The Manager of the U18 Sports Medicine program is responsible for the coordination of athletic trainers in the community schools, community events, tournaments, and educational offerings to local sports organizations. This position requires a bachelors degree, and a national certification from the BOC in athletic training and licensure under the state of Florida as an athletic trainer. This person must also be CPR certified. Preferred but not required to have a - sports management, marketing, and/or business background in the field of sports medicine 1. Oversee the contracted U18 Sports Medicine athletic training staff assigned to work at local schools, sports tournaments or events and sports organizations. This will encompass creating and adjusting staff schedules, rounding on staff to ensure quality and expectations are met and ensuring staff requirements such as professional liability insurance, certifications, licensures, background checks and additional paperwork are up to date. Also, coordinate continual educational activities and training to ensure staff is current on best practices. 2. Oversee all contracts associated with the U18 athletic training staff to ensure contracts are current and in place prior to athletic training staff working an event. 3. Oversee and ensure all invoices and expenses associated with the athletic trainers activities are up to date and properly tracked. Ability to track revenue and expenses for all activities associated with the athletic training staff. 4. Organize the athletic trainers staff schedules for tournaments and events in partnership with tournament and or event coordinator 5. Participate in community coaches clinics and injury prevention community educational events. 6. Work alongside director and business development specialist for U18 to assist with marketing and community events to help promote the U18 brand along with participating in special projects and assignments Education: Bachelor's Degree. Licensure, Certification and Registration: Licensed in the state of Florida as an athletic trainer and certified as an athletic trainer by the Board of Certification or BOC. Complexity of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, effective communication skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Personal Protective Equipment: Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required. Required Work Experience: 2 years experience as an athletic trainer or related field. Disclaimer: This job description is not intended, nor should it be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.Experience
Education: Bachelor's Degree.
Licensure, Certification and Registration: Licensed in the state of Florida as an athletic trainer and certified as an athletic trainer by the Board of Certification or BOC.
Complexity of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, effective communication skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Personal Protective Equipment: Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Required Work Experience: 2 years experience as an athletic trainer or related field.Organizational Profile:
Joe DiMaggio himself helped celebrate the opening of the first Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital back in 1992. Today, the freestanding Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital is one of the region's leading pediatric hospitals, offering a comprehensive scope of healthcare services and programs in a child-friendly atmosphere. A full-service, 226-bed hospital, we treat minor illnesses, trauma-related accidents and some of the most complex medical conditions.
Today, in its 25th year, the hospital now has the unique distinction of being the first – and only – pediatric hospital in the world to be designated as person-centered organization by Planetree. We are one of only four children’s hospitals in Florida that performs pediatric heart transplants, and one of just a handful worldwide offering extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO).
- Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Heart Institute, which has performed 21 pediatric transplant surgeries
- Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
- Cleft and Craniofacial Center
- Cystic Fibrosis, Pulmonary and Sleep Center
- Emergency Department and Trauma Center
- Pediatric Endocrinology
- General and Thoracic Surgery
- Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
- Pediatric Hypertension and Nephrology
- Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Wasie Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
- [U18] Sports Medicine Program for young athletes
- Outpatient services
- Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital has been named a Broward Family Favorite by Broward Family Life magazine as a Favorite Pediatric Hospital, and has been honored by US News & World Report as a Best Children’s Hospital for Cardiology and Heart Surgery, Orthopedics and Urology.
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Location/Region: Hollywood, FL