  • Determine the medical clearance of student-athletes in regards to participating in his or her sport
  • Oversee the student-athlete participation during athletic practices and games, which includes pre-game set-up and break-down
  • Maintain the upkeep of the medical facility, the inventory of the medical equipment
  • Work closely with coaches and athletic administration on the medical status of student-athletes, while regularly participating in department and staff meetings
  • Assist with special projects as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer, such as ordering, inventory, apparel, scheduling
Qualifications for assistant athletic
  • Experience working with college athletics
  • Bachelor's degree from a college or university accredited by a U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization
  • Applicants must be NATABOC certified NY State Licensed (or eligible) to practice athletic training
  • Demonstrated ability to work with culturally diverse groups of people
  • Master's degree from a college or university accredited by a U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization
  • Two years of intercollegiate athletic training experience at the Division I level college or university
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Assistant Athletic Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of assistant athletic. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for assistant athletic
  • Responsible for NCAA mandated coverage of all off-season conditioning sessions (in conjunction with the rest of the athletic training staff)
  • Responsible for insuring compliance to medical form policies by all student-athletes, primarily assigned sports
  • Administrative responsibilities as assigned by Head Athletic Trainer
  • Coverage of athletic training room hours
  • Responsibility to assist Head Athletic Trainer as assigned
  • Adhere to department and university policies and procedures as stated in manuals
  • Adhere to NATA code of ethics
  • Supervision of Intern and Graduate Assistant Certified Athletic Trainers
  • Assist in coverage of on-sight team physician coverage
  • Serve as preceptor for CAAHEP Accredited Athletic Training Program
Qualifications for assistant athletic
  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA or higher in undergraduate degree
  • The ideal candidate for this position should possess good interpersonal, organizational, analytical, researching, and problem-solving skills
  • The candidate should be able to work independently part of a team as needed
  • The candidate should be able to work with Microsoft office applications
  • Experience as an Athletic Trainer with Women’s Basketball
  • Red Cross AED/CPR for the Professional Rescuer or equivalent

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