Coaching and Sport-focused
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Assistant Athletic Trainer
This position offices in-person, on campus.
The Assistant Athletic Trainer is responsible for the management, prevention, care, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries sustained by student-athletes. In addition, the Assistant Athletic Trainer assists the Head Athletic Trainer in maintaining the daily operations of the Valor’s Sports Medicine Program.
Valor Christian High School is a decidedly Christian, college preparatory school whose core values honor a biblical foundation. Valor employees are faith-filled, joyful believers who are active in a local, Christian church whose beliefs are in alignment with the school’s Statement of Beliefs. They are both called and committed to the school’s vision and mission and seamlessly integrate faith into their daily work. You will be most successful if you have a true servant’s heart, a teachable spirit, a love for the Lord Jesus Christ, and a commitment to the school’s beliefs and values.
Possess and Model a Growing Relationship with Christ
- Pursue full devotion to Christ and live a life that reflects that authenticity
- Model the fruits of the spirit in communications, relationships and daily work
- Demonstrate teachability and a willing heart for service
- Embody others-centered, servant-leadership in all interactions
Demonstrate Trustworthy Commitment to Valor Christian High School
- Accept and uphold Valor’s values and beliefs as found in the Statement of Beliefs, Christian Community Policy, and Valor Culture Document
- Accept and abide by all affirmations in Valor’s Annual Statement of Commitment
- Be relationally involved in the life/lives of our students with a heart of service and mission
- Seamlessly and deliberately integrate Biblical truth and Christian values into daily work
Provide Excellent Athletic Training and Student Mentoring
- Champion the Valor culture and be intentional in the development of athletes’ faith and Christian character
- Be a positive role model for all of the student-athletes at the school
- Provide game coverage for Valor sporting events
- Conduct initial assessment of an athlete’s injury or illness in order to provide emergency or continued care and to determine whether they should be referred to physicians for definitive diagnosis and treatment.
- Create and oversee injury rehabilitation programs for student-athletes
- Care for athletes’ readiness to play, and provide participation clearances when necessary and warranted
- Apply protective or injury preventive devices such as tape, bandages, or braces
- Assess and report progress of recovering athletes to coaches, parents, and physicians
- Collaborate with physicians in order to develop and implement comprehensive rehabilitation programs for athletic injuries
- Instruct and advise athletes on proper use of equipment
- Assist with general operation of the Athletic Training Rooms
- Perform team-support duties such as scheduling coverage, input of documentation, documenting injuries and care, maintaining equipment, and stocking supplies
Serve Wholeheartedly as an Exceptional Teammate
- Uphold and embody Valor’s culture as set forth in the Valor Culture Document
- Model servant leadership, grace and love in all relationships and interactions
- Develop relationships with colleagues with goals of teamwork, relational unity and spiritual growth
- Provide team support regarding all matters, processes and initiatives
- Demonstrate loyalty to teammates in action and word
- Assist Team members to facilitate school-wide wins
Demonstrate a Commitment to Fulfilling Valor’s Vision and Mission
- Assume collaborative responsibility for Operating Plan Goals and Fiscal stewardship
- Be a ‘culture- keeper’
Demonstrate a Commitment to Growth
- Participate in Valor Team meetings, Chapel and weekly meetings with Team/Supervisor
- Demonstrate teachability and receptive to feedback
- Pursue professional/personal/spiritual growth and development
- Participate in the broader ministry of Valor by contributing of time, talent and treasure beyond assigned role responsibilities
- Head Athletic Trainer
- Athletic Director
- Assistant Athletic Directors
- Director of Performance
Following injury, Valor’s student-athletes will be well cared for physically, spiritually and emotionally while their care program is well-coordinated with their external care team.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND REQUIRED COMPETENCIES
- Bachelor’s degree in Athletic training
- Certified and in good standing with the NATA BOC
- Certified in CPR for Healthcare provider
The same basic physical demands described here are the same for all employees to successfully perform the essential functions of their jobs. Employees must periodically lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and could occasionally be required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close and distance vision, color vision, peripheral/depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The work environment characteristics are varied and include classroom, office, and outdoor events while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is also varied.
POSITION TYPE: C: Year-round schedule. 12-Month Calendar. This position offices in-person.
HOURS PER WEEK: Part-Time, Non-Exempt (15-20 hours per week)
SUPERVISOR: Head Athletic Trainer
PAY RANGE: $28- $32 per hour
START DATE: October 23, 2023To Apply: https://valorchristian.com/about/join-our-team