VACANCY: 1st Team Doctor (women's team)

VACANCY: 1st Team Doctor (women's team)

Lewes FC's women's 1st Team is looking for a Team Doctor. Hours are part-time, mostly Sunday afternoons for matches. More details here...

Lewes FC
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Lewes Football Club is a 100% community-owned, not-for-profit organisation. In 2017, we became the first (and currently only) club in the world to allocate its budgets and resources entirely equally between its women's and men's teams. We see football as an engine for social change.

We currently have a paid vacancy for a Team Doctor for the Lewes FC Women's 1st Team. We are looking for a motivated, enthusiastic individual who wishes to play a role in an active and successful community club playing football in the FA Women's Championship, the second national tier of English football.

Availability

• Lewes FC will play between 10 and 17 home games at the Dripping Pan (depending on Cup matches), Lewes between August 18 2019 and April 30 2020

• Almost all matches take place on Sunday afternoons. One or two can be scheduled for a weekday evening.

• Doctors should be available ahead of kick-off and remain for the duration of the game (approx. 3 hours in total)

• Doctors should be available for ad-hoc consultation by players during the week throughout the season. In practice this is limited

• The stadium is right next to Lewes train station

Requirements

The Team Doctor(s) employed or contracted by the club shall:

• Be fully registered and licensed to practice medicine by the GMC;

• Have a Diploma in Sport and Exercise Medicine or an equivalent or higher professional qualification as otherwise approved by the Football Association or are working towards this qualification;

• Have appropriate medical indemnity insurance to treat/advise WSL players;

• Have an up to date Advanced Emergency Aid qualification; This should be The Football Association Advanced Trauma Medical Management in Football (ATMMiF).
If you do not yet have this qualification, we are willing to consider sponsoring this qualification.

Competitive remuneration

To apply please send your CV and a cover letter to our General Manager Maggie Murphy maggie@lewesfc.com

Position open until filled.

Lewes Football Club is a 100% community-owned, not-for-profit organisation. In 2017, we became the first (and currently only) club in the world to allocate its budgets and resources entirely equally between its women's and men's teams. We see football as an engine for social change.

We currently have a paid vacancy for a Team Doctor for the Lewes FC Women's 1st Team. We are looking for a motivated, enthusiastic individual who wishes to play a role in an active and successful community club playing football in the FA Women's Championship, the second national tier of English football.

Availability

• Lewes FC will play between 10 and 17 home games at the Dripping Pan (depending on Cup matches), Lewes between August 18 2019 and April 30 2020

• Almost all matches take place on Sunday afternoons. One or two can be scheduled for a weekday evening.

• Doctors should be available ahead of kick-off and remain for the duration of the game (approx. 3 hours in total)

• Doctors should be available for ad-hoc consultation by players during the week throughout the season. In practice this is limited

• The stadium is right next to Lewes train station

Requirements

The Team Doctor(s) employed or contracted by the club shall:

• Be fully registered and licensed to practice medicine by the GMC;

• Have a Diploma in Sport and Exercise Medicine or an equivalent or higher professional qualification as otherwise approved by the Football Association or are working towards this qualification;

• Have appropriate medical indemnity insurance to treat/advise WSL players;

• Have an up to date Advanced Emergency Aid qualification; This should be The Football Association Advanced Trauma Medical Management in Football (ATMMiF).
If you do not yet have this qualification, we are willing to consider sponsoring this qualification.

Competitive remuneration

To apply please send your CV and a cover letter to our General Manager Maggie Murphy maggie@lewesfc.com

Position open until filled.