Athletics: Assistant Athletic Trainer

Job Posted: 9/5/2022
Job Type: Staff
Location: Jersey City, NJ

Assistant Athletic Trainer for Sports Medicine

Alliance University (AU) is a NCAA Division II institution and a member of the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) with an Athletic Department located in Jersey City, NJ. AU is looking to hire a highly and self-motivated Athletic Trainer who is professional, enthusiastic, and has a desire to work in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary environment. The successful candidate must have a dedicated life of faith as a Christian, with the expectations of working in a Christian College environment. The position is available immediately and functions during 11 months of each academic year.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Work under the direction and supervision of the Head Athletic Trainer in all aspects of the day-to-day operations of the Sports Medicine Department. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of its 12 NCAA Division II athletic teams. 
  • Willing to travel for practice and game coverage.  Evening and weekend hours required with some holiday hours as well.
  • Supervising athletic training students and student workers.
  • Maintaining up-to-date injury documentation and treatment records. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills. 
  • Strong organizational and time management skills. 
  • Ability to take direction, demonstrates good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work as a team member with the ability to motivate and work with students, peers, and supervisors.
  • Administration of other duties as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Candidates must be supportive of AU’s core values, statement of faith and lifestyle expectations. 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Athletic Training or closely related field.
  • BOC Certification.  
  • New York State licensed or eligible.  
  • New Jersey licensed or eligible.
  • CPR/AED certified.

Application Instructions:

Please include a cover letter, resume, statement of faith and a list of three references to Penny Foland, Head Athletic Trainer (

Applications will be accepted immediately and will continue until the position is filled.