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Vacancy | Head Physiotherapist

Dundee Football Club has an exciting opportunity to join the staff as Head Physiotherapist.

This is a full time role and we are accepting application now.

See below for full job description and how to apply –

 

Job Description

To lead, manage and deliver the medical assessment, treatment and rehabilitation to all first-team players.

Main Responsibilities

– Lead and oversee the medical care for signed full-time professionals including the first-team squad.

– Liaise with the coaching staff on the care and injury status of players.

– Develop the ongoing and strong link between performance and medical departments, encouraging sharing of information and development of performance criteria.

– Travel with the team and provide pitch-side medical cover for all first-team matches.

– Assess new signings and give appropriate medical guidance to the Manager.

– Formulate a link with the performance department to monitor players training & match volume via GPS and provide suitable interventions to ensure desired outcomes are achieved.

– Assist with the delivery of daily physical preparation sessions before training, focusing on both injury prevention and performance optimisation.

– Maintain secure, accurate, and up-to-date medical records

Essential

– BSc in Physiotherapy (or related discipline)

– Member of the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC)

– Experience as an applied practitioner in elite sport

– Experience of using data management systems

– High standard of IT skills

– Available to work weeknights and weekends as required

– Adaptable to changes in work schedules at short notice

– Able to communicate clearly and effectively with players, staff and key stakeholders

To apply

Send cover letter and CV to [email protected]

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