Ransom Everglades School is seeking applications for a full time Head Athletic Trainer, beginning in July 2019. In addition to serving as a member of the athletic administrative team, the Head Athletic Trainer will coordinate all aspects of the Ransom Everglades athletic training program. This includes overseeing injury prevention, evaluation, management, and treatment of athletic injuries for all Ransom Everglades sports teams. The Head Athletic Trainer will ensure compliance with appropriate local, state and federal laws, guidelines and NATA best practices. Additional duties assigned will depend on the experience of the successful candidate but may include teaching life saving skills in our physical education department and/ or coaching a winter sport. Candidates with experience in basketball or soccer and who can contribute to the distinctiveness of the Ransom Everglades community are especially encouraged to apply.
The successful candidate will: be NATA Board Certified; possess current licensure to perform the duties of a certified ATC in the state of Florida; hold or be willing to obtain certification to teach CPR, AED & First Aid classes; have at least 3 years of full time experience as an ATC, independent school experience is preferred; hold a Bachelor’s degree in a related field, Master’s degree is strongly preferred.
The mission of Ransom Everglades School is to provide an educational environment in which the pursuit of honor, academic excellence, and intellectual growth is complemented by concern for the physical, cultural, and character development of each student. The school provides rigorous college preparation that promotes the student’s sense of identity, community, personal integrity, and values for a productive and satisfying life, and prepares the student to lead and contribute to society.
Candidates should email a completed application (found on the school's employment web page), a cover letter, a CV, and unofficial transcript to firstname.lastname@example.org. Finalists will be asked to submit at least three professional references. For more information about Ransom Everglades School, see our website: www.ransomeverglades.org
About Ransom Everglades School
Founded in 1903, Ransom Everglades School is an independent, co-ed, grade 6-12 school of 1,084 students in Miami, Florida. The school is located on two campuses, on of which sits on the shore of Biscayne Bay. Proud of a tradition of academic excellence, the school is also characterized by a robust athletics program including 76 teams in 17 different sports, thriving visual and performing arts programs, and an historic, mission-driven commitment to community service.