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Therapy Intern

SSP Student Sport

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £3,777 per annum pro rata (0.2 FTE/8 hours pw)
Fixed Term 01/09/2021-30/06/2022
Post Type:  Part Time
Advert Placed:  Thursday 22 July 2021
Closing Date:  Thursday 05 August 2021
Interview Date:  Monday 16 August 2021
Reference:  042421

Surrey Sports Park is one of Europe’s premier sites for elite sport. A Surrey University owned multi-million pound venue, Surrey Sports Park houses some of the best facilities in the country, attracting its own national and international sporting events bringing world class athletes to Surrey.

The medical team at Surrey Sports Park are keen to support in the education and development of graduate therapists and consequently are looking to recruit one or two therapy interns. Successful applicants will have the opportunity to work with, but will not be limited to, the following:

- Members of Team Surrey, Surrey Universities’ BUCS teams.

- Netball Super-league Franchise Surrey Storm

- British Basketball League Franchise Surrey Scorchers

- Scholarship Athletes at Surrey University

Description of Duties

Job Title:Therapy Intern

Department:Sport and Fitness Delivery

Start Date:September 2021

Duration:10 months (Approx 40 weeks)

Hours: 8hrs / week during term time dependent upon projects assigned. All roles will involve evening and weekend work. This will be discussed during interview.

Location:Surrey Sports Park (Guildford)


Reports To:Therapy Lead


Role Responsibilities:

  • Provide assessment, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation to a range of athletes & players
  • Report on injuries to coaches and members of the support team
  • Attend weekly team meetings and CPD sessions
  • Be a proactive part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Work within UK Professional Code of Conduct, standards and guidelines and Surrey Sports Park codes, standard and practice.



  • Graduate in Sports Therapy / Physiotherapy or Sports Rehab and an active member of relevant governing association & Public Liability Insurance
  • First Aid, preferably sport trauma / pitch-side specific


Knowledge and Experience

  • Experience in conducting an assessment and treatment session unsupervised
  • Experience of how a multidisciplinary team operates
  • Up to date knowledge within the field of Sports Therapy / Physiotherapy / Sports Rehabilitation.
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The University of Surrey is committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities for all.  We place great value on diversity and are seeking to increase the diversity within our community.  Therefore we particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities.




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