Millfield School is looking to recruit a Graduate Physiotherapist for the 2021/22 academic year.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Graduate Physiotherapist position at Millfield School for the 2021/22 academic year. The role will make a positive contribution to the Millfield Institute of Sport and Wellbeing.
Millfield is an independent boarding school with outstanding pastoral and co-curricular activities, set in the heart of Somerset. We cater for approximately 1250 pupils aged 13 to 18, all of whom are engaged in sport and physical activities. We have outstanding facilities and a vibrant multisport environment.
The Graduate Physiotherapist will assist the physiotherapy department, who are responsible for the delivery of physiotherapy support services to Millfield Pupils involved in a wide variety of sporting activities. The successful candidate will be involved in clinic delivery, pitch side cover, attend sport training sessions, day to day administration, communications, diary management, pupil screening and result assessments to formulate realistic prehabilitation and rehabilitation plans. This role also engages with the school boarding programme and other duties will include supporting within a boarding house or within the campus facilities during some evenings and weekends.
A key part of this role is to provide high quality physiotherapy treatment and rehabilitation of injured pupils, to return them to optimum fitness in the shortest time possible. The role includes travel to away fixtures and weekend working. Remuneration is £9,684 for a 32.6 week period (one academic year), including holiday pay and plus board and lodgings during term time. Accommodation may be within a shared house or within/attached to a year 9 boarding house, further details on this will be provided at interview.
Millfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Offers of appointment are subject to satisfactory references and DBS clearance.