Nashoba Brooks School is an independent school for boys and girls, age 3-Grade 3; Girls, Grades 4-8 with an enrollment of 280 and growing. The School is committed to personal excellence in academics, athletics and the arts within its mission of preparing students for “…a life of continuous learning, accomplishment, and leadership in a diverse and changing world.” We believe that diversity enriches and strengthens community and challenges individuals to become agents of change in creating a more fair and equitable world.
Nashoba Brooks School seeks candidates for the part-time position of Athletic Trainer. The athletic trainer reports to the School nurse and is responsible for providing athletic training coverage for Middle School students and back-up emergency medical support for Preschool-Grade 8 students participating in after-school programs. This a 10-month position with hours of 3:00-6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; hours will be adjusted to meet the needs of the program during times when School is not in session.
The athletic trainer will work directly with the School nurse and coaches in the after-school athletics program
to support students participating in after-school programs to:
● Provide coverage for after-school programs, including home events and practices.
● Provide first aid, including injury assessment, treatment, and monitoring in conjunction with the School nurse and students’ medical providers.
● Work closely with the School nurse to monitor and approve clearance of injured athletes as they prepare for return to engagement in the athletics program.
● Assist coaches in evaluating and implementing conditioning programs and methods.
● Maintain effective communication with students, parents, coaches, the School nurse, and outside medical providers as needed.
● Maintain a daily treatment log.
● Complete and file all necessary reports associated with athletic incidents or injuries.
● Coordinate the ordering of supplies related to athletic training of students and professional
development of coaches with regard to student health and safety.
● Monitor the safety of playing environments by regularly inspecting and monitoring equipment and environmental risks.
● Share professional development resources regarding athletic safety with coaches.
● Candidates must be certified by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association
● Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred
● Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to continuing education and professional development
The successful candidate will model integrity, curiosity, responsibility, creativity and respect for all persons, as well as a demonstrated commitment to advancing the School’s mission and core values of integrity, collaboration, inclusivity, empathy, and resilience.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, résumé, and three references to:
Janet Guertin-Moruzzi, School Nurse