Jobs

  • Head of Academy Football Science & Medicine - Hibernian Football Club, Closing 31st March

    We are looking to recruit an experienced, committed, knowledgeable and highly motivated physiotherapist to undertake the full-time role of Head of Academy Football Science & Medicine. The successful candidate will have experience working within performance sport and will have a clear understanding of athletic development in the adolescent football player.

    Reporting in the first instance to the Head of Football Science and Medicine the post holder will have a specific responsibility, as part of the academy management team, leading the design, planning and delivery of a cohesive systematic provision of sports medicine and science across all aspects of the academy football operation, ensuring that the department attains all criteria for Academy status as part of ‘Project Brave.’ Alongside a lead clinical role in the provision of physiotherapy services to the development squad, you will also support the delivery to the 1st Team and oversee the Academy physiotherapy service.

    In conjunction with colleagues from the Performance Department you will work to ensure that players at all levels of the academy are appropriately supported to optimise their performance in training and competition.

    PERSON SPECIFICATION

    Qualifications (Essential):

    BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy (2:1 min)

    MSc in Strength & Conditioning, Sport Physiotherapy, Sports & Exercise Medicine or equivalent (at the latest to be completed by the end of 2017 academic year)

    AREA First Aid Qualification/Equivalent

    CSP/HCPC Registered

    Qualifications/Training (Desirable):

    Membership of ACPSEM (Bronze, Silver or Gold)

    AACP Accredited

    Sports Massage/Soft Tissue Therapy Qualification(s)/Skills

    IASTM Trained/Skills

    Demonstrate an understanding of kinetic control principles.

    If you are interested in the role, please contact fstark@hibernianfc.co.uk for a more detailed job description.

    Please apply with a covering letter (no more than 1 side of A4) stating your reasons for applying and the unique qualities you can bring to the role. In addition, please include an up-to-date CV (no more than 2 sides of A4).

    Please send your application to nring@hibernianfc.co.uk by 1pm on Friday 31st March 2017.

    Only applicants short listed for interview will be contacted.

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  • Chartered Physiotherapist – Casual - Manchester United Foundation - Closing 9th April

    We have an exciting new opportunity for the casual position of a Physiotherapist within our Regional Talent Club. The main responsibility of this role will be to deliver physiotherapy services to all players involved in the Girls’ Regional Talent Club.  Promote and protect the health and wellbeing of all girls within the centre.  Work within the Code of Conduct and Good Practice of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.

    The successful candidate will have relevant experience. With a keen interest in sport, the candidate should possess a dynamic personality, excellent communication skills with the ability to work with key partners and to develop good relationships with players, parents and delivery staff. Applicant will have a Current Physiotherapy Degree and the Basic First Aid for Sport Certificate.

    Due to this post being in regulated activity, the potential employee will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check at the appropriate level. It is a criminal offence for a barred person to attempt to engage with vulnerable groups.

    To apply, please click here

     “Manchester United Foundation is an Equal Opportunities Employer and recognises the importance of safeguarding children and vulnerable adults in our work place.”

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  • Part-Time Physiotherapist - Athletics - Closing 30th April

    Momentum Sports is an athletics coaching company that has been in existence for 17 years.

    We are looking for a motivated experienced sports physiotherapist, ideally with a background in athletics or elite sport, to continue the rapid expansion we have experienced in the last few years, to work at Kingsmeadow Stadium in Kingston-upon-Thames with our group of experienced athletes.

    The successful applicant will be working with all the athletes we currently coach, with particular concentration on the most elite ones - with, where possible, the emphasis being on the prevention of future injuries, as opposed to treating athletes after they've become injured. This involves working within a team of coaches, sports masseurs and athletes to try to ensure the best possible outcomes and elite level performances.

    Generally, the sessions take place on a Tuesday and Thursday evening (6.30 - 8.30) - but there is scope for more hours work in the course of the week as we continue to grow.

    Pay will be based upon experience and further qualifications. If you require more information, please just ask.

    This is an opportunity to work with some very dedicated athletes in the sporting arena with a team of highly experienced athletics coaches.

    Job Type: Part-time

    To apply please send your CV to richardholt@momentumsports.co.uk

  • Physiotherapist - Boathouse Physiotherapy Ltd, Berkshire - Closing 30th April

    Boathouse Physiotherapy Ltd has an opportunity for an experienced self-employed physiotherapist to join our highly professional and very busy team for 3 days per week in the lovely riverside setting of Pangbourne Berkshire

    We are a busy well established clinic, within a GP surgery with NHS physiotherapy care and also receive referrals from all major insurance providers. This means our Physiotherapists treat a diverse and exciting variety of patients.

