Job ID: 329797

Athletic Trainer - High School Outreach

Binghamton, New York

Regular / Day

We Are Hiring

Lourdes Sports Medicine Department at Lourdes Memorial Hospital in Binghamton, NY has exciting career opportunities for full time day shift Certified Athletic Trainer to support our high school outreach program as we continue to grow the schools we serve. 
 We provide athletic training, concussion management, and strength and conditioning services to a large network of schools in Broome County, NY as well as surrounding counties.
The majority of this position is for high school outreach with a small percentage of time being spent with providing athletic training services to other non-school community settings.

Why Join Ascension?

 

Lourdes Hospital, part of Ascension Health (the largest non-profit healthcare system in the country), has provided compassionate care to those in need since 1925.  Located in Binghamton, N.Y. Lourdes Center for Orthopedics and Sports Medicine is the area’s leading provider for musculoskeletal care. Our sports medicine providers service more schools and community venues than any other provider in a large radius.  Our program enjoys the full support of our Administrative Team as evidenced by the continued growth of staff as well as settings that we serve
Compensation/Benefits:
At Lourdes Hospital, we care for the people who are the foundation of our work to fulfill our mission: our associates. We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO. Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance.

What You Will Do

As an Athletic Trainer with Lourdes Hospital, you will have the opportunity to assess injuries and manages treatment programs to rehabilitate athletes at High School Outreach facilities.
  • As a High School Outreach, Athletic Trainer, you will have the opportunity to evaluate and manages injuries. Responsibilities include maintaining a medical file on each athlete and acting as a liaison between the physician and the athlete.
  • Your role also includes implementing treatment and rehabilitation programs, and developing conditioning programs for injured and non-injured athletes.
  • While working with students, you will also can prepare athletes for practice or competition.
  • Working with high school students it is important that you possess interpersonal and communication skills commensurate with securing and nurturing relationships that will support our sports medicine strategic plan.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
  • Required Credential(s):
  • Licensed Athletic Trainer credentialed from the New York Committee of Athletic Trainers obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
  • BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
Education & Work Experience:
  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
  • Bachelor's Degree required but Master's Degree preferred.
  • Experience is preferred but entry-level graduates who are NATABOC eligible will be considered.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
 

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