Athletic Trainer - Contract - No PTO

  • Carilion Clinic
  • 6580 Valley Center Dr #124, Fairlawn, VA 24141, USA
  • May 10, 2021
Therapy

Job Description

The Athletic Trainer will work with athletes to prevent athletic injury and enhance performance using knowledge of nutrition, hygiene, psychology, conditioning and protective equipment.  Develop training programs to prevent injuries and examine athletes’ injuries while also showing them techniques to build their strength and avoid future or further injury.  They will be a point of contact between area athletic programs and the physician practice.  They will support Carilion’s hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Provide support for clinical and medical staff in the delivery of quality medical care. Assist with patient care as directed by the physician and clinical staff within scope of training.   Be at your best with an organization that equips you to do so.  Whose people unite in making lives better. At Carilion Clinic, we help communities stay healthy and our region grow stronger through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. As part of our team you can expect professional stability, strong technological resources, and the advancement potential of a regional leader.   Based in Roanoke, VA, we are an award-winning, community-based network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions. Explore how joining a regional leader can enhance your ability to learn, grow, and succeed. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education: Bachelor’s degree in health related field required. Experience: One year in athletic training setting preferred.  Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Licensure as an Athletic Trainer with the Virginia Department of Health Professions and certification through the National Athletic Training Board of Certification required. AHA BLS-HCP required. Other Minimum Qualifications: Effective interpersonal skills to communicate both in person and in writing in order to interact with management, doctors, professional staff, patients, general public and local schools and sports teams. Keyboarding and utilization of automated computer systems required, including electronic medical records. Must be able to assist with or transfer athletes of various weight/heights. Must be able to stand for long periods of time, have good mobility skills and be able to walk long distances.   OUR VALUES Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members: Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals. Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service. Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do. Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question. Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.   Requisition Number: 72559  Employment Status: Full time  Location: New River Valley Region  Shift: Day/Evening  Shift Details: must be able to work some evenings and some weekends Recruiter: EMILY F ALLEN  Recruiter Phone:   Recruiter Email: efallen@carilionclinic.org For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537. This is Carilion Clinic ... An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious. Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute. Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.