Τίτλος Θέσης Εργασίας:
First Team Performance Physiotherapist
Permanent (Full time)
Who are Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club?
Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club are proud that our elite teams compete at the highest level of football in England, those being the Premier League, and the Women’s Super League. Our home; the spectacular 30,000+ seater American Express Community Stadium hosts in the most parts, our Premier League journey whereas Broadfield Stadium, with a capacity of over 6,000, hosts mainly, our Women’s Super League journey. We are thrilled to have our two elite teams competing in the very top respective divisions of English football.
As first team performance physiotherapist, you will contribute to the success of the club both on and off the pitch. You will focus both on ensuring optimal performance provision within the medical department and in providing an elite physiotherapy service for the men¿s first team squad ensuring effective management of all our professional players with regards to their medical needs.
What does the day to day look like?
We are known for our culture and values leading the way, and the right people will need to fit into that. You will work hard, but the great thing about football is that you will see the results. The role will primarily be involved in providing first-class manual therapy, assessment and rehabilitation to our men’s first team players. The post-holder will contribute towards creating a medical department that is viewed as a centre of excellence in the management of neuromusculoskeletal injuries and sports injuries. It is important for the post-holder to ensure that rehabilitation is at the forefront of sports medicine and utilises best evidence-based research whilst in the role. Working closely with the Head of Medicine & Performance and Performance Therapy Manager you will review the full neuro-musculoskeletal screening programme of first team players.
Due to the nature of the role, we will require you to be flexible, as there will be requirement to work weekends and bank holidays as well as both home and away matches.
What we need
This is an important role at the club, so it is essential that the post holder holds a BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy degree or equivalent, a minimum of 5 years qualified membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and registered with the Health Professions Council (HPC), have or working towards a relevant MSc in Sports Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation or Sports and Exercise Medicine.
The successful candidate must also be willing to undertake an enhanced DBS CRC (Criminal Background Check).
Values play a pivotal role in the success of the Club. Our values are not just a list of words we expect our people to learn, but a set of filters through which we deliver to each other, our fans, our partners and our sponsors, in fact, with anyone who interacts in any way with our brand. Each year we hold the TEAAM Brighton awards where peer to peer nominations are recorded. Those with the most nominations take away awards for their commitment to the TEAAM Brighton value.
Our values are:
Treat People Well
Aim High. Never Give Up
Act with Integrity
Make it Special
What is in it for you?
In return for your hard work and commitment to us, you will receive a competitive reward package which will include, but is not limited to:
Free breakfast and lunch (fantastic healthy and tasty food provided by our inhouse chefs)
Free onsite parking (a train station onsite and accessible bus travel)
Discounts at the Club superstore
Health benefits including eye care and health & fitness
Discounts and benefits from partners and local businesses
Club pension scheme
Group life protection
Access to the Club¿s private medical insurance scheme