Athletics - Intern Athletic Trainer

The Department of Athletics is seeking a highly motivated professional for a position of Intern Athletic Trainer.

Bradley University is a distinctive, medium-size, comprehensive private institution of higher learning.  The University is located on an 85-acre campus in Peoria, the largest metropolitan area in Central Illinois.  With 5,000 undergraduate and 800 graduate students, Bradley offers the opportunities and choices of a larger university (with 90 programs in five colleges, including the traditional sciences plus a graduate school) and the quality, personal attention, and challenge of a small private college.  Bradley is rich in tradition and full of promise to become one of the nation’s best comprehensive universities. For additional information visit and

This part-time, ten-month, non-exempt, non-benefit eligible position will coordinate medical care and comprehensive athletic training services and coverage, for assigned sports;  maintain comprehensive records of athletic injuries and treatments, formulate effective therapeutic treatment and rehabilitation plans; make referrals to interact regularly with team physicians, coaching, and administrative staff.

A Bachelor’s degree is required.  NATA/BOC certification and current CPR/AED Certification is required and candidates must be eligible for an Illinois state license.  The successful candidate must possess excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills and demonstrate sensitivity to cultural differences.  Proficiency with computer applications; general office software and knowledge of and adherence to NCAA, Missouri Valley Conference rules and regulations as well as a willingness to embrace and model the mission and core values of Bradley Athletics are required.  Must be willing and able to work irregular hours and weekends.

To ensure full consideration, qualified candidates should submit a cover letter addressing their philosophy and goals as an intern athletic trainer, a resume and complete contact information for three professional references electronically to with subject line: Intern Athletic Trainer.  

Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a criminal background check.

A confidential review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. 

Bradley University is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer.  The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting quality candidates from underrepresented groups.