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AFC Unity

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AFC Unity is a multi award-winning indie women's football club.

AFC Unity Sports Physiotherapist/First Aider 2018/19

This opportunity takes place between 05 Sep 2018 and 31 Aug 2019.

Gain experience and knowledge of sports injury prevention, and fitness, assisting with matchday first aid, offering support to players, advising coaches on best injury-avoidance methods.

What skills do I need?

*Knowledge of and interest in sports first aid and physiotherapy *Experience in sports first aid and physiotherapy *Knowledge of the social and community sector *Knowledge of women's football *Knowledge of AFC Unity and our mission, values and ethos

What will I gain?

*Experience volunteering in the social and community sector *References and connections with others in the sector *Help support a local Sheffield based social enterprise

Training and support

All volunteers are inducted into the organisation, provided information on key contacts, policies and their rights and responsibilities. All volunteers are also provided a key contact person who will be their supervisor. There is also possibility of accessing additional FA training qualifications.

Time commitment

Monday evening trainings (8-9pm) and Sunday afternoon 11-a-side games.







DBS (criminal records) check



Various locations across South Yorkshire

Travel information

We train and play our home games at Sheffield Park Academy in Sheffield. We play away games across South Yorkshire. We can help with organising lifts to games and trainings if needed too.
  • CausesHealth, Sport and exercise, Women
  • FrequencyEvery week
  • WhenMonday evening, Sunday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsAdvice and information, Communication skills, Hands-on tasks, Outdoors, Sport and coaching
  • Careers and AspirationsMedicine and healthcare, Teaching, Third sector and charity work

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