East Carolina University

East Carolina University Greenville, NC, USA
May 22, 2019
Full time
Job Description Vacancy #: 001002 Recruitment Range: Commensurate with qualifications Closing Date: Open Until Filled Organizational Unit Overview The Medical Services unit of the Department of Athletics oversees and coordinates the health and well-being of all student-athletes at East Carolina University. Job Duties Reporting to the Senior Associate Director of Athletics for Student Services, the Assistant Athletic Trainer will: Assist the Head Athletic Trainer, team physician, and associated medical practitioners in prevention, immediate care, and rehabilitation of injuries sustained by East Carolina University student-athletes Carry out policies and procedures of the athletic training facilities and ECU Department of Athletics Direct and provide athletic training coverage and supervision of intercollegiate athletic teams during practices, games, and strength and conditioning sessions as assigned Coordinate physical exams and pre-participation paperwork for student-athletes through the team physician or designee Perform selected portions of the physical exam under the direction and supervision of the team physician Apply specific and appropriate taping, bracing, and other protective/supportive devices in order to prevent injury or re-injury Monitor environmental conditions of playing and practice areas in order to make recommendations regarding the safety of the student-athlete, following accepted and recommended guidelines Refer the student-athlete to medical personnel (i.e., physicians, physical therapists, nutritionists, and other allied health professionals) in order to ensure appropriate medical evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation by implementing standard verbal and/or written orders Maintain appropriate medical records Be familiar with emergency action plans for each athletic venue Familiarize student-athletes with the ECU Athletic Department's Drug Testing and Counseling program Provide education and counseling in health related matters to the student-athletes and coaches Direct the student-athletes and coaches to professionals in order that the student-athlete may receive consultation for social and/or personal programs on specific topics, and by personal consultation Assist in CPR/First Aid/AED instruction to coaches, athletic department staff, and athletic training students and staff Provide clinical supervision of athletic training students Perform other clinical duties as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer Adhere to regulations of the North Carolina Athletic Trainer Practice Act Perform administrative duties as assigned by Senior Associate Director of Athletics for Student Services Build quality relationships and work collaboratively and professionally with Pirate Club, athletics, and University staff, students, business vendors and all donors and stakeholders Abide by all written policies and procedures of ECU, the Department of Athletics, The Educational Foundation (Pirate Club), the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and all applicable conferences or associations Nights, weekends, holidays, extended hours, and travel are required in the performance of duties Minimum Education/Experience Bachelor's degree from an appropriately accredited institution is required Certified Athletic Trainer as designated by the Board of Certification Licensed Athletic Trainer by the North Carolina Board of Athletic Training Examiners or eligible Minimum one year post-undergraduate athletic training experience required Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education Master's Degree from an accredited institution in Athletic Training or related field preferred Previous athletic training experience with softball, swimming and diving, track and cross country, tennis, or cheer preferred Special Instructions to Applicant Candidates must also submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae/resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online. Original transcript required within 30 days of employment. East Carolina University seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. In order to promote the university's diversity goal, the Athletics Department encourages applicants from women, minorities, and historically underrepresented groups. Additional Instructions to Applicants In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable. Applications will be considered until position is filled. Please submit an online ECU application for vacancy # 001002 to ECU Human Resources at . East Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Visit this job posting at
East Carolina University Greenville, NC, USA
May 11, 2019
Full time
Job Description Vacancy #: 986602 Recruitment Range: Commensurate with Qualifications Closing Date: Open Until Filled Organizational Unit Overview The athletics department mission is to represent East Carolina University with distinction and create a challenging and supportive environment for student-athletes to excel in the classroom, in competition, and in life. We are committed to the highest standards of character, honesty, effort, and sportsmanship; respecting all people, their personal identities, differences and beliefs; and to provide a safe and equitable environment for student-athletes' academic, athletic and personal development. The highly visible athletics program is committed to NCAA compliance, comprehensive excellence and to be trustworthy stewards of the aspirations of our student-athletes, the resources we manage, the reputation of our University, and our mission of service. Job Duties Reporting to the Head Women's Lacrosse Coach, the individual serving in this position is responsible for, but not limited to, the following duties: Coordinate and manage all aspects of position/positions assignment as directed by the Head Coach. Performs planning, organization and execution for coaching (instruction/education) duties as described and assigned by the Head Coach for all meetings, practice sessions and competitions. Function in game day organization and assignments as prescribed by the Head Coach. Evaluation of opponents and the development of a game plan for student-athlete instruction in accordance with position/positions assignment as prescribed by the Head Coach. Perform recruiting activities and responsibilities as assigned by the Head Coach and/or Women's Lacrosse recruiting coordinator to meet the objectives of the university and team, including the evaluation, contact, and establishing relationships with prospective student-athletes and coaches. Attend all staff meetings as scheduled by the Head Coach. Assist in the development of team rules and policies. Responsible for supervision, instruction and direction of student-athletes as assigned by the Head Coach. Support, abide and enforce all academic guidelines and policies of the university, athletics department and Women's Lacrosse program to insure academic progress of the student-athlete as directed by the Head Coach. Support and work cooperatively with Sports Medicine/Athletic Training, Strength and Conditioning, Equipment, Student Development, Life Skills, NCAA Compliance, Media Relations etc. areas in accordance with department policies and procedures. Assist with administrative functions of the Women's Lacrosse program as directed by the Head Coach. Perform duties with professional conduct, being fiscally responsible and with a commitment to student-athlete well-being. Abide by all written policies, procedures and guidelines of East Carolina University, the Department of Athletics, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and all applicable conferences or associations. Build quality relationships and work collaboratively and professionally with athletics, Pirate Club and University staff, students, and all constituencies and stakeholders. Be available to make appearances, perform media interviews, speaking engagements and supportECUPirate Club activities representing the Women's Lacrosse program andECUathletics. Perform other duties as assigned by the Head Coach. Nights, weekends, holidays, extended hours, and travel are required in the performance of duties. Minimum Education/Experience A Bachelor's degree from an appropriately accredited institution is required. Qualifying degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions and conferred by the time of hire. Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education Previous women's and/or men's collegiate lacrosse playing or coaching experience preferred Special Instructions to Applicant Candidates must also submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae/resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online. Original transcript required within 30 days of employment. East Carolina University seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. In order to promote the university's diversity goal, the Athletics Department encourages applicants from women, minorities, and historically underrepresented groups. Additional Instructions to Applicants In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable. Applications will be considered until position is filled. Please submit an online ECU application for vacancy # 986602 to ECU Human Resources at . East Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Visit this job posting at