2016 Harrisburg City Islanders Athletic Training Internship
In conjunction with Select Physical Therapy
The Harrisburg City Islanders are offering a summer Athletic Training internship/shadowing opportunity for the 2016 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 Medical.
The internship will run from June 1st 2015 to July 31st 2016 and is not paid. The internist is responsible for all housing and costs. The internist will report to the Athletic Trainer and only perform their internship in direct supervision by a Select Medical Athletic Trainer. The internist will be required to attend practices and home games and must provide their own transportation to all practices and events. Practices will occur at Central Dauphin Middle School and games will occur at City Island and Lancaster. There will be 5 home games. Practices are subject to change of venue. Typical practice times are from 9 am to 12 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. 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 2015
Materials will be reviewed and interviews will take place between May 4th and May 8th 2015. The internship will be awarded by May 8th 2015. Interviews will be performed either in person or via video conference (Skype).
All materials and questions should be directed at Jeff Hutton via email to: Jhuttonatc@gmail.com
For more information about the Harrisburg City Islanders please visit cityislanders.com