University of Texas Health Science Center Athletic Trainer in San Antonio, Texas

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Therapy or approved program in Athletic Training, PE or a related field with at least (1) one year of related experience. A valid State of Texas Athletic License by the Texas Department of Health (TOC 541) or be eligible to immediately obtain the license. Certified in First-Aid, CPR and AED use.

Job Description

Athletic Trainer is to serve as a liaison between the injured athlete, sports medicine physician, athletic director/head coach physical/occupational therapist and support staff. The Athletic Trainer provides training services on an ongoing basis for local sports teams in the training room and on the field. They will attend both home and away games as assigned and agreed upon.

Job Duties

Job Duty

Coverage of athletic practices and games

Percentage Of Time 25

Job Duty

Demonstrates the ability to recognize, to assess injuries, to provide immediate care, rehab and reconditioning of injured athlete.

Percentage Of Time 25

Job Duty

Provides education and training in the area of sports related injuries and prevention.

Percentage Of Time 20

Job Duty

Provides athletic training services at sponsored sporting and community events.

Percentage Of Time 10

Job Duty

Maintain appropriate, accurate, current and confidential documentation and medical records.

Communicates with team physician, athletic director/head coach and therapists regarding athletes’ condition, treatments and protocols.

Percentage Of Time 20

EEO Statement

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Salary: Competitive

Career Family: Clinical Programs & Services

Job Title: Athletic Trainer

Work Location: MARC (8300 Floyd Curl Drive)

Benefits Eligible?: Yes

Work Schedule: Hours will subject to team coverage

Number of hours per week: 40

Is this position required to drive a UT vehicle?: No

Combination of Relevant Education and Experience accepted: Yes

Requisition Number: 20162160

Security Sensitive Statement: All positions are security sensitive and will require criminal background checks.