Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Athletic Trainer

Akron, Ohio

Job Description

Shift Information: Day Job

This is a part time (20 hours per week) opportunity within the Akron Public School System.


  • Provides direct patient care including ongoing assessment, treatment, rehabilitation, conditioning, prevention and education. 
  • Provides instruction and assistance to patients and the families as appropriate. 
  • Communicates with physicians, coaches and health professionals regarding patient care and coordination of services and other needs as indicated. 
  • Provides written documentation according to departmental standards. 
  • Works with and provides guidance to students and unlicensed personnel. 
  • Seeks educational opportunities to further professional development. 
  • Fosters enhanced awareness/understanding of athletic training, sports medicine, and clinic/hospital programs to the department, hospital, schools and other community organizations. 
  • Participates in departmental research and educational programs.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.


  • Bachelors degree required.
  • Minimum of three (3) years experience required. 
  • Certified by the National Athletic Training Association. 
  • Licensed by the Ohio OT/PT/ AT Board. 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills required.


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