Senior Physiotherapist (National Technical Lead) Swimming

Date Posted: Posted12 days ago
Brisbane QLD

Job Description

The Queensland Academy of Sport (QAS) Vision is 'Inspiring Extraordinary Sporting Success' and the performance of Queensland athletes at the recent Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games was a phenomenal demonstration of that. We're on the runway to Paris 2024, Los Angeles 2028 and then onto an incredible opportunity that will be a home games here at Brisbane, with the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games.At the QAS we support 450+ pre-elite and elite athletes from talented juniors through to Olympic, Paralympic and World Championships medallists to win on the world stage. We support both in-house squad programmes, partnership Programmes with National Sporting Organisations and/or scholarships for individuals who are on medal winning trajectories for international success. We have a new and bold 2032 High Performance Strategy to propel us forward to enable more medal winning moments by Queensland Athletes, to ultimately inspire the State and the Nation ahead amongst the backdrop of a home Games in Brisbane 2032. If you have a deep desire to contribute to something transformational, of State and National significance, and are committed to continuous improvement, it's an exciting time to join our organisation on an important mission.Reporting to the Hub Manager, the Senior Physiotherapist is responsible for providing world class physiotherapy servicing and advice at the Swimming Australia High Performance Program. As the National Technical Lead you will also assist in creating national direction and alignment for athlete servicing, research and performance strategies to enable high perofrmance swimming outcomes.To be considered for the Senior Physiotherapist, you will have experience in leading high performance practitioners and working collaboratively with the wider Australian High Performance system. We are looking for a leader with: Minimum 5 years' experience in high performance sport working with Olympic and Paralympic athletes/programs or professional sporting teams.Experience in leading high-performance practitioners in the same or similar discipline.Registration as a Physiotherapist through AHPRA - Australian Health Practitioner Registration AgencyAPA Titled Sports and Exercise PhysiotherapistThis is an exceptional opportunity for an entrepreneurial leader to work within a high-performance team with leadership behaviours conducive to creating environments of excellence and a commitment to continuous improvement.Essential RequirementsFirst Aid CertificateCurrent Provide/Perform CPRSports Medicine / Physio / Allied Health DegreeNational Police / Criminal History CheckWorking with Children / Working with Vulnerable People Check
Applications to remain current for 12 months.This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License.

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