Francis Marion (Collegiate) – Athletic Trainer Certified
Come join our McLeod Sports Medicine Team in Sunny South Carolina!
Florence, South Carolina offers a growing community, artsy environment, thriving downtown and monthly community events.
- Florence is halfway between Washington, D.C., and Orlando, Florida. Florence is also the halfway point between New York City and Miami, Florida. Florence is located just an hour or so from Myrtle Beach and two hours from Charleston, is about 2 hours from Charlotte, NC and a day trip away from Asheville, NC and Savannah, GA. Need to catch a flight somewhere? No problem, Florence makes it easy with an airport right here in our city.
- Florence has a southern flavor that’s second to none. With more than 300 restaurants, mainly locally owned, there’s tons of this southern flavor to choose from such as fresh caught catfish tacos, zesty pulled pork barbecue, shrimp and grits, and not to mention the made-from-scratch 12-layer cakes.
- There are lots of activities to do outdoors. Florence has a rail-trail system that travels 43.6 miles connecting parks, cultural features, and historical sites along the way. Golf is another local favorite. Be sure to visit our brand-new soccer and tennis complex. We recently just finished Carolina Bank Field, a brand-new baseball facility for the semi-pro Florence Flamingos. Florence offers health & fitness centers, including the McLeod Health and Fitness center. Want to be immersed in nature? Check! Florence is located near many state parks and national parks within in South Carolina.
- In addition to outdoor activities, the Florence Community offers many opportunities for networking and meeting others. Florence after Five, Young Professionals of Florence, local farmers markets, local arts/cultural events that take place throughout the year including those through the Performing Arts Center happen right here in our community.
McLeod Sports Medicine
** $5,000 Sign-On Bonus and Relocation Assistance Available**
McLeod Sports Medicine has an opening for a full-time Certified Athletic Trainer with a local university (no teaching duties). The Athletic Trainer is responsible for daily practice and game coverage including management of injuries, organization and administration, implementation of sport performance programming, and record keeping. The Athletic trainer acts as a liaison between family physicians and specialists, the school district, athletes and their parents. Additionally, the Athletic Trainer will have the opportunity to provide outreach services to club, city recreation, or collegiate teams as well. The Athletic Trainer will be part of the McLeod sports medicine team following policies and procedures and working under the direction of our medical director. Athletic Trainer must be able to work in a team setting and work in a progressive atmosphere. Department Description McLeod Sports Medicine is housed in an eight-year-old 25,000 square foot outpatient rehabilitation facility. Our orthopedic and sports therapy services are available for individuals with acute or chronic orthopedic and sports-related conditions. We employ seven Physical Therapists, four Physical Therapy Assistants, and 31 Certified Athletic Trainers. Our athletic training outreach program works with public and private high schools, local colleges, local parks and recreation programs, summer collegiate baseball league, and more. Additionally, we have an active year-long sports performance program.
Minimum of a B.S. or B.A. degree, with certification from the Board of Certification (BOC) for athletic trainers. Must be eligible for licensure in the state of South Carolina. CPR and AED certification also required.
Florence, SC, United States