Academy Physiotherapist/Sports Therapist

  • Job Reference: Acad/PT therapist
  • Date Posted: 15 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Colchester Academy
  • Location: Tiptree, Essex
  • Salary: £35.00 Per Day
  • Sector: Colchester United
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Part Time/Weekend Academy Physiotherapist/Sports Therapist 

Job Description:

Colchester United Football Club are currently seeking an enthusiastic and committed Academy Physiotherapists/Sports Therapists to work in our academy on a part time basis. The successful candidate will predominantly be required to weekends with occasional evening work.

The main duties include:

  • Assess, diagnose and treat injuries to academy players.
  • Design & implement rehabilitation programmes for injuries.
  • Liaise with the Lead Academy Physiotherapist regarding injuries and player recovery.
  • Provide pitch side 1st aid for training sessions and games.
  • Keep concise and accurate records via the PMA system.
  • Assist in overseeing health and welfare of academy players.
  • Attend training sessions and matches at various sites across Colchester and Tiptree.
  • Undertake and attend CPD sessions.


  • ITMMIF or ATMMIF qualification is desirable
  • Qualified Physiotherapist or Sports Therapist

Individual Characteristics:

  • Ambitious & Hard working.
  • Excellent communication skills so able to liaise with players, coaches, parents and other members of medical team.
  • Professional attitude
  • Organised
  • Clean driving license.


Sessional rates of £35 per session