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  • Junior Academy Physiotherapist - Saracens RFC - Closing 12th May

    An exciting opportunity has become available to join the physiotherapy department at Saracens RFC. We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated physiotherapist to manage our junior academy players aged 15-18.

    The successful candidate must be reliable and professional; they will work at both the training ground and off site, providing assessment and treatment to selected players. They will need to demonstrate excellent communication skills to collaborate with other health care professionals and coaches involved with the academy pathway. The position is overseen by the senior academy physiotherapist and support and opportunities are readily available for one to one sessions and to attend regular in-service training in helping to assist their development and meet their needs.

    Key Responsibilities:

    Provide evidence based assessment, treatment and rehabilitation programmes for injured academy players.

    Organise and manage a patient caseload enabling weekly contacts with England Academy Players.

    Provide pitch side medical care for all academy games including camps and tours.

    Liaise and communicate effectively with all key stake holders involved in the management/rehabilitation of a player and their injuries.

    Report back weekly to Academy staff with updates on all injured players.

    Audit and assess injury data to drive change within the programme especially in respect to injury prevention and athletic development.

    Ability to work irregular, unsociable and flexible hours including evenings and weekends.

    Essential Attributes:

    BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy.

    Member of CSP and HCPC physiotherapy registration.

    UK driving licence.

    Good communication and interaction skills.

    Desirable:

    Minimum of 2 years qualified.

    Previous experience working in the sport environment.

    Valid Immediate Care in Sport Qualification.

    Previous experience of working within a multi-disciplinary team environment.

    Salary: £25000 per annum

    Location: Saracens Training Ground, 160 Harpenden Road, St. Albans, AL3 6BB

    Application CV and cover letter to be emailed to: chrisrainbow@saracens.net

    Interview Dates: 17th/18th May 2017

  • Senior academy physiotherapist - Swindon Town - Closing 10th May

    Job Description

    Swindon Town FC seek a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to work with the Under 18 squad on a full time basis providing all aspects of their medical care and provide assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of the Under 9-16s squads. The successful candidate will have work closely with the first team physiotherapist and the rest of the academy medical team to ensure that all aspects of the EPPP (Elite Player Performance Plan) are met.

    Candidates must be flexible and be willing to work evenings and weekends. They should be competent in IT and an excellent communicator. The successful candidate will have to manage their own case load and implement injury screening and prevention plans.

    Qualifications

    Chartered Physiotherapist and must be registered with the HCPC

    Experience of working with elite adolescent sport

    Pitch side first aid qualification

    Experience of working pitch side in sport

    How to apply

    Please send a covering letter, no longer than one page outlining how your experiences qualify you for this job. Also, attach a CV no longer than two pages. Please send you application to seamus@swindontownfc.co.uk. The subject line should read Senior Academy Physiotherapist vacancy.

    Salary: To be discussed at the interview

    Contract type: (Full time)

  • Lead Academy Physiotherapist - Scarlets Rugby - Closing 7th May

    Scarlets Rugby has a proud tradition and worldwide reputation. Scarlets Regional Ltd are looking to recruit a Lead Academy Physiotherapist to join their medical team for the 2017/18 season.

    The Role:

    The successful candidate has an important role in developing the next generation of Scarlets Rugby and International players. You will integrate in to the Scarlets Performance team to deliver first class physiotherapy provision to all Scarlets Rugby Development and Academy pathway players.  You will be highly motivated, demonstrating passion and ambition in the field of Sports Physiotherapy. As an important member of the medical team, you will possess the ability to consistently deliver a high standard of assessment, treatment and rehabilitation in what is often a high-pressured environment. Efficient time management skills and the ability to manage your learning needs will be important. You will show leadership in contributing to injury prevention strategies and perform as an effective member of the interdisciplinary team.

    Being accountable to the Head Physiotherapist, the role will be based at Parc Y Scarlets, Llanelli and may include travel to training matches throughout the UK and Europe.

    Responsibilities:

    As part of the medical team provide evidence based physiotherapy provision to all Scarlets Rugby Development and Academy pathway players

    Collaboratively ensure long term athlete development strategies are implemented

    Manage age grade physiotherapists providing medical provision to Scarlets Academy pathway players

    Coordinate and ensure the implementation of Welsh Rugby Union Minimum Medical Standards of Care at all Scarlets Academy and Age Grade training sessions and matches

    Contribute to the injury prevention strategy of Scarlets Rugby, including carrying out musculoskeletal screening and injury prevention profiling

    Deliver education on topics including concussion and anti-doping to all Scarlets Academy pathway players

    Provide medical provision at Scarlets Rugby / Academy training and matches nationwide and throughout Europe as required

    Work closely with Scarlets Academy coaches and other support staff to maximise player availability

    Maintain accurate medical records using the Welsh Rugby Union communication system and in line with the guidance set by the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy

    Respect the right to medical confidentiality and maintain the highest levels of ethical practice

    Promotion of anti-doping and fair play at all times

    Ensure the safe guarding of Scarlets Academy and Age Grade players at all times

    Contribute to regular performance team reviews

    Be forthcoming with ideas on service development, research and innovation

    On-going evidenced continuous professional development and willingness to contribute to departmental education delivery and supervision of junior members of staff

    Key Attributes

    Essential:

    BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

    Member of CSP and HCPC physiotherapy registration

    Proven experience in high performance sport setting

    Ability to work with team sport athletes

    Ability to work as part of an interdisciplinary team to contribute positively to the development of Scarlets Academy players

    Desirable:

    Evidence of post-graduate study

    Experience in professional rugby union

    Valid Immediate Care In Sport Level 3 Qualification

    We are looking for a hard working individual to make a positive impact to Scarlets Rugby. Showing ambition and commitment the successful candidate will become a valued member of the experienced medical team at Scarlets Rugby.

