Academy Sports Physiotherapists

Job Description

Colchester United Football Club are seeking Chartered Sports Physiotherapists.

Working full time with either the U9-18 or U23 players as part of an exciting, progressive Cat 2 Academy. Providing medical cover and rehabilitation advise daily including training and matches. The matches will be at various venues including Florence Park, The Jobserve Community Stadium and away venues. These games will involve some travel and occasional overnight stays.

There are two positions available, one working with the U9-18 players and the other with the U23 players. Both roles require the successful applicants to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assess and diagnose injuries to the full time players

  • Treat these injuries as required

  • Design, advise and implement specific rehabilitation programmes for these injuries to players

  • Design and implement specific individual prehabilitation programmes based on player screenings

  • Keep accurate and comprehensive medical records on the PMA system

  • Attend medical consultations and scans associated with players injuries

  • U9-18 physio will be responsible for arranging cover for Academy training sessions and games



  • CSP and HCPC registration

  • Desirable

  • ATTMiF qualified (if not a desire to achieve this as soon as possible)

  • Individual Characteristics

  • Hard working

  • Clean driving license

  • Good communication skills.

Salary: £23K - £25K

Closing date: 31/01/19