Assistant Athletic Trainer

Ball State University

Muncie, IN

ID: 7092976 (Ref.No. BSU29214)
Posted: January 27, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Perform duties as assigned with the health care program and as directed by the Head Athletic Trainer.

Job Function:

Perform duties as assigned with the health care program and as directed by the Head Athletic Trainer.

Minimum Education:

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university by date of appointment; NATA certification; Indiana Athletic Trainer State License or eligible for licensure.

Preferred Education:

Master’s degree from an accredited college or university. 

Minimum Experience:

At least two years of related experience.

Preferred Experience:

At least three years of related experience.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Make recommendations for the coordination the day-to-day operations of the health care program for Intercollegiate Athletics.
  • Serve as the athletic trainer and have direct supervision for one or more sports, as necessary on a daily basis, as assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer.
  • Evaluate injuries and make physician referral decisions for assigned sports.
  • Design and implement, in coordination with the team physician, all rehabilitation and therapeutic programs for assigned sports.
  • Work in conjunction with other members of the athletic training staff, to supervise the athletic training graduate assistants; supervise students in the athletic training major.
  • Provide athletic training services to assigned sport, including travel and coverage for home/away events.

  • Coordinate with the Strength and Conditioning Coach regarding programs for injured and rehabilitating athletes.
  • Show commitment to and responsibility for, adherence to all rules and regulations of Ball State University, the Mid-American Conference and the NCAA.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Provide athletic training services to assigned sport, including travel and coverage for home/away events.



At Ball State University, we recognize inclusive excellence as an integral endeavor to fulfill our University’s mission and our strategic plan. We recruit, support, and retain a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff. We encourage and reward diversity of thought. We promote a work environment that encourages and rewards innovation and creativity. We pledge to keep Inclusive Excellence at the highest level of institutional importance and as a foundation in all that we strive to do. Our over-arching goal for Inclusive Excellence is to adopt a university-wide Inclusive Excellence approach to academic, administrative support, and service functions of the university. We believe Inclusive Excellence must be infused in every step we take.