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Sport Physiotherapist

Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (HKSI)
 
Location Hong Kong, Asia
Posted 13/11/2017
Closes 26/11/2017
Sector Elite Performance & Coaching, Science & Medicine
Function Coaching & Sports Development, Medicine & Science, Sport & Exercise Science Services
Contract Type Contract, Fixed Term
Hours Full Time
Salary Competitive Salary
 

Job Description

The job:

Reporting to the Sport Medicine Manager, the Sport Physiotherapist will be responsible for the following duties:

  • To provide physiotherapy treatment and rehabilitation services for scholarship athletes and to provide overseas on-field support;
  • To liaise with coaches, sports medicine professionals, sports scientist, strength and conditioning coaches and related personnel on athletes’ rehabilitation, injury management, and the planning of injury prevention programmes;
  • To plan and conduct sports medicine related research, educational programmes for athletes and coaches; and
  • To assist training and supervising junior physiotherapists and physiotherapy students.

The requirements:

  • A university degree in physiotherapy or a relevant discipline, preferably a master degree in sports physiotherapy or musculoskeletal physiotherapy;
  • Must be registered by the Hong Kong Physiotherapy Board, with a minimum of 4 years’ physiotherapy or sports relevant working experience;
  • Experience in managing sports injury;
  • Excellent command of both spoken and written English and Chinese. Ability to speak Putonghua is a definite advantage; and
  • Awareness/ knowledge of Child Protection in sport and equal opportunity issues in the context of Hong Kong are an added advantage.

[Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisements need not re-apply. Their applications are being considered accordingly.]

Applications:

Please send full resume with current and expected salary, contact telephone number, email and postal addresses, and availability through the "Apply button" on or before 26 November 2017. Please quote reference no. GS-20171113-SPT in the application.

Appointment will be on a fixed term contract. General information is available at the website http://www.hksi.org.hk.

Applicants who are not invited for interview within six months may consider their applications unsuccessful.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Data collected will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes only.

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Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (HKSI)

The HKSI’s mission is to provide an environment in which sports talent can be identified, nurtured and developed to pursue excellence in the international sporting arena benchmarked at Asian and Olympic Games results.

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