Athletic Trainer Certified School

Job Ref
1803767
Category
Allied Health
Department
Schedule
Part-time
Facility
Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN
United States

Shift
Day Job
Hours
2:00-8:00pm, some weekends
Job Location
The Certified Athletic Trainer-School Based position is located in Indianapolis, Indiana.


Job Duties
  • Prevent, assess, and treat emergency, acute, and chronic injuries.
  • Recondition athletes and active individuals after injury to prevent injury recurrence, impairment, functional limitations, and disabilities; Primary duties will take place in a school setting.

Experience
Some contracts may require prior experience as an athletic trainer


Education
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited program in athletic training.


License
Current or temporary Indiana license of athletic training
Board Certified by the National Athletic Trainers Association
Board of Certification, Inc. – Athletic Trainer Certification

Skills
  • Knowledgeable in anatomy/physiology, current treatment techniques and functional progressions, and current advancements and trends
  • Ability to effectively provide quality care and service to appropriate patients
  • Ability to communicate effectively with staff, peers, patients, families, physicians, and all internal/external customers is also required
  • Ability to incorporate a basic understanding of the behaviors, developmental needs, physical needs, emotional needs and comfort of the child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patient
  • Ability to lift/transfer patients or treatment supply items without restriction
  • Must have the upper extremity strength and manual dexterity needed for writing, treatment modalities, and equipment operation
  • Ability to organize responsibilities and to set priorities
  • Ability to function independently and make independent judgment and sound decisions
  • Ability to communicate professionally, effectively and compassionately, both verbally and in writing, with athletes, patients, coaches, family members, physicians, other practitioners, management staff, fitness participants and the community
  • Knowledge of medical terminology
  • Ability to adapt to ever-changing work conditions

Keywords ATC, Certified Athletic Trainer

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