Join the Meliora Team - School Physiotherapist

This is an exciting opportunity to join us at Meliora Medical Group.

The leading medical services provider for the education sector, our range of medical services are used by over 100 of the UK’s leading schools & clubs and we are growing rapidly each year.

Role: School Physiotherapist

Salary: £11,500 – £15,400 per year (£30-£40 per hour) depending on experience

Working Hours: 11 hours per week, term time only.  Potential to increase to 20 hours per week (split across 2 neighbouring sites)

Location: Harrow School, London

Desired start date: September 2023


What is the job?

We are looking for an experienced chartered physiotherapist to join our rapidly growing team and provide clinical care at one of the UK’s leading independent schools, Harrow School, an all-boys boarding school in Harrow, London.

At Harrow School,  Meliora Medical Group provide gold standard of medical care to all students and staff. We work collaboratively and with a person-centred approach alongside the pastoral and sports teams to ensure all pupils are on the correct care pathway, working towards a full recovery and return to sport in a safe and timely manner.

The successful applicant will be a key part of our clinical team.  Working closely with our Head of Physiotherapy and our Sports Doctors they will aid the medical, sports and pastoral teams in providing timely and accurate diagnosis, treatment, management plan and anticipated return to play timeframe for pupils. They will use an evidence-based approach in the rehabilitation of all musculoskeletal injuries and work closely with Harrow School’s own medical and strength & conditioning teams as well as affiliated professional academies to ensure continuity of care across the year.

Initially, the role is 11 hours per week but there is potential to increase to 20 hours a week (split across 2 neighbouring sites) during term time only (circa 35 weeks per year).


Who are we looking for?

Our ideal candidate will have:

–          Degree in Physiotherapy

–          Registration with appropriate governing body (CSP/HCPC)

–          Previous experience working with youth athletes and paediatric MSK injuries

–          Previous experience treating Rugby, Football, Cricket and multisport athletes.

–          Personal Liability/Indemnity insurance

–          Pitch-side first aid qualification

–          Pitch-side experience

–          Taping/Strapping experience


Why work for us?

–          Term-time only role, not working during school holidays

–          Ongoing CPD throughout your career with us

–          Chance to grow with the company

–          Be part of a company providing gold-standard medical care

–          Close-knit, supportive medical team


What are the next steps?

Please submit a CV to our Head of Physiotherapy, Liz Robson – – with a few words in your email explaining what excites you about working at Meliora and what you are looking for from the job.

We will respond to every application and if we think that you’d be a great match for Meliora, and Meliora for you, then we’ll organise a chat with the whole team.

Please note that we will hold all successful and unsuccessful applicants details on file unless you request us not to during the application process.

OK, where do I start?

Whether you are interested in our Sports Medicine, Schools Medicine or Lifestyle medicine services, we’d love to hear about how we can help you so please get in touch.

Meliora Medical Group’s Sports Medicine service operates under the name ‘Return2Play’ and has it’s own website.

Return2Play are the UK’s leading sports medicine provider for schools, clubs and universities.