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.
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.