Macclesfield Town Football Club is a professional association football club based in Macclesfield, Cheshire, England. The club currently plays in League Two, the fourth tier of English football, after winning the 2017-18 National League title.
The club are now looking to add to their backroom staff, with the appointment of a Senior First Team Physiotherapist to lead the delivery and development of evidence-based practice within the Medical Department to all professional players
To lead the delivery and development of evidence-based practice within the medical department to all professional players
Lead and manage other key Medical and Sports Science staff
Develop and implement injury prevention programs and return to play protocols
Provide match-day medical cover for all first team fixtures
Develop links with local universities for placement opportunities for student supporto Comply with FA anti-doping regulations on a daily basis
Organisation and delivery of in-house CPD programme
Maintain professional body at all times
Liaise with management and coaching staff to inform of players availability for both training and matches
Organise and accompany players specialist consultations and post-surgical appointments
Provide evidence-based rehabilitation for all injured professional players
Maintain up to date and comprehensive CPD activities
Maintain standards of clinical hygiene and cleanliness at all times
Respect and maintain patient confidentiality at all times
Keep detailed and up to date medical records at all times
Maintain key relationship with Fit4Sport, Science in Sport and FA Health Partners.
Responsible for the spending of the medical budget, keeping within set budget parameters each season.
First team manager,, First team Medical Staff.
Skills and Compentencies
5 years clinical experience in elite sporting environment
Management of extensive patient caseload
Knowledge of injury prevention and recovery strategies for elite athletes
Excellent organisational skills
Current ATMMiF qualification
HCPC & CSP registered.
DBS check will be undertaken