Vacancy | First-Team Physiotherapist

Join the team at Priestfield.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Sports Science & Medicine team at Gillingham Football Club.  We are looking to recruit a Lead Physiotherapist to take responsibility for the first-team squad; the successful applicant will be required to work closely with the Head of Sports Science to continue to develop the department in line with the club’s philosophy.

The role will also require the successful applicant to link in with the Senior Academy Physiotherapy staff to oversee care of the Professional Development squads and ensure there is adequate support in their roles. Reporting directly to the Head of Sports Science & Medicine and the first-team manager, the post holder will be working closely with the existing members of the medical and sports science teams to provide an integrated medical and sports science support system.




The sport science and medicine department is continually striving to develop best practice, link in with local universities to conduct specific applied research and as such, we are seeking a committed, enthusiastic individual with the desire to develop their experience of working in a professional team sports environment. Previous experience working within a first-team environment within a football club is highly desirable.

Applicants must possess full membership to Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and be Health Professional Council registered.  If you are interested in applying for the role please check the attached Job Description and email a covering letter and CV to