Desert Orthopedics, of Praxis Health, is seeking an experienced Athletic Trainer who will be responsible for providing athletic training services in a full school year position. The duties of the athletic trainer include, but are not limited to, prevention of athletic injuries, recognition, evaluation, and immediate care of athletic injuries, rehabilitation and reconditioning of athletic injuries, health care administration, and professional development and responsibility as specified in the Domains of the NATA Certified Athletic Trainer. The athletic trainer serves as a liaison between physicians, coaches, athletes, and parents. The athletic trainer ensures that players participate only when physically able and that any physician instructions are understood and followed. The athletic trainer will coordinate with the Activities/Athletic Director to ensure that the athletic trainer will attend to the athletic training room and all required events.
Travel: Must travel with school to different cities for games
Essential Job Functions:
In cooperation with the principal, the Activities/Athletics Director, athletic trainer must:
Athletic Trainer Job Responsibilities:
Education and/or Experience:
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While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
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