Job Vacancy: Sports Therapist or Physiotherapist (Lead Role)

Unfortunately current Lead Therapist Verity Scholes is moving overseas and so we are looking for a replacement.  Full details of the job are listed below:




Lytham, St Annes

Contract type

Permanent (Part time)

Closing date

30 April 2018

Interview date

May 2018

Job Description

This is an exciting role in an established national league team competing in National 2 North. This position has become available, due to the Lead Therapist emigrating.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced Sports Therapist or Physiotherapist interested and passionate about working in sport. Ideally this candidate will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience, preferably in the field of rugby union.

The candidate must have strong clinical skills, including assessment, treatment and management of MSK injuries, with a sound rehabilitation background.

The key roles and responsibilities within this position are to attend home and away matches (Saturday), and training sessions (Tuesday and Thursday evenings).

In addition, the lead Therapist will need to work with the club doctors and outside partners, where appropriate, where the need for scans or operations occurs. This is a key role within a fast paced environment but one that provides a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

Essential requirements:

  • Graduate Sports Therapist or Physiotherapist with experience in Rugby Union.
  • Candidates will need to have the RFU Pre-Hospital Immediate Care In Sport (ICIS Level 2) qualification to cover matches.

Desirable requirements:

  • Candidates will ideally have (or be working towards) the RFU Pre-Hospital Immediate Care In Sport (ICIS Level 3) qualification to cover matches.
  • At least 3 years’ post-graduate experience working within sport.


How to apply

Please send CV and application letter to :-

Verity Scholes

Head Therapist

Fylde RFC


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