Physical Therapist - San Francisco 49ers - Closing date 21 Apr 2020

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  • Santa Clara, CA, USA
  • Apr 19, 2020
Full time Physiotherapist

Job Description

Position Summary: 
The Physical Therapist will work directly with the players and provide services including prevention, evaluation, treatment, reconditioning, emergency care, education, and documentation. These duties must be performed in a professional manner and the incumbent should demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team. Additionally, this team member should be able to serve secondarily as an athletic trainer, providing and facilitating injury prevention, basic acute care/emergency response, and performance enhancement. Success in this position will require the team member to integrate within a team concept, perform roles and responsibilities to a high standard, and strive for constant self and team improvement. 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
·         Develop and provide treatment and reconditioning services to athletes
·         Develop and carry out post-operative plans of care with Team Physician, Head Athletic Trainer, and Rehabilitation Coordinator
·         Accurately document treatments, evaluations, and objective measures in electronic medical record, as well as maintain its accuracy 
·         Assisting with on field and transition rehab programs
·         Provide taping, bracing, and orthotic use for the prevention and treatment of injuries
·         Perform other athletic training room duties assigned by Head Athletic Trainer that may include inventory and scheduling with other providers
·         Cover team practices and games
·         Maintain continuing education to explore new techniques and modalities, as well as evaluate their efficiency in regards to the care of the team 
·         Assist in the education and professional development of interns
·         Additional duties as assigned

Qualifications, Skills and Abilities:
·         Master’s or Doctorate in Physical Therapy required
·         Minimum of 2-years of experience in professional or NCAA D-1 Sports (Football preferred) required
·         Certified Athletic Trainer required
·         CSCS or strength training experience preferred
·         Strong experience administering a wide range of physical therapy interventions including manual therapy skills, exercise prescription, and modalities 
·         Able to quickly evaluate multiple qualitative and quantitative data inputs to make treatment adjustments
·         Comfortable working in high-pressure situations with strict deadlines
·         Exceptional communication skills within a team environment
·         Passion for sport and human performance is essential

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.