Athletic Training Intern

Posted on December 11th, 2018 by Travis Dix

Averett University is seeking applicants for a six-month internship (paid part time nonexempt temporary position). Sports assignment may include baseball, softball, men’s and women’s lacrosse.  Duties include travel, providing prevention and care for assigned teams, medical documentation, assisting in supervision of the athletic training room operations, communicating with coaches and team physicians, and other duties assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer.

  • Start date January 1, 2019. End date May 10,2019


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited athletic training program NATABOC Certification,
  • current CPR, AED & First Aid Certification,
  • eligible for state licensure
  • Playing or coaching experience at the college, university or professional level.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • A proven record of integrity, high principles and demonstrated skill

Additional Preferred

  • Master’s Degree

Travel and ADA related information:

  • Ability to life up to 50 pounds with frequent lifting/carrying of objects
  • Requires standing and/or walking more than 4 hours a day. Reaching, climbing stairs, squatting, kneeling, and moving equipment and furniture may be required.
  • Work may involve exposure to environmental elements such as extreme temperatures, wind, rain/snow, odors
  • Occasional Travel with teams.

May work irregular hours including some evenings and weekends.

If the intern is going to drive on behalf of Averett, they have to have a clean driving record and meet the University’s standards for becoming an authorized driver

Submit Letter of Interest, Current Resume/Curriculum Vitae (CV), and 3 Professional References to:

Head Athletic Trainer
Averett University
420 West Main Street
Danville, VA 24541

Email address:

Please note:

  • Background checks are required for all positions.
  • An applicant must have an unrestricted right to work in the U.S.
  • Averett University’s policies, programs,and activities, including hiring practices, comply with federal and state laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity or expression and veteran status.

Averett University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and an Employer of National Service. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply.