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Academy Physiotherapist/Sports Therapist
Who are we: We are Everton Football Club and we are icons of world football. As one of the bastions of the global game, with a rich and successful history, we are now setting our sights on a new, exciting future.
With a proud and illustrious past, the Club is current embarking on a new and exciting journey with the construction of our new stadium on the banks of the River Mersey. With that exciting development comes an ambition to have a Men’s and Women’s First Team squad that is competing regularly at the top of domestic and European football.
Our values underpin how we behave, how we represent our club in our city, and across the world of football, and how we look after one another daily. They provide a framework for how we work with partners, suppliers, and most importantly our fans.
About the opportunity: We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Physiotherapist / Sports Therapist to join our Academy team at Finch Farm.
As our Academy Physiotherapist you will use your previous experience in sports physical therapy you will provide physical therapy services within the Academy and assist in the organisation and implementation of the medical facilities for all Academy players.
You will assist with the physical therapy management and provision of treatment for Academy players under 18, providing assessment rehabilitation and first aid care for the match days and training.
Other key responsibilities as part of this role include;
Carrying our assessments on patients as a autonomous practitioner, using your clinical reasoning skills and knowledge of evidence based practice
Providing advice and information to Academy students’ parents/carers to ensure a consistent approach to care
Advocate and act in accordance With the Rules of Professional Conduct and Standards of practice set by the Health and Care Professionals Council (HCPC)
Maintain accurate, comprehensive and up-to-date documentation, using a Performance Management Application in line with legal departmental requirements
Who we are looking for: Our ideal candidate will have a BSc Physiotherapy or BSc in Sports Therapy, a MCSP, MSST or HCPC and is able to evidence a wide range of educational experience of physical therapy approaches to clinical management.
You will have or be working toward your Intermediate or Advanced Trauma Medical Management in Football qualification.
This position is on a permanent basis, based at Finch Farm, working 40 hours per week.
The closing date of this advert is Wednesday 28th December 2022.
The Everton Family is committed to equal opportunities and is proud to be a Disability Confident Leader. We provide a fully inclusive and accessible recruitment process, we accept all job applications in a variety of formats and should you need any documents in a different format or require any further support or assistance please contact the Recruitment Team.
The Everton Family is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.