About The Role
Leicester City Football Club are seeking an outstanding individual with significant experience in elite sport to lead and manage the physiotherapy services across the Academy.
Based at Leicester City Football Club’s world-class Training Ground, the postholder will work in close collaboration with the Academy Doctors and Head of Performance Support whilst leading and managing a team of five full-time physiotherapists, casual workers and other service providers such as soft tissue therapists, chiropodist and a chiropractor.
Through your leadership and management you will be required to develop and implement a leading-edge service that will ensure our young people are First Team Ready and can transition from the Academy to our First Team.
Who We’re Looking For
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years’ experience post qualification and three years in elite sport, experience in Category One Academy football is desirable but diversifying thinking and experience from other elite sports is also.
The role will involve a significant amount of leadership and management so experience in this area is essential, however, the successful individual will still be required to work with players supporting match days and the rehabilitation process.