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Avera St Luke's-Therapy Center

Athletic Trainer - PRN, Groton, SD

Avera St Luke's-Therapy Center

Location:Groton, SD, 57445

Job Description

Join the team at Avera!

Award Winning Health Care: Avera has been named among the nations 15 Top Health Systems, Forbes list of Americas Best-in-State Employers and Level 10 Most Wired Health Care Organization by CHIME.

Culture: Be part of a multidisciplinary team built on teamwork, with compassion and the goal of Moving Health Forward for you and our patients. Work where you matter.

You Belong at Avera: Competitive pay, various shifts to fit your lifestyle and opportunities for career growth.

Avera St. Lukes-Therapy Center is seeking an Athletic Trainer!

Position Highlights:

  • Positive Work Environment:Be part of an organization where we practice the mission in our daily operations and demonstrate our pride by delivering excellent care.
  • Career Growth: Great opportunity to obtain healthcare experience for those that are looking to further their education in healthcare or be involved in an ever-changing career with upward mobility.
  • Job Satisfaction: Each day you will positively impact each patient you serve.

Job Summary

  • The Athletic Trainer is accountable for providing care, treatment, and assessment of athletic injuries for individuals adolescent to geriatric.
  • Provides patients, clients, and athletes with individual programs tailored to the needs, wants, and desires of each individual; based on their health history, test results, and fitness goals.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of principles of growth and development and possesses the ability to respond to specific issues and data reflective of the patient/customers status.
  • Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care for the population served in the department.
  • Work with Manager of Integrated Therapy Services in planning, evaluating, and integrating new programs within the Avera Human Performance Center.

Education and/or Experience

  • Bachelors Degree is required.
  • 0-6 months of experience is required.
  • 1-2 years of experience is preferred.


  • BOC National Athletic Training Certification is required.
  • South Dakota Athletic Trainer License issued by the SD Board of Medical & Osteopathic Examiners is required.
  • BLS (Basic Life Support) is required.
  • ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) is preferred.

Work Schedule

  • Varied shifts as needed; PRN


The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience.

  • $23.75 - $36.00

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