Soft Tissue Therapist
The establishment of ISN is to provide sports science, medicine & technology services, conduct research and development in the area of sports; and provide continuing education towards achieving excellence in sports.
ABOUT THE NATIONAL SPORTS INSTITUTE OF MALAYSIA (ISN)
The National Sports Institute of Malaysia (ISN) is an agency under the Ministry of Youth and Sports and is responsible for the delivery of Elite Athlete preparation programs for major International events such as the Olympics, World Championships, Asian and Commonwealth Games.
ISN is striving to take Malaysian sports to new heights of sustainable achievement through the development of an improved high performance delivery system (PODIUM Programme). ISN is hiring a team who will develop, manage and execute the programme, and is looking for suitable candidates with the right experience and capabilities to apply.
POSITION TITLE – SOFT TISSUE THERAPIST
MAIN TASK AND ACTIVITIES:
Provide Soft Tissue Therapy services to athletes
Conduct simple musculoskeletal evaluations and make necessary referrals to the medical team
Assist the medical and sport science support teams with injury screening and to deliver injury prevention programs
Assist the medical team in planning, executing and reporting medical coverage for sport events/athletes during training and games
To be involved in the medical and health education activity programs for athletes and coaches
Deliver training and education to staff as required.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENT AND EXPERIENCE:
Diploma in Sports Science or Sports Rehabilitation with certification/ Post-Graduate, Diploma in Sports massage or equivalent.
More than 3 years working experience as masseur.
3 recommendations/testimonial letters from previous employers.
Good understanding of other disciplines of Sports Medicine and Sport Science.
TRAITS AND PERSONALITY:
Strong communication skills within a multicultural environment
Demonstrated commitment to on-going professional development
Ability to work as a member of a team
Leadership by example
Integrity and respect for confidentiality