Strength & Conditioning Coach
The Sports Surgery Clinic is a leading centre internationally for the provision of orthopaedic and sports medicine care to athletic and non-athletic populations. The current SSC Sports Medicine team is comprised of a staff of over 60 personnel including administration, Consultant Sports Physicians, Physiotherapists, Biomechanists, Research, Nursing and Strength and Conditioning staff.
We are looking to recruit and extra Strength & Conditioning Coach to the team.
SSC Sports Medicine moved in July 2017 to a brand new 14,000 soft purpose built centre 200m from the main hospital. The annual throughput of patients is over 34,000 patients and expected to rise to 50,000 per annum in the next 18 months.
Facilities include 3 embedded Woodway treadmills, Cortex Metalysers, ECG, 8 lifting platforms including 2 with Force plates and video feedback and one with a full VICON Biomechanics. The department also houses two further 3D VICON biomechanics laboratories, visual distraction retraining technology along with a full exercise physiology and concussion suites.
The team is dynamic, results driven and focused on providing strength and exercise based rehabilitation to a varied population of recreational to professional athletes as well as performance, musculoskeletal, occupational and fitness testing.
Anyone joing the team will be offering a skill mix outside the norm, we are looking for a team player who will motivate and support patients and colleagues alike, coaching to the highest standard but specifically looking to think outside the box, develop new commercial opportunities and combine this with a research focused team.
Applicants should have an MSc Strength and Conditioning or equivalent and have passed UKSCA accreditation or be in a position to do so within 6 months of commencing employment.
This position will give any aspiring strength and conditioning coach the opportunity to work and up-skill in an environment driven by research and ongoing clinical and personal growth, enabling them to develop a unique skill set to set them apart for their peers and a career pathway to become an expert in the field of rehabilitation and performance.
Interested candidates should send CV & Cover letter to Ms Linda Murray, HR Manager, via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 16th March 2018
SSC is an equal opportunities employer.