Program Director Athletic Training

Experience Requirement

Hold current BOC certification and be licensed to practice Athletic Training in Tennessee

Hold a Doctoral degree

Have a minimum of three years of clinical and academic experience

Previous experience as a program director is preferred


Athletic Training Program Director Job Description

Insure ongoing compliance with the CAATE standards

Supervise and evaluate Medical Director, staff, faculty, and preceptors

Monitor the curriculum and course offerings and determine the course schedules

Propose curriculum changes and move through the appropriate university channels

Develop and manage program budget

Direct the program’s annual reviews and self-studies

Develop and maintain records and other documents important to the program

Maintain student and program liability insurance

Ensure compliance with OSHA and technical standards

Review grading procedures and oversee student grievances

Preview university catalog, admissions material, and other public documents

Maintain appropriate student to faculty ratios

Perform duties in accordance with the philosophy, policies, and procedures of the program

Facilitate communication within the department and among the departments

Enforce program policies and procedures

Liaison between program and CHS Dean

Participate in professional development activities

Coordinate the admissions process into the professional phase of the program

Counsel and advise students regarding academic matters

Assure the availability of remedial instruction

Recommend to the CHS Dean immediate and long term needs of the program

Oversee the hiring/securing of faculty and clinical preceptors

Serve on university committees

All other duties as assigned by the CHS Dean