    The ideal Physiotherapist will be self-motivated, hardworking and organised, with a passion for providing high quality clinical care within our team.

    Applicants must be qualified for at least five years and ideally have three years of MSK experience. We have a well-established CPD programme available and excellent remuneration.

    You will be expected to use electronic notes and ideally we would require

    Qualification and registration as a chartered physiotherapist
    HCPC and CSP registration
    Flexibility towards work schedules and holiday cover
    Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    Experience treating MSK conditions and sports injuries

    Desirable:
    Qualification in Acupuncture and AACP registered

    Hours may be flexible on further discussion. Ideally, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday

    Due to the requirements of this role and the responsibilities assigned to the post holder, successful applicants will undergo a screening process that will include an Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure.

    For more information call 0118 976 7189. To apply please send CV to: BoathousePhysiotherapy@outlook.com

  • Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist - The Regency Clinic, Cheltenham - Closing 28th April

    We are looking for a motivated Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist to join our friendly team. The Regency Clinic is a multidisciplinary practice, housing physiotherapists, chiropractors, sports therapists, an osteopath, Pilates/yoga instructors, podiatrist/chiropodist, and others. We have an in-house x-ray machine, and our podiatrist operates a portable diagnostic ultrasound machine for quick diagnosis where needed. Our clinical ethos is based on finding the root cause of symptoms to provide long term relief and promote healthy living.

    The role is offered on a self-employed, part-time basis with around 20-30 hours a week (covering day, evening and Saturday morning hours). Full admin support is provided for booking and billing of patients.

    The right candidate must have previous experience working in private practice and possess solid clinical reasoning and manual therapy skills.  They must have current HCPC registration and a minimum of 4 years post graduate experience, including a good level of post graduate training.  Experience with running injuries would be desirable to take over a well-established workload, but not essential.

    Work duties include:
    Delivery high quality care to patients and monitoring standards
    Accurate recording and maintenance of clinical records
    CPD compliance as per CSP standards
    Referral of patients to local specialists, and/or imaging centre (where applicable)

    Start Date: 18th April  2017

    Please send your CV and covering letter to Fru Grace, fru@regency-clinic.co.uk or call 01242 222111 for further information.

  • Chartered Physiotherapist - Five Valleys Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic, Stroud, Gloucestershire

    We are looking for a dynamic and motivated Physiotherapist/Sports Physiotherapist for our new satellite clinic in Gloucester.  You will be amongst a team of highly skilled therapists providing assessments and treatment to a wide range of people including elite sports men and women.

    Essential Requirements:

    Have a minimum of 3 years post graduate experience with at least 2 years in a musculo-skeletal setting.

    Demonstrate ADVANCED clinical skills to provide a high-level of clinical service

    Knowledge and experience should be underpinned with extensive post graduate training

    Demonstrate a strong use of manual therapy

    To be driven in delivering a gold standard service

    Flexibility to work days and evenings and Saturdays

    Advantageous:

    Registered with the AACP

    Have a sports massage qualification

    A post graduate qualification would be beneficial

    Hours Required: 12-16 hrs per week

    Start Date: April 2017

    Location:           

    Five Valleys Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 4UB

    Anyone interested should send a covering letter and CV to geofftwinning@physiofive.co.uk or you can ring the clinic on 01453 755948 for further information.

    Closing date: Rolling interviews will be given for successful candidates meeting our selection criteria.

  • Ironman - Sports Masseurs Required - Closing 1st April

    ‘IRONMAN is the No.1 user-based sports brand in the world and has been a respected name in triathlon since its inception in 1978.’

    We are looking for enthusiastic sports masseurs to support the Ironman UK & Ireland Tour for 2107 for any of the following dates:

    Ironman 70.3 Staffordshire: Sunday 18th June
    Ironman 70.3 UK Exmoor: Sunday 25th June
    Ironman UK Bolton: Sunday 16th July
    Ironman Wales: Sunday 10th Sept
    Ironman 70.3 Weymouth: Sunday 17th Septome

    We welcome qualified therapists qualified or studying; sports therapy, sports massage, physiotherapy, osteopathy, chiropractic's or holistic
    therapy to work in teams providing post race massage to the athletes.

    Payment for time and up to 10 CPD accredited hours are available,
    with the opportunity to experience and enjoy the Ironman experience with spectators and staff.

    Requirements:
    Experience in post event sports massage
    Equipped with massage table, towels and mediums
    A understanding of triathlons (not essential)

    Opportunity to earn further income on Friday and Saturday prior to the
    main event is also available, please enquire for further details.

    For more information contact:

    Massage Team Leader: Miss Caroline Storey
    Tel: 07840064132
    Email: cssportstherapy@yahoo.co.uk