Primary Purpose: Provide physiotherapist expertise to Huskie student-athletes for assigned teams in Huskie Athletics to maximize athlete performance through pre-participation screening, injury prevention, concussion management, injury assessment, treatment, and return to play programming.
Nature of Work: Reporting to the Associate Athletics Officer - Program Operations, Huskie Athletics, this position collaborates with Huskie Athletics coaches, administration, and other sports medicine and science providers. The Team Physiotherapist is required to work under pressure, in a high volume and dynamic environment within an alternative work plan.
Salary: Specialist Professional, Phase 2 ($62,850 - $98,205)
Education: Master of Physical Therapy/BScPT or equivalent. A Certificate or Diploma in Sport Physiotherapy is preferred.
Licenses: Eligible for licensure with the Saskatchewan College of Physical Therapists; valid First Aid, CPR and Sport First Responder Certification and membership with the Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) is encouraged
Experience: Experience in the area of orthopedic and sports physiotherapy; previous experience working with elite athletes in a team environment, past experience within a University athletic program is an asset, as is previous teaching experience and experience mentoring and supervising student athletic trainers.
Skills: Strong communication and organizational skills required. Knowledge and proficiency in Electronic Medical Records, preferred Clinic Master.
This position is in scope of ASPA.