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Athletic Trainer
The Village School Houston

Job reference: 006707

Location: The Village School Houston

Closing date: 31/07/2019

Department: Academic

The Athletic Trainer at The Village School diagnoses, treats and prevents student-athlete injuries. The Athletic Trainer will assume the responsibility and obligation of establishing and maintaining the athletic training program for high school and middle school athletics.  

QUALIFICATIONS / TRAINING:

  • Master’s degree in Athletic Training
  • 3+ years experience in high school setting
  • CPR/AED/First Aid Instructor Certification
  • Knowledge of RankOneSport Electronic Medical Record
  • IASTM/ CES / PES / or other advanced rehabilitation certification

 

EXPERIENCE / KNOWLEDGE:

  • Evaluates injuries and develops treatment and rehabilitation plans within the scope of practice.
  • Re-evaluates treatment plans, as needed, to ensure maximum patient benefit.
  • Implements individualized therapeutic interventions, and monitors responses to therapy

to ensure client safety. Reports progress and medical changes to referring physician, respective coach and Athletic Directors.

  • Educates clients, families, and coaches regarding injuries, risk factor modification, and exercise programs.
  • Conducts injury screening clinics, educational programs, and workshops to promote safety and injury prevention.
  • Documents patient treatment per professional and regulatory standards.

 

ATTRIBUTES:

  • Knowledge of TVS policies and procedures, academic requirements, campus resources, student life, and support services.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; teaching or public speaking experience preferred.
  • Ability to build good rapport with a variety of constituents.
  • Attention to detail and successful organizational skills.
  • Problem-solving skills, dependable, cooperative, multi-tasking, responsible, and patient.
  • Computer proficiency and student integrated management system experience preferred.
  • Ability to encourage and empower students to make their own decisions.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule—possible weekend and evening meetings.
  • Sensitivity to the needs of a diverse student population, including minority and international students.

 

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Please note: we reserve the right to close any of our vacancies early.

 

 

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