Duration: 9 Month, 2019-2020 School Year
Work Hours: Monday-Friday, variable hours depending on departmental needs
Punahou Athletics plays an integral role in the student experience. The philosophy of Punahou Athletics encourages student athletes, within the framework of the educational mission of the school, to be the best that they can be, to be the best team person and to be a true team player with the idea that this is what defines winning. The Athletics Department supports more than 120 teams in over 30 sports. Punahou’s athletic teams have enjoyed unparalleled success since the school was founded in 1841. The school also received notable recognition in Sport Illustrated as the top high school athletic program in the country. The coaching staff at Punahou School plays a significant role in the success of its’ Athletics program and the education of our students.
Punahou School is actively recruiting a part time Athletic Trainer! The athletic trainer is a member of an integrated team comprised of the athletic directors, coaches, team physicians, consulting physicians, school nurses, physical therapists, other health care professionals, teachers, school administrators, and other athletic trainers working in support of the mission of Punahou School and the goals of safe school-based athletics. Under the direction of the Athletic Directors and the Head Athletic Trainer, primary responsibilities include the development and execution of programs for the prevention of injury, recognition and evaluation of health status; injury management, treatment, triage, and rehabilitation of student athletes; organization and administration of program, including coordinating medical coverage for home events, and traveling with assigned teams; and education and counseling.
- Bachelor’s degree in athletic training, health, physical education or exercise science, or comparable field of study.
- Active State of Hawaii Athletic Trainer licensure through the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs.
- Two (2) years of experience in school-based athletic training.
- NATA BOC Athletic Trainer Certification.
- Current certification in first aid, CPR and AED and be qualified in blood borne pathogens.