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Director of Sports Medicine

Company: Louisiana State University
Location: Alexandria
Posted on: September 12, 2020

Job Description:

All Job Postings will close at 12:01a.m. CST (1:01a.m. EST) on the specified Closing Date (if designated). If you close the browser or exit your application prior to submitting, the application progress will be saved as a draft. You will be able to access and complete the application through “My Draft Applications” located on your Candidate Home page. Job Posting Title: Director of Sports Medicine Position Type: Professional / Unclassified Department: LSUA Chancellor - Athletics (Adam Jonson (00044953)) Work Location: LSU - Alexandria Pay Grade: Professional Job Description: Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Provide athletic training services and sports performance services for the Department of Athletics and its designees. This includes attendance at practices, competitions and weight training as scheduled and needed. This may include away competitions.

Conduct initial assessments of student-athlete injuries or illnesses in order to provide emergency and/or continued care to determine whether the student-athlete should be referred to physicians for definitive diagnosis and treatment

Obtain and review annual screening of physical examinations for student-athletes. Refer student-athletes for further care arising from conditions indicated on physical examination

Apply protective or injury preventative devices such as tape, bandages or braces to body parts such as ankles, fingers or wrists

Accompany injured student-athletes to hospital and doctor appointments as necessary

Access and report to coaches and physicians the progress of recovering student-athletes

Collaborate with physicians to develop and implement comprehensive rehabilitation programs

Coordinate and schedule physical exams and medical referrals to determine ability to practice and compete

Work in conjunction with the coaching staff to ensure safety in design and implementation of fitness, nutrition and conditioning programs customized to meet individual student-athlete needs

Evaluate and recommend new techniques and equipment that would benefit the sports medicine program

Assist the Director of Athletics in the development of the sports medicine program budget as allotted by Director of Athletics

Oversee, when available, student workers and other sports medicine personnel

Advise student-athletes on proper use of equipment

Assist coaches in developing training programs and routines designed to improve the athletic performance of student-athletes

Educate and instruct student-athletes, staff and parents in the care and prevention of athletic injures

Obtain and review department insurance information annually. Communicate in writing and verbally with insurance representatives to schedule appointments and handle items related to filing and billing of claims

Maintain individual records for all varsity student-athletes, including physical exams, athletic injuries, physicians reports and other information pertinent to care and treatment of varsity athletic illnesses and injuries

Perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics

Required Minimum Qualifications

Degrees and education in specific fields of study applicable to position

Valid driver license

A background check will be required of the successful applicant

*IT IS A CLASS A MISDEMEANOR TO MISREPRESENT ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS

Additional Job Description: Special Instructions: The Director of Sports Medicine (& Performance) reports to the Director of Athletics and is responsible for planning and implementation of a comprehensive plan to provide quality care to all student-athletes within

the guidelines of the NAIA, Red River Athletic Conference (RRAC) and Louisiana State University Posting Date: August 3, 2020 Closing Date (Open Until Filled if No Date Specified): August 18, 2020 Additional Position Information: Background Check - An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.

Benefits - LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!

Essential Position (Y/N): No EEO Statement: LSU is committed to diversity and is an equal opportunity / equal access employer.

HCM Contact Information: Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed HR@lsu.edu

Posted 3 Days Ago

Full time

R00047793

About Us LSU includes institutions, facilities and programs in each of Louisiana’s 64 parishes, and its campuses stretch the length of the state from New Orleans to Shreveport. Each institution plays a vital role in preparing students to incorporate new knowledge and technologies into their daily lives. LSU researchers across Louisiana are working on developing a wide-range of innovations to improve quality of life by studying issues such as disease management, advance medical treatments, obesity, coastal protection, hurricane preparedness, energy, natural resource management and agriculture, among others. Louisiana’s Flagship University is a land-, sea- and space-grant institution with academic programs in all areas of science, engineering, humanities, arts and social sciences.

The University comprises of nine institutions:

Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College (“LSU”), the premier flagship university for the state, which include the Paul M. Hebert Law Center and the School of Veterinary Medicine

Louisiana State University at Eunice

Louisiana State University at Shreveport

LSU Health Sciences Center – New Orleans

LSU Health Science Center – Shreveport

The Health Care Services Division

Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Any other college, university, school, institution, or program now or hereafter under the supervision and management of the Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College

In implementing its mission, LSU is committed to:

Offering a broad array of undergraduate degree programs and extensive graduate research opportunities designed to attract and educate highly qualified undergraduate and graduate students;

Employing faculty who are excellent teacher-scholars, nationally competitive in research and creative activities, and who contribute to a world-class knowledge base that is transferable to educational, professional, cultural, and economic enterprises; and

Using its extensive resources to solve economic, environmental, and social challenges.

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