Cardinal Stritch University is accepting applications for
the position of Assistant Athletic Trainer, who will assist in providing
athletic training services for intercollegiate sports programs at Cardinal
The Position Requirements
Duties of the Assistant Athletic Trainer include but not
limited to assisting with pre-participation physical examinations and complete
medical documentation including an involved role with insurance. Carry out the
prevention, evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of athletic
injuries. Provide practice and game coverage of athletic teams.
Assist the Head Athletic Trainer with the operation of the sports medicine
program according to the administrative practices of the department.
Supervise work study and student athletic trainers, as well as perform
administrative duties as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer. Other duties include:
- Care of athletic injuries
and recovery programs for those sports assigned by the Head Athletic
- Administration of emergency
care to athletes as needed within his/her training and capabilities.
- Supervisor of the training
room and athletic training students when applicable
- Developing programs for the
prevention of athletic injuries for the various sports.
- Provide consultation to
coaching staff for the development of strength and conditioning programs
- Keeping of adequate and accurate
- Assist with inventory and
ordering of athletic training supplies/equipment.
- Work with coaches, athletic
and orthopedic consultants/physicians in the care and/or rehabilitation of
- Representing Cardinal
Stritch University in a professional manner at all intercollegiate
practices, meetings and contests.
- Fully cooperate with other
staff to create an optimal work environment with the department.
Candidate must have a strong commitment to the academic
success of the student-athlete and will be expected to work effectively in a
private Catholic school environment.
Bachelor’s Degree from a CAATE accredited program. Minimum of two years of work related
experience is required. A CSCS
certificate is a plus, but not required.
Must be eligible for licensure in Wisconsin. Must be certified by the NATA BOC. Valid Wisconsin driver’s license. Master’s degree in Athletic Training or
related field is preferred.
Cardinal Stritch University sponsors 17 sport programs,
is a member of the NAIA and competes in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic
Conference (CCAC), the largest NAIA conference in the country (15
members). For more information about
Intercollegiate Athletics please go to:
Cardinal Stritch University is located in Milwaukee,
Wisconsin and is the largest Franciscan institution of higher education in
North America. Cardinal Stritch University is rooted in the
liberal arts tradition, transforms lives and communities through servant
leadership, learning, and service.
Stritch is guided by the Catholic, Franciscan values of creating a
caring community, peacemaking, showing compassion, and reverencing creation,
embracing and celebrating the diversity of all of God’s creation. The University has an enrollment of 3,500
graduate and undergraduate students with a 17:1 student/faculty ratio. The University consists of four colleges: College
of Arts and Sciences, College of Business and Management, College of Education
and Leadership, and the Ruth S. Coleman College of Nursing and Health Sciences,
offering more than 70 fields of academic study and over 110 full-time faculty
members. For more information about the
University, please go to: stritch.edu
The Application Process
Qualified applicants should submit the following: a letter of application that specifically
addresses the above mentioned responsibilities and qualifications; a resume;
list of four references, including current position, relationship to applicant,
address, phone number and email address.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until
position is filled.
Send application materials to:
Tim M. Van Alstine
Director of Athletics
6801 N. Yates Road