Athletic Training Assistant

  • Atlanta United FC
  • Atlanta, GA, USA
  • 12 Oct, 2021
Full time Administration Coaching

Job Description

Atlanta United FC, Athletic Training Assistant - 2022 Season
Roles and Responsibilities
  • Change into Atlanta United F.C training gear upon arrival
  • Check in with head or assistant athletic trainers
  • Updates on the day’s schedule
  • Obtain assignments for the day
  • Assist with preparation of training or match
  • Assist with daily treatments and rehabilitation in the training room of injured players as assigned by head or assistant athletic trainer
  • Assist with daily treatment and pre-training preparation, taping and strapping as assigned by head or assistant athletic trainer
  • Assist with gym and correction/prevention strategies as assigned
  • Monitor time, form, and equipment needed if assigned to do so
  • Assist head and assistant athletic trainers during the training session or match
  • Assist with post-training treatments as assigned by head or assistant athletic trainer
  • Clean up of training room
  • Meet with head or assistant athletic trainer regarding 
    • Reflection and learning points 
    • Arrival time for next day 
    • Preparation and upcoming events 
    • Personal needs and educational update 
  • No phones out in the athletic training room or on the field (no social media!)
Qualifications and Education Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training; Master’s degree in health-related field preferred
  • Current NATA certification
  • Previous soccer experience recommended, but not required
Required Skills & Expectations
  • Licensing and Continued education
  • Maintain a valid and non-expired athletic training license in the state of GASatisfy all continuing education needs in order to maintain state licensure and national certification
  • All interactions with the athletes should be strictly professional

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.