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POSITION DESCRIPTION

Assistant HWS Athletic Trainer
Department of Hobart Athletics and William Smith Athletics

The two departments sponsor 22 intercollegiate programs with over 500 Hobart and William Smith student-athletes participating. The person will work with an interdisciplinary sports medicine team that includes physicians, physical therapist, and athletic trainers that is committed to providing the best possible care for HWS student-athletes.

SUMMARY:

Hobart and William Smith Colleges is a NCAA Division III member of the Liberty League, ECAC West Hockey, as well as Division I of ECAC Lacrosse.

The assistant athletic trainer works under the supervision of the Coordinator of Sports Medicine/ Head Athletic Trainer. The assistant athletic trainer is responsible for the prevention, evaluation, management and rehabilitation within the Colleges comprehensive sports medicine program. This staff member will share in the supervision and development of student aids; the coverage of team practices and contests; the communication between physicians, coaches and parents; and the computerized record keeping of injuries and treatment. Team travel, evening, and weekend work are required. Travel assignments will include women's ice hockey with an additional travel responsibility to be assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in appropriate area of specialization with professional experience in collegiate athletics. Master's degree preferred.
  • Certified by the National Athletic Trainers' Association Board of Certification (NATABOC)
  • Eligible for New York State Athletic Training Certification/Licensure
  • Familiarity with NCAA governing rules

OTHER INFORMATION:

This is a new full-time, 10-month, benefits-eligible administrative salaried position. This position description is not all-inclusive, as other tasks or responsibilities may be assigned.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume and the names with contact information of at least three references to:

Office of Human Resources
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
337 Pulteney Street
Geneva, NY 14456
email: ferran@hws.edu
EOE

Hobart and William Smith Colleges are committed to attracting and supporting faculty and staff that fully represent the racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity of the nation and actively seek applications from under-represented groups. The Colleges do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression or any other protected status.

Founded as Hobart College for men and William Smith College for women, Hobart and William Smith Colleges today are a highly selective residential liberal arts institution with a single administration, faculty and curriculum but separate dean’s offices, student governments, athletic programs and traditions.  The Colleges are located in a small diverse city in the Finger Lakes region of New York State.  With an enrollment of approximately 2,000, the Colleges offer 62 different majors and minors from which students choose two areas of concentration, one of which must be an interdisciplinary program.  Creative and extensive programs of international study and public service are also at the core of the Colleges’ mission.