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Tokyo 2020
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Beijing 2022
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Tokyo 2020
Olympic
Paralympic
Beijing 2022
Olympic
Paralympic

EXTENSION – Sport physiotherapist / Athletic Therapist

Statut Contract for indefinite duration
Challenge closed 6 September

Sport physiotherapist / Athletic Therapist – Assigned to the short track speed skating team

Immediate supervisor: Chief Physiotherapist
Job description

Under the supervision of the chief physiotherapist, the sport physiotherapist/athletic therapist works closely with other sport medicine specialists to deliver High Performance Sport Medicine Services. He provides sport therapy services to the designated sport and athletes. He supports services in order to optimize individual and group performances. He works closely with the athlete’s or group’s Integrated Support Team (IST).

The main responsibilities in relation to the position are as follows:

  • Provide sport therapy services to designated athletes, training groups, mainly at INS Québec’s clinic,
    at training site or on the road.
  • Involve with the designated sport IST.
  • Provide coaches with testing results analysis and recommendations.
  • Be involved in the athlete evaluation program.
  • Be involved with sport therapy communication, nurture productive and positive working relationship with partners.
Requirements

Sport physiotherapist

  • Master Degree in Physiotherapy.
  • Be a member in good standing with Ordre professionnel de la Physiothérapie du Québec and Sport Physiotherapy Canada.
  • Have at least eight (8) years of experience working with athletes.
  • Have a valid Sports First Responder certification.
  • Have completed or currently completing level 2 in manual therapy and be on the way to completing level 3.
  • Hold a valid Sports Physiotherapy Certificate.

Athletic Therapist

  • Bachelor Degree in science with specialization in Athletic Therapy (a master’s degree would be an asset).
  • Have at least eight (8) years of experience working with athletes.
  • Have completed osteopathic training.
  • Member in good standing of Canadian Athletic Therapist Association (CATA) and the Corporation des thérapeutes du sport du Québec (CTSQ).
  • Have training to maintain of national certification.
  • Hold a CATA’s Sport Therapy Certification.
  • Work schedule during the day week.
  • Be available evenings and weekends.
  • Be available for 55 days of travel.
  • Have an excellent knowledge of the sports medicine, sports science field, and high-performance athlete rehabilitation and treatment tools.
  • Have excellent knowledge of oral and written French and English.
  • Have a very good understanding of high-performance sports and the Canadian and Québec sports systems.
  • Have very strong abilities using different computer programs (Microsoft Office suite).
  • Horaire de travail en semaine de jour.

Duration: Permanent position

Location: Montreal

Working Hours: Full time

Start date: October 2020

Salary: An annual salary according to the current salary scale ($64,736 to $99,007) as well as a benefits program will be offered to the selected candidate.

Deadline: September, 06 – 11:59 PM (Eastern Time)

Application: Please send your covering letter and resume by email to: emploi@insquebec.org, clearly indicating the title of the position you are applying for in the subject line. We would like to thank all candidates for showing an interest in our organization. Please note, however, that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Please do not contact us by telephone.

*Please note that the masculine gender has solely been used to simplify the text.

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