Part time Academy Physiotherapist/Sports Therapist at Wigan Athletic.An exciting opportunity has arisen at Wigan Athletic Football Club for physiotherapists/ sports therapist to provide medical cover for U16s-U9s. This is a part-time, flexible post which will include match day medical cover during the weekend and the occasional weekday fixture.
Reporting to the Academy Manager and Head Academy Physiotherapist the successful candidate will work in conjunction with a the Lead Part Time Physiotherapist and team of part time physiotherapists.
You will provide necessary medical care for players before, during and after academy matches.
Knowledge and experience of working within sport, being able to manage acute sports injuries in a pitch side environment would be preferable.
Candidates must hold a current sports aid qualification (BFAS/IFAS or equivalent) and will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.
Candidates must hold adequate insurance with their professional body.
Candidates may be required to demonstrate their practical skills as a further part of the recruitment process.
If you feel this position is of interest to you and you would like to be considered, please email your CV along with covering letter to Dan Rix, Head Academy Physiotherapist, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date: Wednesday 31 December 2014
Wigan Athletic Football Club is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.