University of Central Florida

University of Central Florida

Athletic Trainer - Men's Basketball

UCF Athletics Association, Inc. - Manager
Orlando · FL
Player Operations: Athletic Trainer/Physical Therapy/Doctor
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UCF Athletics at the University of Central Florida, an NCAA Division I institution and Big XII member, is seeking applications for the position of Athletic Trainer – Men's Basketball.

The selected candidate will assist the Associate A.D., Sports Medicine in the day-to-day management of athletics' sports medicine operation while serving as a primary athletic trainer for men's basketball. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: coordination of injury prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of student-athletes; supervision of graduate and student assistants; nutrition; and budget implementation.  Due to the nature/scope of Athletics and Athletics events, position regularly requires work on evenings, weekends, and holidays. 

Minimum qualifications: Master's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and one year of directly related professional experience; or a bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and 3 years of directly related experience. Must possess or be able to obtain the NATABOC, as well as CPR and AED certification. Prefer Master's degree and NATABOC Certified Athletic Trainer credentials; eligible for State of Florida Athletic Training License; and five (5) years athletic training experience at the NCAA Division I level or higher.

As a UCF Athletics staff member, the selected candidate will be a person of integrity and character who shares a commitment for knowing and complying with NCAA, Conference, and institutional rules as they apply to the UCF Athletics program.

Cover letter, resume, and three professional references will be accepted until the position is filled.   To apply, please visit our website at https://ucfathletics.hirecentric.com/jobs/230528.html

Note: the person selected for this position will be employed by UCF Athletics, which is a Direct Support Organization (DSO) of the University of Central Florida. 

UCF Athletics is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity of thought, and fosters an environment that is welcoming, accessible, and supportive for all members of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.  Our mission is to positively transform the lives of our students academically, athletically, and personally through a nationally competitive intercollegiate athletics program that enhances the reputation and visibility of the University. We strive to be Florida's preeminent athletic program representing UCF and our community with distinction on the national stage as "Orlando's Hometown Team". To learn more about UCF and Athletics, please visit our websites at www.ucf.edu and www.ucfknights.com.