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[Expired] Sports Physiotherapist

Posted On :21 Sep 2013


Job Summary

  • Salary:   Undisclosed
  • Work Type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Min. Education Level: Degree
  • Field of Study: Psychology
  • Years of Experience: 5
  • Skills: Health education, Communications skills

Job Descriptions



  • Provide physiotherapy consultation to national carded athletes.
  • Provide regular musculoskeletal assessments and targetted interventions to national carded athletes.
  • Provide appropriate evidence based treatment modalities, including manual and electrical therapeutic protocols.
  • Coordinate appropriate individualised sport-specific injury rehabilitation programmes.
  • Coordinate plans through a multidisciplinary approach to the prevention, diagnosis and management of sports related musculoskeletal injuries.
  • Assess sports specific techniques and skills and incorporate these into a planned rehabilitation programme.
  • Deliver educational material both orally and in written form to athletes, coaches and other client groups.
  • Provide on-site sports physiotherapy support for national carded athletes and coaches as appropriate.
  • Provide overseas sports physiotherapy support as appropriate.
  • Participate in and make a contribution to applied sports science and medicine research projects.
  • Perform other reasonable duties as may be required from time to time.


  • Assist the Head Physiotherapy Unit to ensure that services at the SMRC.
  • Coordinate major Games planning services for Sports Medcine support.
  • Lead in clinical ongoing professional development of junior physiotherapy staff.
  • Ensure that best practice services are provided, are expected to have a strong background in the application of progressive, evidence based sport medicine services to individual athletes, coaches and teams, in an elite sporting environment.
  • Maintain a comprehensive database of the assessment and treatment of athletes.
  • To keep documentation on all aspects of injury management in accordance with standards set by each individual professional body.
  • To work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary team of support staff within the Centre and with Governing Bodies of Sport, delivering top class services to athletes and their coaches.
  • To work within the rules of the Singapore Physiotherapy Councils Professional Code of Conduct, Scope of Practice, and those of SSC internal Professional Code of Conduct.
  • Within the rules of professional confidentiality to liase with athletes, primary care 
  • managers, parents, coaches and other support staff as appropriate. 


  • Basic Undergraduate qualifications (Degree in Physiotherapy). 
  • Relevant Postgraduate qualification in Sports Physiotherapy or Manipulation is preferred.
  • 5 years relevant experience of working in a clinical capacity within a Sports Medicine and related medical specialties environment.
  • Planned and provided long-term campaign support for Major Games such as Olympic Games, Commonwealth Games, Asian Games and South-East Asian Games 

Only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

About This Company

The Singapore Sports Council (SSC) is Singapore''s leading agency for sports development. It works in partnership with athletes, officials and various partners, such as National Sports Associations, sponsors and community organizations, to achieve excellence in local sports.

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