Physiotherapist – Gallagher Chiefs

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced physiotherapist to join our Performance Health Team here at the Chiefs Rugby Club. Reporting to the Head of Performance Therapies you will provide physiotherapy support to the Gallagher Chiefs for our up-coming Super Rugby Pacific Campaign.

Based in Hamilton at the Chiefs Rugby Club headquarters, the role is fulltime for a fixed term period of six months (1 Jan 2022 – 31 June 2022 – However, we are open to discussing a longer-term role for the right candidate). The nature of the role will require some irregular hours, weekend work, with some requirement for domestic and trans-Tasman travel.

Ideally you will have professional Rugby experience (minimum National Provincial Championship and/or Farah Palmer Cup) and/or experience within a representative level high performance sport environment. An I.C.I.R. level two qualification is preferable, as is a post graduate sport and/or musculoskeletal qualification. Finally, you must be qualified and registered to work in New Zealand.

We now welcome applications and ask that you please submit your cover letter and CV to the General Manager Performance ( by 5pm, Wednesday November 17th. In addition, please also direct any questions, queries relevant to the role to the General Manager Performance.

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