McLeod Sports Medicine has an opening for a full-time Certified Athletic Trainer. The Athletic Trainer is responsible for daily practice and game coverage including management of injuries, organization and administration, implementation of sport performance programming, and record keeping. Additionally, the Athletic Trainer will have the opportunity to provide outreach services to club, city recreation, or collegiate teams as well.
The Athletic Trainer will be part of the sports medicine team following policies and procedures and working under the direction of our medical director. McLeod Sports Medicine employs a team of 15 athletic trainers. Athletic Trainer must be able to work in a team setting and work in a progressive atmosphere.
McLeod Sports Medicine is housed in a two-year old 25,000 square foot outpatient rehabilitation facility. Our orthopedic and sports therapy services are available for individuals with acute or chronic orthopedic and sports-related conditions. We employ six Physical Therapists, three Physical Therapy Assistants, and 15 Athletic Trainers. Our athletic training outreach program has contracts with public and private high schools, local colleges, and a summer collegiate baseball league. Additionally we have an active summer sports performance program.
Minimum of a B.S. or B.A. degree, with certification from the Board of Certification (BOC) for athletic trainers. Must be eligible for licensure in the state of South Carolina. CPR and AED certification also required.
Florence, South Carolina, United States
Founded in 1906, McLeod Health is a not-for-profit organization. Totally self-supporting, without need for local tax support, all revenues generated provide for overhead costs including employee expenses, debt service, purchase of technology, renovation, expansion, creation of new services, and, most importantly, maintaining the low-cost structure for which McLeod, is well known. McLeod's service area includes 12 counties with a population close to one million. Today, we continue as the Choice for Medical Excellence in northeastern South Carolina.