    Salary: £25000 per annum

    Location: Parc Y Scarlets, Llanelli

    Contract Type: Full time fixed term position

    Interview Date: Anticipated week beginning 22nd  May 2017

    To apply for this exciting opportunity, please outline why you believe you are most suitable by forwarding on a covering letter and CV to matthewrees@scarlets.wales

    Please mark the subject as Lead Academy Physiotherapist Vacancy.

  • Lead Academy Physiotherapist - Peterborough United Football Club - Closing 5th May

    An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Peterborough United Football Club as a Lead Academy Physiotherapist for the start of the 2017/2018 season.

    The role will be based at the Mick George Training Academy, delivering medical support to our Academy players from U9-U21.

    Specific Responsibilities:

    Providing and organising medical cover for all training sessions and games, across all ages within the academy
    Match day cover for U18 Squad
    Extensive design and delivery of the Academy medical programme which will include, injury prevention, medical screening, player rehab, return to play protocols, and pre and post-match treatment
    Management and maintenance of player maintenance tools including PMA and medical databases
    Ensure continuity of medical provision across all phases within the Academy
    Support and mentoring of medical intern staff, including CPD programmes
    Close work with Academy Sports Science team and Academy Technical coaches

    Essential:

    MCSP/HCPC registered
    Minimum 1 years Musculoskeletal/Sports injury clinic experience
    Experience in the rehabilitation of sports injuries in line with return to play protocols
    Flexible approach to working hours
    Good communication and interpersonal skills
    Be trustworthy and adhere to the club’s code of conduct and values
    Work with enthusiasm to help grow and develop the Academy Medicine programme

    Desirable:

    Experience of working within a professional football club academy
    Knowledge and understanding of FA and Football League rules relating to player development (EPPP)
    FA IFAS or AREA Qualification
    Experience using PMA

    Hours: 37.5 hours per week

    Interview Date: Week Commencing 08/05/2017

    If interested in the role, please send a CV and cover letter to Head of Academy Sports Science and Medicine; Robert.rowland@theposh.com

  • Physiotherapist - The UFIT Clinic - Singapore - Closing 1st Ocober

    The UFIT Clinic has an exciting opportunity for an experienced physiotherapist to join our highly professional team. This is for a full time position, at our CBD based clinic here in Singapore.

    We are a busy and well established clinic (especially within the sports and exercise community), with a reputation for excellence and passion in both patient care and approach to our work. Our caseload is overwhelmingly MSK with a strong sports-injury focus, although we do also see a large amount of spinal care and post-op patients as well.

    The ideal Physiotherapist will be self-motivated, hardworking and professional, with a commitment to providing evidence led practice.

    Applicants must be qualified for at least three years, have a background in MSK and have experience with working with sports teams. We offer bi-monthly CPD and offer a yearly allowance for external courses.

    Salary is very competitive and is structured with a base and commission.

    Ideally we are looking for the following -

    Qualification and registration as a chartered physiotherapist

    HCPC and CSP registration

    Qualifications from one of the following institutions:

    Cardiff, Glasgow Caledonian, King’s College, Manchester Met, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Queen Margaret, Teesside, Nottingham, Birmingham, Brighton, East London, St George’s, Salford, Southampton. This is to avoid sitting an entrance exam with the Allied Health Professions Council in Singapore. See link http://www.healthprofessionals.gov.sg/content/hprof/ahpc/en.html

    Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with a positive ‘can-do’ attitude

    Experience treating MSK conditions and sports injuries

    All shortlisted applicants will have to go through a Skype interview to explain the role and potential move to Singapore in further detail.

    Please email all CV’s to sam@ufit.com.sg & Declan@ufit.com.sg

  • Physiotherapist - AASE Basketball - Closing 1st May

    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a physiotherapist to join the sport science support team of Itchen College men's and women's basketball teams. The College basketball programme is part of the AASE (Advanced Apprenticeship in Sporting Excellence) supported by England Basketball. As part of this your role will provide clinic support working along side an Strength and Conditioning coach to provide an innovated approach to injury prevention and injury management. The role also has responsibilities surrounding injury audit, injury screening and opportunities for attending the England Basketball CPD day.

    This is a really good part time role for a junior level qualified physiotherapist looking to get great hands on experience working in a exciting team environment of the college, around other full time or part time work. The S+C sessions are on monday's (4pm-6pm) and Thursday's (7am-9am) and only 1x 2 hour physiotherapy on site session a week is required at £25 an hour. Ideally cross over between the coach and S+C practitioner during these gym sessions is ideal but there is flexibility for the right candiate around other commitments.

    For further information please contact  head Coach Matt Guymon (mguymon@itchen.ac.uk). The start date for this post is the week of monday 4 September 2017.

    Other info on the programme can be seen at http://www.itchen.ac.uk/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=468:itchen-wins-aase-status-from-england-basketball

  • 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.