Vacancy: Soft Tissue Massage Therapist

A new vacancy is available at Wigan Warriors. See below the full details.

Vacancy: Soft Tissue Massage Therapist

Salary: To be determined

Location: Wigan

Contract type: Fixed Term (Full time)

Closing date: 12th July 2022

Job Description:

The successful candidate will report to the Head of Physiotherapy as part of the multi-disciplinary performance team. Working primarily with the Wigan Warriors first team, duties will include: 

  • Provision of soft tissue therapy to supplement physiotherapy treatment and recovery of all first team players, under the guidance of the Head Physiotherapist. 
  • To provide match day cover and pre-game soft tissue treatments for all first team home and away fixtures.
  • To assist where appropriate with strapping and taping, under the guidance of the Head physiotherapist.
  • To assist where appropriate with the delivery of rehabilitation programmes under the guidance and instruction of the Head Physiotherapist.
  • To carry out appropriate record keeping of all treatments.
  • To complete general department management and liaise closely with senior staff.

You will ideally have a minimum of 1 year post-graduate experience and have some experience of working within a Rugby League or a professional sports team environment. Communication and interpersonal skills are crucial to the role. Additional soft tissue massage and strapping/taping qualifications are desirable along with a comprehensive CPD Portfolio with evidence of interest in sports medicine.

How to apply:

To apply, please send your full CV and Cover Letter with Current Remuneration by email to Jack Stopford (Head of Physiotherapy) at Wigan Warriors: [email protected]