We have an exciting opportunity to join our medical team.
We are looking for an experienced person to head up the medical team at Plymouth Albion. Liaising with the Head Coach, you will take overall responsibility for the health of our Players and management of the sports therapy and rehabilitation team.
The treatment and monitoring of injuries to Plymouth Albion Rugby Squad injuries
Develop rehabilitation programs for long-term injured players
The development and integration of an Injury Tracking/Monitoring system and ensure that the injury data is kept up to date
Keeping accurate detailed records of all injuries (training and playing) including type of injuries, frequency of injuries and games missed.
Co-ordinate injury pre-habilitation and rehabilitation programmes of players
Work closely with Multidisciplinary Team, especially in the pre-habilitation and injury rehabilitation of players
The completion of musculo-skeletal screening for all contracted players at the start of the season and implement individual pre-habilitation programmes as required. End-of-season screening should be completed where necessary.
Attend squad training and be available to give treatment at times suitable to you and the player.
Ensure that there are sufficient therapists in place for all absences, utilising the existing Plymouth Albion sports therapy and rehabilitation personnel
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work required from this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and activities required. The holder of this position is required to respond with a flexible approach when tasks arise which are not specifically covered in this job description.
Hours: Full or Part-time available
Salary: competitive, dependent on experience
Start Date: Immediate