Surrey Sports Park - Therapy Intern

Surrey Sports Park

Details

Closing date:   15 December 2019
Location:   Guildford
Region:   South East
Employment type:   Contract
Salary:   £3,165 per annum pro rata (0.2FTE, 8 hours per week)

Description

The medical team at Surrey Sports Park are keen to support in the education and development of graduate therapists and consequently are looking to recruit a therapy intern.

Successful applicant will have the opportunity to work with, but will not be limited to, the following:

• Members of Team Surrey, Surrey Universities’ BUCS teams.

• Netball Super-league Franchise Surrey Storm

• British Basketball League Franchise Surrey Scorchers

• High Performance Athletes at Surrey University

Start Date: Asap Fixed term contract until 31 May 2020.

Hours: Approx 8hrs per week during term time dependent upon projects assigned. Evening and weekend work will be required. This will be discussed during interview.

Duties & Role Responsibilities:

• Provide assessment, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation to a range of athletes & players

• Report on injuries to coaches and members of the support team

• Attend weekly team meetings and CPD sessions

• Be a proactive part of a multidisciplinary team.

• Work within UK Professional Code of Conduct, standards and guidelines and Surrey Sports Park codes, standard and practice.

Qualifications Graduate in Sports Therapy / Physiotherapy or Sports Rehab and active member of:

• Society Sports Therapists

• Chartered Society Physiotherapists

• BASRAT

• Relevant Public Liability Insurance

Knowledge and Experience

• Experience in conducting an assessment and treatment session unsupervised

• Experience of how a multidisciplinary team operates

• Up to date knowledge within the field of Sports Therapy / Physio / Sports Rehab.

Surrey Sports Park is at the heart of sport and physical activity in Surrey, and our mission is to deliver the best possible sport, health and wellbeing experience to our University of Surrey students and to the wider SSP community. We provide strategic added value to the University by delivering an outstanding student experience through social and competitive sport and providing an excellent environment for wellness and fitness for Surrey staff and students, and our community impact is significant both culturally and physically. The team is passionate and high performing, and the business model requires us to deliver a self-sustaining, well managed and customer service focused business.

If you would like to discuss this role further please contact Gemma Hendry via email g.hendry@surrey.ac.uk The supporting statement section should set out how your qualifications, experience and training meet each of the selection criteria. Please provide one or more paragraphs addressing each criterion. The supporting statement is an essential part of the selection process and thus a failure to provide this information will mean that the application will not be considered. An answer to any of the criteria such as "Please see attached CV" will not be considered acceptable. Please note CVs cannot be accepted without a completed application form.

Surrey Sports Park is committed to being an equal opportunities employer.

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