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Men’s 1st Team Senior Physiotherapist

London Broncos

The London Broncos are a Professional Rugby League Team in the South East of England, based in West London but with fans across the South of England and beyond.

Posted
12 May 2024
Status
Contract - Fixed Term
Full Time
Location
England
Closing date
22 May 2024

The Senior Physiotherapist will be responsible for contributing to all aspects of the Physiotherapy service provision as directed by the Head of Medical Services, and have a specific focus on the rehabilitation of injured players.

Contract type: 4 months Fixed Term (Full time)

In-short duties of the Senior Physiotherapist are:

  • Assessment, triage and treatment of senior players in the 1st and Reserves teams.
  • Manage the Rehabilitation of long-term injured players.
  • Provide pitch-side care for Reserves and First Team matches and training as required.
  • Contribute to medical department initiatives, e.g. injury surveillance, athlete screening, injury prevention, internal professional development.
  • Maintain appropriate medical records.
  • Keep abreast of current best practices and developments in injury rehabilitation.
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to junior members of the medical team. The candidate will be able to demonstrate the following traits:
  • Employ exemplary communication with all key stakeholders (Head of Medical, Senior Therapist, Club Dr, Strength and Conditioners, Players). Deliver clear, concise information to ensure an effective communication pathway.
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others and take pride in the achievement of team objectives.
  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to professional development with a willingness to share ideas and information.
  • Ensure their workload is well organised so that tasks are completed effectively and timely, meeting all set deadlines.
  • Contribute to an organised performance department providing high level care to athletes in preventing and managing injuries.
  • They will be enthusiastic in their work and give their all to contribute to the wider success of London Broncos.

Essential Requirements:

  • Fully qualified Physiotherapist with a minimum of 5 years post-graduate / elite sport experience.
  • CSP and HCPC registration.
  • Valid IMMOFP/PHICIS/ATMMIF pitch-side trauma qualification or prepared to complete course upon acceptance of position.
  • Able to work Saturdays and Sundays.

Desirable:

  • Experience of working in elite level Rugby League or Union.
  • MSc Sports Physiotherapy or equivalent.

How to Apply

Please register your interest by clicking 'Apply Now' and emailing your CV and covering letter, outlining suitability for the position, to the Head of Medical Services – Charlie Baxter.


Additional Information

Status
Contract - Fixed Term
Full Time
Job Type
Sports Science & Medicine
Sport
Rugby League

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