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CURE International

Certified Athletic Trainer

CURE International
Santo Domingo, ---, Dominican Republic

Date Posted: 10/04/2012
Categories: Health Care
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

CURE International is seeking a Certified Athletic Trainer for our hospital in the Dominican Republic.  This position  would require relocation to Santo Domingo for a 1 year or 2 year time commitment.


Summary:  CURE has the opportunity to serve Major League Baseball (MLB) teams that have a presence in the Dominican Republic.  Our ability to work with MLB, offering a U.S. based medical care option, will also benefit Domincan families by allowing CURE to heal more children and have a wider reach across the nation.  We have an established hospital in Santo Domingo, with Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeons and an excellent nursing and medical staff.  


Requirements:  As a CURE Athletic Trainer, you will be able to recognize, manage and rehabilitate injuries to professional and amateur athletes. You will be a part of providing after practice and clinic coverage for Major League Baseball organizations on a regular basis. The Trainer will also be a liaison between the team and the hospital staff and orthopedic surgeons.

The right person will have completed his or her Bachelor's degree in a medical related field and be currently certified by the National Athletic Trainers Board Certification as an ATC.  Candidates must be licensed  for work within the United States, be fluent in both English and Spanish, and have an interest in living and working abroad.  Prior participation in training programs related to the ATC field is preferred.  Knowledge of developing country settings and/or previous cross-cultural experience is a plus.    

We are also looking for someone with an excellent ability to prioritize and problem solve.  Someone who has the ability to build and maintain relationships with people of diverse backgrounds.  The right person will be able to demonstrate a sincere commitment to the mission of CURE International as a whole, and to MLB as a part of CURE's vision in the Dominican Republic.   Ultimately, CURE is looking for someone that will be excited about CURE's mission to heal the sick and spread the Kingdom of God.