Sports Therapist/Physiotherapist

Sports Therapist/Physiotherapist

37.5 Hours per week

Fixed term until August 2024

£21,432 - £23,460 per annum


About Us


Hartpury University and Hartpury College are among the UK’s leading specialist education providers in agriculture, animal, equine, sport and veterinary nursing. Located in Gloucestershire, Hartpury University and Hartpury College sit side-by-side on a beautiful 360-hectare campus. We provide world-class facilities to more than 4,000 university and college-level students studying undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, A-levels and diplomas, as well as undertaking industry research. The University is rated top 20 in the UK for Teaching Quality (Times Good University Guide 2022) and has 96% graduate employability, whilst the College is rated Ofsted Outstanding in all areas. A passionate and innovative business culture and exceptional support networks make Hartpury an ideal career choice.


Hartpury is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves. We particularly welcome applicants that we are underrepresented in, including those from ethnically diverse backgrounds, LGBTQI+ communities, and those living with disabilities. As part of our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion we offer a range of inclusive policies, flexible working arrangements and a multi-faith space to support staff from different backgrounds. 


About the Role


  • Provide a high-quality Sports Physiotherapy/Therapy service to assigned sports academy groups in liaison with the Clinical Lead and Head of Medical Services
  • Independently manage an individual case load of athletes to assess and provide a clinical diagnosis whilst working as part of a team to ensure effective delivery of care
  • Provide pitch side medical cover at fixtures throughout the varied schedule which will involve some weekend and evening work


About You


  • You will be a passionate Chartered Physiotherapist, Graduate Sports Therapist or Graduate Rehabilitation Therapist with relevant governing body memberships and insurance to join our current clinical team
  • Lead and implement a strategy to maintain an excellent level of care provision throughout the medical department
  • Experience with developmental athletes
  • Ability to educate, advise and motivate individuals


What we Offer


  • Wellbeing events and Employee Assistance Programme
  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Employee Discounts Scheme
  • Onsite fitness facilities
  • Support for continuous professional development
  • Flexible working opportunities available
  • 25 days annual leave entitlement plus bank holidays rising with length of service


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.  All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks. 


Click the button below to apply online or telephone (01452) 702135 to request documents by post. 


Click here to view the full Job Description and Person Specification. For an informal enquiry, please contact [email protected]


The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 14th August 2022.

Interviews will be on Wednesday 24th August 2022.


Hartpury’s expectation is that all eligible staff will be vaccinated against COVID-19.