Job Vacancy – 1st XV Physiotherapist

12th December 2023

London Scottish are recruiting a 1st XV Physiotherapist to join our medical team.

The role will be part time to include training sessions on Tuesday evenings and match days.

Summary of duties

  • To provide a professional physiotherapy service to players which will include assessment, diagnosis and management of injury.
  • To provide pitch-side cover during training matches and matches. Including the provision of physiotherapy and emergency aid as required.
  • To maintain appropriate medical and physiotherapy records in keeping with the Club, RFU, CSP and HCPC requirements.
  • To integrate and be able to effectively communicate with the medical team and the coaching staff.
  • Work with our strategic partners at Harlequins Rugby Club to ensure all loan players are managed appropriately with the guidance of the Harlequins medical staff.
  • To assist in any other reasonable duties as directed by management staff.

Essential Criteria:

  • BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
  • Full membership to the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
  • Health and Care Professions Council Registered
  • RFU Pre-Hospital Immediate Care in Sport – level 3 (current) certification
  • 3 years clinical experience

Desired Criteria:

  • Previous rugby experience
  • Extensive clinical assessment and treatment skills
  • Interest in rehabilitation and injury prevention
  • Excellent communication skills with an ability to liaise with players, coaches, management and medical staff in a professional manner.

Training Base – Kings House School Sports Ground, W4 2SH
Match Day Base – Richmond Athletic Ground, TW9 2SF

Contract Type:
Fixed Term (Part-Time)

If you meet most or all of our criteria, and think you can add value to our medical team, please send a covering letter (maximum one page) and CV to

We will be reviewing applications as they come in so please apply promptly.

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