Technician in Sports Therapy

University of Bedfordshire - School of Sports Therapy & Rehabilitation, Faculty of Health & Social Sciences

Location: Luton
Salary: £22,214 p.a. pro rata
Hours: Part Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed on: 21st September 2017
Closes: 15th October 2017
Job Ref: BEDS0961

Salary: £22,214 pro rata per annum ( £8,885 actual salary)
Closing date: 15 October 2017 at 12pm
Interview date: 30 October 2017
An exciting opportunity has arisen, within the Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, to join a dynamic and growing team providing high quality technical support and clinical supervision in the School of Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation, at our Luton Campus.
The post is a part time (0.4FTE) permanent appointment, in which you would be expected to contribute to the technical work of the School, while maintaining your professional development within the University and/or maintaining external professional networks and relationships.
Successful applicants should have a first degree in sports therapy (or a related discipline). Additionally the successful applicant should have:

  • An understanding of sports physiology and biomechanical laboratory methods
  • Experience of clinical practice and mentoring others in clinical practice in a sports therapy environment
  • An appreciation of Health and Safety issues
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and a highly organised and flexible approach to work
  • The skills of a team player who can demonstrate ability to work independently and resolve problems effectively
  • Excellent personal organisation and time management skills with the ability to work efficiently and forward plan
  • Good written and oral communication skills with the ability to deal with a wide range of people
  • Proficient in IT skills especially MS Office
  • A high quality customer-focused approach to the support of staff and students
  • Adaptability and flexibility in dealing with workload

Informal enquires are welcomed and can be made to the Head of the School, by email to Lucy.O’Driscoll@beds.ac.uk
Due to the Home Office and UK Visas & Immigration requirements on immigration and Right to Work in the UK, the University of Bedfordshire can only accept job applications from Non EEA applicants who hold a current Tier 1 or Tier 2 (in country) visa and their status allows them to work and reside in the UK with no restrictions.
The University is committed to equality of opportunity and values the diversity of all its workforce and student population.
To apply:
Please log on to our website www.beds.ac.uk/jobs and complete the online application.
Please quote reference number and job title. Please note CVs will only be accepted in addition to a fully completed application form.
All applications must be received by midnight on the closing date. Applications will not be accepted after this deadline.