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Casual Academy Therapist U9-16

Fulham Football Club

Fulham Football Club is an English professional football club based in Fulham, London, which competes in the Premier League. They have played home games at Craven Cottage since 1896, other than a two-year period spent at Loftus Road whilst Craven Cottage underwent redevelopments

10 May 2023
Part Time
Closing date
16 Jun 2023
  • To deliver the provision of physiotherapy services for Academy squads within an interdisciplinary approach.
  • To provide Match day, Clinic and Tournament medical cover for all games/sessions within the FP & YDP phases (U9-16’s)
  • Support the delivery of injury prevention and rehabilitation programmes that will maximise player performance, enhance recovery and reduce injury risk.
  • To support the transition of FP and YDP players into the PDP programme/First Team
  • To provide Match Day cover to all players in YDP/FP phase (Mostly Sundays with some midweek games)
  • To provide Clinic cover as required to all players in YDP/FP phase (Evenings and weekends)
  • To provide Medical consultation and management of team during overseas or home tournaments.
  • To liase with coaching staff regarding load management of players during phases of physical development.
  • Work with full time U9-16 Physiotherapist to provide treatment and rehabilitation plan during any modified training regime.
  • Communicate with full time staff to provide detailed handover for all players in FP & YDP phase.
  • Support delivery of injury prevention/rehabilitation sessions during clinic times as required.
  • To liase and co-ordinate the with the appropriate people (including parents) to facilitate external medical management (NHS or Private Healthcare) of all players in FP & YDP phase.
  • Deliver individual and group injury prevention exercise sessions for the Academy squads based on their individual needs as required.
  • To support the transition of FP & YDP players into the PDP phase co-ordinating with relevant staff on the players previous medical and movement history.
  • Keep accurate up to date records of all injuries sustained by players as well as all treatment, prevention and rehabilitation sessions and record them on the club medical database PMA
  • Maintain excellent communication and inter-departmental collaboration with all other facets of the Academy to ensure that the standards expected through the EPPP are upheld at all times
  • CPD sessions within the team, contributing to the research and development aspect of paediatric sports medicine within FFC’s elite development programme.
  • Undertake training and development courses to keep up to date with current research and developments in sports medicine and progress through stages of personal progression.
  • Ensure that your practice is in keeping with all current government and Fulham football guidance with regards delivering the above with consideration of changes specific to COVID-19
  • Ensure that you are able to implement in a safe and effective manner the reponsibilties outlined in the Academy COVID-19 operation policy, the COVID-19 Medical risk assessment and specific COVID-19 Medical EAP’s.

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Part Time
Job Type
Sports Science & Medicine
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