Athletic Trainer

Job Description

About Us

Akron Children’s Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 800,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.


  1. To treat every child as we would our own
  2. To treat others as they would like to be treated
  3. To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Shift Information: On Call

M-F Days

This position will work as-needed (M-F days) to record study data in the Sports Medicine Clinic at our Beeghly Medical Park. This community-based clinical device trail involves follow-up from testing a coolant therapy among student athletes who experience a concussion.


Under the supervision/direction of the Clinical Research Project Coordinator, provides patient supervision, data entry, and basic triage for injured athletes participating in the TecTraum Protocool Research Study sponsored by TecTraum. The position is valid as long as the study is actively receiving participants.





Must be a licensed Athletic Trainer in the State of Ohio.  Must be N.A.T.A.-BOC certified A.T.C. Must be able to work as part of a team and interact with people in a friendly, supportive manner at all times.  Must have the ability to deal with a variety of situations and personalities.  Must be certified in BLS, specifically with Healthcare Provider Training and First Aid.  Bachelor’s Degree in Athletic Training, Sports Medicine, or other related field required.



Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

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