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Assistant Athletic Trainer (Football)

Date Opened: 4-19-2013
Closing Date: when filled

Southwestern University seeks candidates for the position of Assistant Athletic Trainer.  This position will have a primary emphasis with intercollegiate football.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the emergency care for student-athletes, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, medical documentation, insurance, budgeting, inventory management, etc.  Experience with intercollegiate or interscholastic football is preferred.  This is an 11-month, full-time, exempt position with benefits. 

A master’s degree and NATA-BOC certification are required.  The candidate must possess or be eligible to obtain a current license from the Texas Advisory Board of Athletic Trainers.   The successful candidate is expected to comply with departmental guidelines set forth by Southwestern University, the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference, and the NCAA Division III. 

Southwestern University offers competitive salary and benefits including health, dental, life, long term disability, retirement, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, tuition assistance, access to athletic facilities, free parking and discounted meal rates.  Southwestern University is a selective, undergraduate institution committed to a broad-based liberal arts, sciences, and fine arts education.  The University’s endowment ranks among the highest per student of undergraduate institutions in the country.  Located in Georgetown, Texas, 28 miles north of Austin, Southwestern is affiliated with The United Methodist Church.  Southwestern University is deeply committed to fostering a diverse educational environment and especially encourages applications from members of groups traditionally under-represented in academia.  Southwestern is a member of NCAA Division III and the Southern Collegiate Athletic Association (SCAC).  More information on the University is available at or More information on the SCAC is available at

Applicants should submit a letter of interest; resume; and the names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to:  Southwestern University, Assistant Athletic Trainer, Southwestern University, Job #524, Office of Human Resources, P.O. Box 770, Georgetown, TX, 78627-0770, or email to, or fax to: (512)863-1880.  Please no third-party submissions. Resume materials will be accepted until the position is filled.  Southwestern University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  EOE/M/F

Posted April 19, 2013.