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Job listing closed on 8 Jul 2024
28 Jun 2024

Casual Academy Physiotherapists or Therapists

🇬🇧 Kirkby, UK
2+ years exp.

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Academy medical department as a Casual Physiotherapist or Therapist. We are looking for highly motivated individuals to join our sessional rota to cover games and training sessions at our Academy in Kirkby.

What will you be doing?

  • Providing pitch side emergency aid for our young players at training sessions and games both at the Academy and at various locations within the UK.
  • Maintaining contemporaneous medical notes to exemplary standard.
  • Ensuring high levels of professionalism and patient confidentiality.

Who are we looking for?

To be successful, you will be a fully qualified chartered physiotherapist and member of the health and care professions council, with a minimum of 2 years post qualification experience or will be a qualified Therapist. You will have a ITMMIF and/or ATMMIF FA accredited emergency aid qualification and be able to show previous experience in a professional sports setting.

You will be able to demonstrate a willingness to undertake continued professional development, provided by the Club and have an appreciation of the pressures and commitments required for all youth players involved in elite sport with the ability to promote an ethos which is one of high aspirations and achievement for all.

You’ll have the ability to communicate effectively and create the right development environment, demonstrating role model behaviour is essential and so is having an understanding of the requirements around EPPP and the safeguarding of young players as providing support to the players emotional needs is also important for this role.

Why should you apply?

This is a casual position, offering variable hours including evenings and weekends on a flexible assignment basis s. Your main base will be our Academy, in Kirkby.

To reward your hard work and commitment we offer a competitive rate of pay.

At Liverpool Football Club, we have an unwavering commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion and are always looking to making a positive difference in the communities that we operate within. We are proud of our achievements in this area; maintaining the Premier League Equality Standard Advanced Level, becoming a founding signatory of the Football Association’s Football Leadership Diversity Code and being recognised as a leader in this important area on and off the pitch. We take our responsibilities in this area seriously and through the work being done across the club, we are committed to increasing the diversity of our people and becoming an increasingly inclusive workplace for all. We are committed to hiring great people representative of diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and skills across our entire business. If you share our enthusiasm and passion for inclusivity, then we want to hear from you.

Liverpool FC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all Colleagues and Volunteers to share this commitment. This role is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.