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Head Athletic Trainer

Job Summary:
Administrate the athletic training services to all student athletes in a co-educational athletic program/facility and to keep the Director of Athletics and Coaches informed concerning news in athletics, which directly pertains to Central State University
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
§ Maintain rosters of all teams.
§ Maintain individual file on each athlete concerning health history, physical exams, injuries, rehabilitation and treatments.
§ Order all supplies and equipment for the Training Room.
§ Evaluate injuries, administer treatment, refer to physician as necessary and prescribe rehabilitation protocol for all injured athletes.
§ Provide medical coverage for all home football and basketball games (or covered by another certified athletic trainer.
§ Travel with football team and other sports teams as needed.
§ Provide medical coverage for other home athletic events as able, based on football/basketball schedules.
§ Arrange pre-participation physicals for all athletes.
§ Inform coaches of status of injured athletes.
§ Serve as liaison with student health center.
§ Maintain records of athletes insurance coverage and supply information to medical providers
§ Recruit, train and supervise student athletic trainers.
§ Work with area athletic training programs to develop clinical experience sites for students from area programs.
§ Attend professional conferences to maintain certification/licensure and to learn current trends of profession.
§ Other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.

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