Ave Maria University

Position Posting


Ave Maria University is currently accepting applications for a full-time athletic trainer position.
Ave Maria University currently has 4 certified full-time athletic trainers on staff and is seeking to fill the fifth position. Reporting to the Director of Sports Medicine, this position will assist the Sports Medicine Department to provide medical coverage to 15 varsity NAIA sports, with their main sport coverage to be determined. The duties of this position will include, but are not limited to, providing prevention and care of injuries, development and implementation of rehabilitation programs, maintaining medical records including documentation of injuries and treatments, scheduling medical appointments, providing injury/status reports to coaches, sport coverage for practice and games which may require travel, and assisting with drug testing.

Job Requirements

·       Master’s or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited, professional Athletic Training program required

·       Minimum of 2 years of experience

·       BOC certification

·       Florida licensure (be in good standing or able to obtain)

·       Current certification in CPR/First Aid/AED

Preference given to those applicants with collegiate experience. Candidate must be detail orientated, have good communication skills, a positive work ethic, and the ability to work well with other staff. Our priority will be to hire individuals who respect and are able to represent the mission of the Athletic Department and Ave Maria University.

Ave Maria University is dedicated to the formation of joyful, intentional disciples of Jesus Christ through Word and Sacrament, scholarship and service, and the successful candidate must embrace and advance the Catholic mission.

Ave Maria University does not discriminate in employment opportunities, practices or the terms and conditions of employment based on race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

If selected, a background screening and drug test will be conducted.

Application Instructions:

We require electronic application to our online talent management site.

Please attach your cover letter, resume, and list of at least 3 references with their contact information to the attention of:

Victoria Holmes, MS, LAT, ATC

Director of Sports Medicine

Ave Maria University

Have your requested application materials ready and then complete the application and upload your documents by clicking on this URL:



About Ave Maria University

Ave Maria University is a Catholic, liberal arts institution of higher learning devoted to Mary the Mother of God, inspired by St. John Paul II and Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, and dedicated to the formation of joyful, intentional disciples of Jesus Christ through Word and Sacrament, scholarship and service.”