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Our locationsin Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahantare nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.
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About the Opportunity: Northeastern University Sports Performance is seeking to fill a vacancy for the position of athletic trainer, which will report to the Director of Sports Performance. This position is intended for entry-level candidates who are seeking experience at the university level working with an athlete-centered performance care model. Candidates may seek a master's degree as a part of this position, but it is not a requirement of employment. This position delivers athletic training services to all NCAA Division-I intercollegiate athletes at Northeastern University who compete in the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) and Hockey East.
Responsibilities: Athletic trainers are expected to manage potentially catastrophic, acute, and chronic athletic injuries within the scope of practice for athletic training, to include rehabilitation and return-to-play decisions. In addition, this position is expected to collaborate with strength and conditioning coaches, physical therapists, team physicians, sports medicine fellows, athletic training students, and other clinical students associated with Sports Performance and Northeastern University.
This is a 9-month, full-time, benefits eligible position that includes a tuition waiver as part of employment benefits. Employment will be for one year with the possibility for renewal
Qualifications: Required Qualifications
Graduate from a CAATE accredited Bachelors or Entry-Level Masters education program
Experience collaborating with strength and conditioning coaches for exercise prescription and rehabilitation needs.
Current strength and conditioning certification from either the NSCA or NASM
Salary Grade: 09
Additional Information: Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.