Athletic Trainer

Concordia International School Shanghai

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Position Title:  Athletic Trainer 
Division: All School 
Supervisor:  Director of Activities and Sport 
 
Position Summary: Primary medical provider for HS/MS student-athletes.  Secondary provider to Pre-K-12 students and staff.  Consultation with school staff on general health topics, nutrition, fitness, etc. Administer health-promotion workplace programs and activities.
 
Requirements:
[Required]
  • BOC approved Certified Athletic Trainer
  • 5 years of work experience as an Athletic Trainer 
  • Certified CPR Instructor
  • General health and fitness knowledge and experience
  • Flexibility to cover events taking place on evenings and weekends
[Desired]
  • Graduate degree
Skills
  • Guided by ethical principles and character
  • Excellent technology skills and knowledge
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills-good “people” skills
  • Effective communicator
  • Self-motivated with attention to detail
  • Patient with a positive outlook
 [Desired]
  • Passion for fitness and health-promotion
  • Experience with nutrition counseling and fitness program instruction 
  • Advanced professional certification in Health & fitness
  • Experience with Pre-K-12 student population
  • Ambition for advancement for athletic training professional internationally 
Duties and Responsibilities:
  1. Primary Role: Athletic Trainer
  • Provide immediate care and first aid to injured HS/MS student-athletes 
  • On-site management and rehabilitation
  • Communicate injury and student status to appropriate coaches, teachers, admin 
  • Coverage of home sporting events and practices 
  • Travel to away contests across Shanghai, China and Asia 
  • Evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation to all students on referral basis only
  • Coordinate the student-athlete physicals 
  • Make appropriate physician referrals
  • Assist coaches in evaluating and implementing conditioning programs and methods
  • Maintain communication with parents on the care and treatment of their children
  • File all necessary reports associated with injuries and/or incidents
  •  Maintain a daily treatment log
  • Create and maintain a safe playing environment by monitoring and controlling environmental risks 
  1. Secondary Role: Faculty/Staff Consultations 
  • Orthopedic evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of staff
  • General health and nutrition counseling
  • Orientation of staff to the fitness center 
  • Educate staff on basic principles education and program design
  • Create and administer creative health-promoting programs and activities
  • Collaborate with healthcare providers and vendors to implement cost-saving strategies
  1. Athletic Training Room
  • Maintain all equipment and inventory
  • Ordering supplies
  • Anticipate and design any significant facility alterations annually
  1. Documentation
  • Update EAP, Concussion and other Health related procedures annually
  • Evaluate the need for and create additional procedures annually
  1. CPR, First Aid, and AED 
  • Assist nurses in annual Faculty/Staff emergency training
  • Act as an administrator for CPR, First Aid, and AED
  • Organize the CPR, First Aid, and AED certification of faculty, staff and coaches
  • Collaborate with Health Office to maintain staff certification records
  • Collaborate with Health Office to improve training and policies
  1. Miscellaneous responsibilities may include:
  • Medical chaperone to HS Tribes or ES/MS Interim school trips
  • Act as a resource for PE teachers and coaches
  • Collaborate with the High School Applied Human Anatomy & Physiology course
  • Liaison to staff on appropriate Shanghai-area news and events
Other duties as assigned
 

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  • Total Jobs 37 Jobs
  • Location Shanghai
  • Full Address Concordia International School Shanghai, Mingyue Road, Pudong, Shanghai, China
  • Homepage URL www.concordiashanghai.org
  • School Type International School