Organisation: Burton Albion Football Club
Position: Principal Physiotherapist of the Academy
Salary: Competitive, depending on experience.
Location: Pirelli Stadium, Burton Albion Football Club
Type of contract: Full time, permanent
Closing date: Monday, June 27, 2022 – 5pm

Burton Albion Football Club offers an exciting opportunity for a dedicated individual to join our Academy medical team. This is a unique opportunity for those who wish to apply their skills within a professional club football environment and work with young footballers within a thriving club academy.


They are looking for a highly motivated, hard-working person who is passionate about working in football. The selected candidate will be based at the Pirelli Stadium and world-class training facilities; Saint George Park.
This is a full-time position that requires the flexibility to work nights and weekends, as well as regularly traveling to away games.
Applicants must have a bachelor's degree in Physiotherapy (or equivalent).
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 1 year membership in the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
Successful candidates should preferably have experience providing physiotherapy services in a professional football club environment.
Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to implement and evaluate physiotherapy for young footballers and maintain confidentiality at all times. Candidates will have excellent communication skills to ensure medical staff and coaches are fully informed of the player's progress.
They look for people who are proactive and can work calmly under pressure without supervision.
The successful candidate will also provide a liaison between the first team and the academy sports science and medical team to assist with the needs of the first team as directed by the first team head of sports science and medicine.