Rams looking for new physio

Ramsbottom United are looking to recruit a new 1st team physio for the 2017/18 season. This critical role, as part of the clubs management team, begins in late June when the players return for pre-season training. 

 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

POSITION: 1st Team Physio
HOURS: Part Time – Primarily Tuesday/Thursday evenings & Saturdays (June – April)
RESPONSIBLE TO: 1st Team Manager
SALARY: Negotiable with opportunities for additional income through development of a clinic at the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium and potential work with the junior section of the football club.

LOCATION: The normal place(s) of work will be;
-Ramsbottom United Football Club
-Top Park Training Ground, Ramsbottom
-Heywood Sports Village Training Ground, Heywood

You will be expected to undertake travel as is necessary to fulfil your job requirements


SUMMARY OF POSITION:
To deliver a high standard of assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of all Ramsbottom United FC players
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o provide training and pitch-side cover all Ramsbottom United FC sessions/games
To support & oversee the development, co-ordination and implementation of all medical musculoskeletal matters in relation to playing staff
To liaise with internal staff and external professionals to ensure the best possible outcomes


ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • To maintain high standards at all times
  • Responsible for all other medical staff
  • To create successful and professional relationships with staff
  • To provide evidence based treatment and develop injury rehabilitation guidelines.
  • To be involved in the counselling process of all players covering medical/health related matters
  • To monitor players fitness
  • To provide ‘on field’ first aid to injured players and aid in their removal and dispatch to appropriate facility
  • To provide medical assessment of players as required
  • To educate players on responsible management of injuries and injury prevention strategies
  • To ensure all medical equipment, stock and procedures are regularly reviewed and maintained at the training ground
  • To ensure medical spaces are kept fit for purpose at all times
  • To be responsible for the maintenance and storage of up to date medical records of all players
  • To actively participate in personal continuing professional development

 

 

 

PERSON SPECIFICATION

 

 

 

Relevant physiotherapy / Sports Therapy / Sports rehabilitation qualification

Essential

FA Emergency First Aid qualification

Essential

FA Pitchside Qualification or willingness to complete within a given timescale

Desirable (can be provided)

Enhanced CRB

Essential

Experience of working within a professional or semi-professional sporting environment

Essential

A full driving licence

Essential

A flexible approach to work

Essential

Defibrillator training

Desirable (can be provided)

Highly organised, reliable and motivated

Essential

 

 

 

 Applications are via CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , the closing date for applications is Monday 12th June 2017.