Tue 14 Sep 2021 20:38


Abbey rugby club are looking for a motivated Sports Therapist/Physiotherapist to join the team for the 2021/2022 season.
This is an opportunity for a Sports Therapist/Sports Rehabilitation/Physiotherapist to expand on their current knowledge and develop new skills within a growing Medical Department.
The successful candidate will be expected to (but not limited to) carry out the following duties:
• Oversee training and matches, including assessment and treatment until return to play.
• Oversee the upkeep and cleanliness of medical and gym equipment and areas.
• Work closely with the management team, club coaches and other medical personnel.
• Implement medical screenings, fitness testing and injury reduction strategies.
• Write programmes and ensuring that all medical notes are kept up to date.
This role will allow the Therapist to practically enhance their skills and bring new ideas to the team, during training sessions, drop-in injury clinics, and matches.
This position is on a part-time basis* and will include evening and weekend work
Person Specification (Essential):
• Degree in Sports Therapy, Sports Rehabilitation or Physiotherapy
• First Aid qualification
• Insurance with relevant provider.
• Flexible but professional approach to working independently and as part of the wider team of backroom staff at the club.
• Excellent time management and verbal and written communication skills.
Please send a CV with covering letter to: medicalteam@AbbeyRFC.co.uk

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