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


– 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]

Sign up to #TheDEE News

Sign up to our newsletter and be the first to #THEDEE news, exclusive updates and offers.

We respect the value of your inbox and mail, and we want to make sure that you are certain we can contact you. We will process your personal data as set out in our Privacy Policy.