Academy Sports Therapist: St. Johnstone FC Youth Academy

St. Johnstone FC Youth Academy is actively seeking a part time sports therapist to join its progressive Football Science and Medicine department. The Academy Sports Therapist will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to deliver the clubs Football Science and Medicine Performance Strategy in line with its philosophy on talent development. The Academy Sports Therapist will provide musculoskeletal assessments, treatment and lead/ assist with rehabillitation programmes to all academy players in order to enable safe return to training and play. The Academy Sports Therapist will have a direct relationship with the Lead Academy Physiotherapist and Head of Academy Football Science and Medicine and will work as part of a team to deliver a high standard of service. This is a part time role which requires evening and weekend work with clinic/ training cover on a Thursday 5.30-7.30 pm and match day cover on a Sunday (2 hours).

The successful applicant will possess a Sports Therapy related qualification, have experience in working with paediatric populations in a sporting context and have excellent communication skills to communicate effectively with players, parents, coaches and other members of the team.

Competitive pay will be offered.

If interested please email a copy of your CV as soon as possible to:

Stuart Macfarlane at

Further details can be provided via email

Date published: 17 November 2020
Date updated: 17 November 2020


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