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Athletic Training Internship

2018 Penn FC Athletic Training Internship

In conjunction with Select Physical Therapy



Penn FC is offering a summer Athletic Training internship/shadowing opportunity for the 2018 season.  The internship will be managed by the team’s Athletic Trainer and will be in conjunction with the contracted Athletic Training Services Company, Select Physical Therapy.


The internship will run from June 1st 2018 to July 31st 2018 and is not paid. The intern is permitted to start earlier and go later than the previously stated dates if their schedule allows.   The intern is responsible for all housing and costs.  The intern will report to the Athletic Trainer and only perform their internship in direct supervision by a Select Physical Therapy Athletic Trainer.  The intern will be required to attend practices and home games and must provide their own transportation to all practices and events.   Practices and Games will occur at City Island.  There will be 5 home games.  Practices are subject to change of venue.  Typical practice times are from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm daily Monday through Friday.  Practices can vary in how many days per week they occur.  Online compliance training through Select Medical will be required to begin the internship.


Duties will include but are not limited to pre-practice and game water and ice setup, stretching, taping, first aid, basic therapeutic exercise, basic injury care, etc.  Duties will be dependent upon the interns completed coursework. All duties will be under the direction of the athletic trainer and the standing order with the supervising physician.


The applicant must meet the following requirements to be considered:

  • At least Junior+ Level undergraduate student
  • Enrolled in (or graduated from) and in good standing in an ATEP that is a CAATE program
  • CPR and AED Certified(must provide photo copy)
  • Provide a resume
  • Two references(one academic, one preceptor)
  • Provide transcripts verifying level of courses completed
  • Must submit all materials to the Athletic Trainer by May 1st 2018


Materials will be reviewed and interviews will take place between May 4th and May 8th 2018.  The internship will be awarded by May 8th 2018.  Interviews will be performed either in person or via video conference (Skype).


Application materials should be emailed to Jeff Hutton in one email at jahutton@selectmedical.com

Additional questions should also be sent to Jeff Hutton.