12 Dec, 14:42
Prop Cian Healy is expected to miss the start of the 2014 RBS 6 Nations after undergoing surgery on his injured ankle on Wednesday.
The successful candidate will be expected to deliver best practice sports physiotherapy services in partnership with the Provincial Physiotherapist and Doctor(s).
The Physiotherapistwill also liaise and work with fitness and coaching staff on all physiotherapy related issues within the Connacht Squad.
Applicants must hold a chartered physiotherapist qualification with a minimum of two years post-graduate experience as team physiotherapist with a professional or elite sports team.
A post-graduate qualification in sports and/or musculoskeletal physiotherapy or sports science would be an advantage.
To apply, please email your Curriculum Vitae with a covering letter of not more than one page highlighting relevant experience to or alternatively to Human Resources Department, Irish Rugby Football Union, 10-12 Lansdowne Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
The closing date for applications is the 1st March, 2013.
Candidates must be available to interview between 11th and 15th of March.
The IRFU is an equal opportunities employer.