Job Title: Academy Physiotherapist (Part-time)
Employer: Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club
Location: American Express Elite Football Performance Centre, Lancing and off-site when required for away matches.
Hours: Part-time, hourly paid
Salary: £14 - £16 per hour (dependent on qualifications)
Job Type: Casual
Deadline Day: 13th December 2022
About Brighton & Hove Albion
We are a family run local community club who compete at the highest levels of football on a global stage. Our ambition is to be a top ten Premier League club and a top four Women’s Super League club. A commitment to high performance and high professional standards is at the heart of everything we do.
Support our physiotherapist team with match day cover and training sessions
You will be responsible for assessing acute injuries at the pitch side of matches and provide a management plan to coaches of that team and report all injuries, outcome measures and treatment plans to the Head Academy Physiotherapist. The age group you would work with would be the U9’s through to the under 16’s. In addition, the post-holder will be involved in providing acute injury management and advice to players and parents. This part-time role would predominately be based on weekends but would also require evening and regular travel to away games.
Your physiotherapist background
The successful candidate must hold the following qualifications:
BSc Physiotherapy degree or BSc Sports Therapy degree.
Membership with the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.
Registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
A valid and up to date pitch side first aid qualification (BFAS/FA ATMMiF)
It would be beneficial to have the experience of working within a professional sporting environment and experience and interest in the provision of physiotherapy to young elite athletes.
The successful candidate must also be willing to undertake an enhanced DBS CRC (Criminal Background Check).
Our values play a pivotal role in our success
Our values are not just a list of words we expect our colleagues to learn, but a set of filters through which we deliver to each other, our fans, our partners and our sponsors. As a team we live and breathe these values and celebrate them with TEAAM Brighton awards each season.
Our values are:
Treat People Well
Aim High. Never Give Up
Act with Integrity
Make it Special
We are a Disability Confident employer
We are committed to supporting candidates with disabilities. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support your application, do not hesitate to get in touch with our People and Culture team.
We champion diversity and equality
We believe the club benefits from engaging with everyone from a variety of backgrounds, allowing us to meet the needs of a diverse audience. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnership.
Safeguarding is part of everything we do
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expect all colleagues and volunteers to share this commitment.
To be considered for this position, you must be able to demonstrate your right to work in the UK.