Requirements

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Certified by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Board of Certification (NATABOC)
  • Current first aid, CPR, and AED certification
  • 10+ years of experience working as a Health Professional or Certified Athletic Trainer in progressively responsible roles is strongly preferred
  • Experience in independent schools, especially Catholic schools, strongly preferred
  • Interest/experience in overall health and wellness of high school-aged students

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Demonstrates excellent verbal and written skills, as well as outstanding interpersonal skills with an ethnically and socioeconomically diverse student and parent population 
  • A clear commitment to the mission of the school as articulated in the Presentation Handbook
  • Demonstrates professionalism in working with all constituents (school employees, parents and students)
  • Strong organizational and management skills
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development for high school-age female student-athletes 
  • Working knowledge of computers and basic software programs (e.g. Google Docs, Excel, etc.)
  • Good role model with a demonstrated strong ethical foundation
  • Demonstrates excellent attendance and punctuality
  • Available and willing to work occasional co-curricular events outside of athletics
  • A commitment to the educational philosophy of Presentation High School and a willingness to be an active, enthusiastic member of the Presentation community

 

Physical Demands

The physical demands described below represent those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended, the California Fair Employment & Housing Act, and all other applicable laws, Presentation High School provides reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with disabilities. A qualified individual is a person who meets the skill, experience, education, or other requirements of the position and who can perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation. 

 

The Director of Health & Sports Performance must be able to: 

  • lift and/or carry 50 pounds. 
  • sit, stand, walk, climb stairs or ladder, reach, perform repetitive hand motions, hear, and speak. 
  • spend considerable time at a desk using a computer terminal and around campus at athletic facilities.
  • provide daily coverage in the training room starting during the lunch period.
  • work non-traditional workdays (nights, Saturdays, holidays).
  • work with frequent interruptions.

Work Environment

Mixture of desk work and student-athlete treatment in the athletic training room space as well as practice and event coverage at athletic facilities both on and off-campus. 

 

EEO Statement:

Presentation High School is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and inclusion and, in this spirit, particularly welcomes applications from women, persons of color, and members of historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected category in accordance with applicable law. The school will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability.