Tunnel Doctor

  • Burnley Football Club
  • Burnley, UK
  • 22 May, 2023
Matchday Medical Premier League

Job Description

About us

Burnley FC is an established professional football club with a rich history, located in the heart of the town and its community, we believe that Burnley is a special place – a home to extraordinary people like you. Come and be part of our story!

The role

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Tunnel Doctor at a pivotal time of transition and change for Burnley Football Club. 

The person

The ideal candidate will be a qualified Doctor and have experience of pitch side care. They will also need to have a flexible approach to work and be able to work evenings and weekends.

Role expectations

The Tunnel Doctor will be expected to:

  • Act as the lead point of co-ordination for all Players or Match Officials referred to hospital, oversee their transfer, liaise regarding their in-hospital care and subsequent discharge.
  • Oversee the pitch side emergency care, working closely with the Paramedics, Stretcher Bearers and Medical Team.

The full job description can be found on the Burnley Football Club website Burnley Football Club | Burnley Football Club

How to apply

Please apply by submitting your CV and cover letter to HR@burnleyfc.com. 

Burnley Football Club are committed to safeguarding children and young people and is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

Successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Check (DBS) which will be paid for by the employer.