1st Team Physiotherapist - Women's Football

  • Everton Football Club
  • Finch Farm, Finch Lane, Halewood, Liverpool, UK
  • 16 May, 2023
Full time Medical Physiotherapy Sports Science Womens Football

Job Description

Who we are:  Everton Football Club is one of the icons of world club football. As one of the bastions of the global game, with a rich and successful history, we are now setting our sights on a new, exciting future. 

The aim of our Medical Services Team within Women’s Football is to provide a world leading medical department and support the performance and health of our elite female players.  

The department promotes high performance, injury prevention, injury rehabilitation and development of elite training environments and are a key part of our Club and are supported by a fully integrated team of medical personnel including physiotherapists, psychologists, sports science and strength & conditioning staff. 

About the opportunity: A unique and exciting opportunity has arisen to work within our Medical & Sports Science Team as 1st Team Physiotherapist – Women’s Team, with day-to-day operations being focussed on elite medical service, supporting both fit and injured players concurrently.

Reporting into our General Manager – Everton Women you will operate as an expert within the field of physiotherapy, which includes specialised assessment, on-going treatment, and emergency first aid care for match days and training.

You will be a key member of the team and ensure efficient and effective functioning of the department, completing prehab and rehab strategies as well as supporting the coordination of physiotherapy services and medical arrangements. 

Who we are looking for: We are looking for a talented and passionate individual who has experience of working within elite sport, which does not necessarily need to be football.  

You must be comfortable working with a wide variety of injuries and flexible enough to rotate into a travelling performance team that supports our elite players through competitive fixtures, both home and away.

We need someone who possess the ability to work discreetly under pressure, but also as part of a multi-disciplinary team, and can evidence on-going CPD in major speciality of their work portfolio. 

It is essential that the successful candidate has the following educational experience; 

  • MSc in Physiotherapy
  • Registered member of the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) with adequate indemnity insurance
  • Bronze, Silver or Gold ACPSM physiotherapy
  • FA Advanced Trauma Medical Management in Football (ATMMiF)
  • Have appropriate medical indemnity to treat/advise Professional Players
  • Satisfactory background check in respect to Child Protection

This role is on a permanent bases working 40 hours per week and is based within Finch Farm training ground in Liverpool (Halewood).

The closing date of this advert is Tuesday 30th May 2023. 

The Everton Family is committed to equal opportunities and is proud to be a Disability Confident Leader. We provide a fully inclusive and accessible recruitment process, we accept all job applications in a variety of formats and should you need any documents in a different format or require any further support or assistance please contact the Recruitment Team via email - careers@evertonfc.com.