Physiotherapist - The Hong Kong Sports Institute

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  • Hong Kong
  • Nov 22, 2021
Full time Physiotherapist

Job Description

The Job

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

  • To provide physiotherapy treatment and rehabilitation services for scholarship athletes including Para 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 perform any other appropriate duties as assigned by supervisor.
     

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 2 years’ physiotherapy or sports relevant working experience;
  • Experience in managing sports injury, experience in working with Para athletes is a definite advantage;
  • 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.