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Vacancy: Lead Academy Physiotherapist

1st May 2015 By Munster Rugby

Munster Rugby is currently accepting applications for the role of Lead Academy Physiotherapist.

Munster Rugby is currently accepting applications for the role of Lead Academy Physiotherapist.

The Lead Academy Physiotherapist will be based in Limerick and will provide physiotherapy services to the Munster Rugby Academy and U20 squad. This role will deliver best practice sports medicine services in partnership with the Provincial Physiotherapist and Doctor(s).

The role will liaise and work with medical, fitness and coaching staff on all physiotherapy related issues within the Munster Rugby Academy.

This is a 2 year fixed term position and the successful candidate will have:


  • Degree or equivalent in physiotherapy / Chartered Physiotherapist
  • A minimum of two years post graduate experience working as a Team physiotherapist to a professional sports team
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to work well within a team environment
  • Good organisational skills
  • Experience working in Sports Medicine
  • Flexibility and willingness to work unsociable hours including weekends and evenings.


  • Higher qualification in sports physiotherapy, musculoskeletal physiotherapy or sports science
  • Computer competence to the level of ECDL
  • Pitch side traumatology qualification
  • Full clean Driving licence

Click here for a full job description.

If you would like to apply for this position please e-mail a detailed letter of application along with an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae to Claire Cooke at recruitment@munsterrurgby.ie no later than 5pm Friday 15th May 2015.

Please note interviews will be held w/c 25th May 2015.

Munster Rugby is an equal opportunities employer.


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