Academy Vacancy

Our proactive and forward-looking Academy is looking to add a Lead Academy Doctor to the team at Home Park.

We are looking for a self employed consultant on a 6-month contract from January 2021 until June 2021.

As part of the role, you must be available for consultation once per week at the Academy (to be agreed) and also available to assess and, if appropriate, undertake the treatment of any playing injuries suffered by an Academy player.

You will work collaboratively with the First Team Head Physiotherapist, Academy Manager and Head of Academy Medical to provide sport and exercise medicine services and general medical expertise to Academy players aged 8-18.

It is an exciting time to be joining the team at Home Park, with the Academy being placed front and centre in the club’s growth strategy moving forward.

Plymouth Argyle Football Club has strong values, and any successful applicant must demonstrate those values through their behaviours and ensure that their team and the players also understand and adhere to those values.

Applicants must have a strong work ethic, ability to work flexibly and independently, and have a working knowledge of teaching within a school or college.

The deadline for applications is midday on Friday 8th January 2021. Applications should be submitted by email or post and should consist of a CV and a covering letter detailing how you meet the criteria for the role.

For an informal discussion on the role, or to request a full job description, email

Lead Academy Doctor Role