Assistant Athletic Trainer

Immediate supervisor:  Head Athletic Trainer

Nature of duties:

Kalamazoo College in Kalamazoo, MI, an NCAA Division III, liberal arts institution in the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association, is seeking to fill a position as Assistant Athletic Trainer.  Kalamazoo College sponsors 18 varsity sports with approximately 350 athletes including football.  The Assistant Athletic Trainer position is responsible for assisting in coordinating and administering the delivery of sports medicine services to all athletes including, but not limited to: injury prevention, evaluation, management, and treatment of athletic injuries, short-term and long-term rehabilitation of athletic injuries, education and counseling of student-athletes, and athletics related health care administration in consultation with and under the supervision of the team Physician(s) and other qualified medical personnel.  Additional responsibilities include supervision of 1 graduate student and student interns; teaching courses in the PE Department and administrative duties as assigned by the athletic director.


This position requires a Master’s degree and NATA-BOC certification with two (2) years of collegiate athletic training experience including collision sports, Michigan licensure or be eligible for Michigan licensure, and the ability to work non-traditional hours including nights and weekends.

Primary consideration will be given to applications received before April 1, 2020. Later submissions will be reviewed as needed until the position is filled.

Kalamazoo College is a selective, nationally known liberal arts college offering students a personalized, integrated undergraduate experience known as the K-Plan that interweaves a traditional liberal arts curriculum with individualized research and experiential educational experiences in both domestic and international settings. Founded in 1833, Kalamazoo College is one of 40 dynamic Colleges That Change Lives, a group of 40 colleges that excel at developing potential, values and initiative, and provide the foundation for success beyond college. The campus is located midway between Chicago and Detroit in Kalamazoo, Michigan, a metropolitan community of 225,000 that supports four college and university campuses along with numerous civic arts and cultural associations. Thirty-five miles from Lake Michigan, the area offers many opportunities for outdoor activities.

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