Club Doncaster is the brand that connects Doncaster’s elite sports teams.
We also manage the delivery of events at Doncaster’s Keepmoat Stadium, and associated Elite Performance Centre, Sports Village, Foundation, Sports College, and Impact Programmes.
We are more than just a sports club, we use every day as a chance to improve people’s lives, through all levels of elite sport and community engagement and education.
We are proud at Club Doncaster to ensure that we always seek to be best in class at every area of the organisation on a daily basis. By recruiting people who demonstrate integrity, compassion, pride, honesty and a desire to continuously improve themselves and those around them, we can make sure that we are always moving forward and making a difference in all levels of our work.
A new post has been created within the medical department to support the Head of Club Doncaster Medical in his daily work primarily within football environment. The person will support all areas of the senior programme, and will have the opportunity to support across the Club Doncaster sporting group as whole to gain a holistic view of the medical and therapy team.
We are looking for the right candidate so welcome applications from a wide range of experienced backgrounds, and persons looking for both full and part time opportunities. The successful candidate will be part of a small team, and report to the Head of Club Doncaster Medical in the treatment of injuries across the club, delivering a culture of accountability, injury prevention, rehabilitation and multi-disciplinary support and working.
It is essential that candidates must have attained either a Physiotherapy or Sports Therapy degree qualification and be either HCPC or MSST registered. Candidates will also have at least 1 year of post-graduate experience working within an elite sports environment and possess an understanding of medical and sport related systems such as the PMA and Benchmark54 noting systems. Furthermore, candidates are required to have either the FA pitch side ITMMiF or ATMMiF qualification or be willing to undertake this qualification to progress within the role.
Candidates will also be assessed during the recruitment process the ability to demonstrate their understanding in assessing, rehabilitating and dealing with the medical needs of our players at all times.
The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, be able to communicate effectively with players, staff and senior management and be adaptable and innovative.
Please be aware that a criminal disclosure and identity check will be carried out on the successful applicant prior to any offer of employment, in line with Club Doncaster’s safeguarding culture and procedures.
Club Doncaster is also committed to ensuring to the highest standards of safeguarding, we are an equal opportunities employer and is keen to hear from all persons who feel that this would be the right role for them.
If you would like to apply for the role please submit a full CV and covering letter demonstrating clearly your experience in line with the person specification to Head of People & Culture Kirsty Cavanagh on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date for applications is Friday 26 November 2021, but Club Doncaster reserve the right to close the application process earlier than advertised due to the volume of applications.