ACADEMY PHYSIOTHERAPIST (PART-TIME, VOLUNTARY)

IMMOFP course funded

The club has a proud tradition within Rugby League and the community that it serves, enjoying success at both academy and first-team level.

As part of the performance department, the Warrington Wolves’ medical team strives to provide a gold-standard level of care to all players, from scholarship through to the first team. This is underpinned by a multidisciplinary approach, working in close collaboration with the other pillars of the performance team; strength and conditioning, nutrition, and sport science. In addition, the department is proactive in contributing to academic research in both sports medicine and sports science.

We are looking to recruit a part-time physiotherapist to work with our U16 Academy squad for the coming 2019 season.

Key Responsibilities

  • Carry out the assessment and treatment of injured players within the academy playing squad and those of locally affiliated junior teams
  • Carry out pre-season screening in line with the Warrington ASP
  • Pre-activity preparation for the squad (any taping, massage, stretching, etc)
  • Provide pitch-side cover at both training and games for academy players in accordance with RFL guidelines and upkeep IMMOFP course qualification
  • Formulate and implement individualised rehab programs for inj.ured players
  • To be actively involved with the preparation and presentation of player education programmes, in respect of injury prevention and recover
  • To maintain medical records in line with CSP/HCPC guidelines and utilising Rugby Squad database

Qualifications

  • BSc (Hons)/MSc Physiotherapy qualification
  • CSP and HCPC registered

Other

  • Available for Wednesday evening training cover (5-8) and occasional weekend fixtures
  • Comfortable working in a sporting environment
  • Good communication skills

This exciting and rewarding opportunity is anticipated to attract someone wanting to gain experience in an elite Rugby League environment.

To apply, please send your CV together with a covering letter indicating your suitability for the role, to Luke Edmonds – lukeedmonds@warringtonwolves.com

Closing date – Sunday 2 December 2018

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