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. Our vision is that millions of children and adolescents around the world will have access to one or more of our services, providing them with the gold-standard medical care they deserve.

Role: School Physiotherapist

Salary: Dependent on experience and specific role, please enquire for more details

Working Hours: Dependent on specific role and location, please enquire for more details

Location: Various locations nationwide, please enquire for more details

Desired start date: September 2024


What is the job?

We are looking for experienced chartered physiotherapists to join our rapidly growing team and provide clinical care at a number of schools across the UK.

Successful applicants will be a key part of our clinical team. Working closely with our Head of Physiotherapy and our Sports Doctors they will aid school 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 the schools own medical and strength & conditioning teams as well as affiliated professional academies (where required) to ensure continuity of care across the 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


Want to apply?

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.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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.