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For the fourth year running the English Institute of Sport has been recognised as one of The Sunday Times 100 Best Not-For-Profit organisations to work for, placed at 56th on the list in 2018.
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Performance Nutritionist (Working with Great Britain Rowing Team)
This role will provide the delivery and development of nutritional support for specific groups of U23 and Senior Olympic and Paralympic athletes, working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to create a world class high performance training environment
Physiotherapist (Wheelchair Tennis)
The vision for the LTA Wheelchair Tennis World Class Programme (WTWCP) is to become the world leading Disability Tennis programme delivering sustainable success.
The successful applicant will support the delivery and development of physiotherapy support services to World Class Programme athletes. Working collaboratively with the interdisciplinary athlete support team which includes a Sports Physician, Physiotherapist and Soft Tissue Therapist. The purpose of this role is to to optimise athlete health and wellbeing to minimise time-loss due to injury and illness and maximise performance in training and competition.
Physiotherapist (working with The British Sailing Team)
The successful applicant will provide and develop physiotherapy support services to World Class Programme athletes. Working collaboratively with the interdisciplinary athlete support team, this position will underpin strategies to optimise athlete health and wellbeing to minimise time-loss and maximise performance in training and competition. This role has the potential to deliver Physiotherapy services as part of the British Sailing Team at the 2020 Olympic Games, subject to internal support staff selection processes.
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What we offer
The EIS is a dynamic, growing and fast moving organisation that will offer you a flexible, positive, stimulating and challenging work environment.Learn more
Continuously developing the expertise and capabilities of our practitioners is critical to the on-going success of the organisation and we place a great deal of emphasis on creating opportunities for EIS employees at all levels to extend their knowledge and expertise and, at the same time, acquire the skills required to have a successful career in high performance sport.
Please note: Due to the specific nature of the EIS’s work and the number of enquiries we receive from students, unfortunately we cannot respond to individual enquiries and emails around work experience or shadowing a practitioner in a specific department.
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