As a member of the Chelsea team, you will become part of a long and proud history in the heart of iconic west London, which dates back to the club’s founding in 1905. Since that time the club has won every major domestic and international trophy, being crowned English, European and world champions in the process.
Chelsea are a club which proudly strives to be the best in everything we do, on and off the pitch, as shown by the further success of our Women’s and Academy sides, as well as the excellent work in the community undertaken by the Chelsea Foundation, while engaging with our many supporters from a wide range of backgrounds at home in the UK and around the world.
If you’re motivated and want to help us win more trophies, you’ve got a place here at Chelsea!
About the Team:
The medical department is made up of 27 full-time colleagues who are committed to Chelsea Football Club. We have our Medical Director, who is supported by 5 doctors, 13 Physiotherapists, 4 massage therapists and medical support staff who look after the first team, under 23s, under 18s, along with the Academy’s under 16s and under 9s, as well as Chelsea Women and the Regional talent squads. The key components that we have tried to base our departmental philosophy on are a focus on achieving good results, respect for each other, good communication and developing a genuine multi-disciplinary team.
What We’re Looking For:
To deliver physiotherapy service to Chelsea Academy, Chelsea WSLA, the RTC Teams and the Foundation. The position will predominantly involve providing pitch side cover for evening and weekend activities, with some daytime school holiday activities throughout the year. There may also be opportunities to cover evening clinics, national and international tournaments.
Must Haves/qualified by demonstratable experience to the level required:
Health and Care Professional registered.
A member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists.
Have a full drivers licence, and access to a vehicle.
Hold an FA Intermediate Trauma and Medical Management in Football (ITMMiF) Certificate OR FA Advanced Taurma and Medical Management in Football (ATMMiF) Certificate.
Have 3 or more years post-graduate experience.
Nice to Haves:
Be motivated and have a dynamic approach to their work.
Have good communication skills.
Be comfortable working in a multi-disciplinary team.
Be comfortable working evenings, weekend and variable hours on a weekly basis.