The athletic training intern is a 10 month position which will provide housing. Alma College is a member of the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) and the NCAA Division III. The position will assist in providing injury prevention, recognition, evaluation, appropriate medical referral, treatment and rehabilitation for student athletes (male and female).
Essential Functions – may include, but not limited to the following:
Serve as main athletic trainer for at least one team per season
Accurate maintenance of student athlete medical records
Provide practice and game coverage
Travel with athletic teams, when needed
Assist head athletic trainer with daily athletic training room operations
Maintain correspondence and cooperation with team physicians, health care professionals, and athletic training department
Additional duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in athletic training
Current First Aid/CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer
Current/eligible for Michigan licensure
Entry level experience with collegiate athletic training department
Experience in a residential campus environment is strongly preferred
Ability to communicate effectively to various groups and individuals
Knowledge of NCAA Division III and MIAA compliance and conference rules, and an understanding of the NCAA Division III student athlete philosophy
Ability to work weekends and evenings, along with travel
A valid driver’s license and good driving record
Ability to manage multiple tasks
Ability to fulfill essential functions of the position
Interested candidates must submit an Alma College application and a cover letter, current resume, and the names of three professional references to Brad Smith, Head Athletic Trainer via email to email@example.com.
Alma College is a selective, baccalaureate liberal arts college committed to academic excellence and development of responsible leaders. Alma’s undergraduates thrive on challenging academic programs in a supportive, small-college environment emphasizing active, collaborative learning and close student-faculty interaction. Alma is a private Phi Beta Kappa institution located in the center of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.
Alma College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body. For more information about the College and available positions, visit www.alma.edu/jobs.
About Alma College
Alma College is a private, liberal arts college located in Alma, Michigan, United States. The enrollment is approximately 1,400 students, and the college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.