Sport Physiotherapy 1-Year Fellowship Full-Time


The Allan McGavin Sports Medicine Clinic has partnered with the Vancouver Whitecaps FC to offer a combined one-year Sport Physiotherapy Fellowship. The fellowship is designed to create a collaborative and comprehensive orthopedic and sport physiotherapy learning and work experience.

Fellowship Details:
•1-year term (August 1st, 2024 – August 1st, 2025)
•20 hours weekly on-field and training room coverage for Vancouver Whitecaps Academy U19 team
•Additional hours assisting the athletic therapist with Whitecaps FC2 in the MLS Next Pro League
•15-18 weekly clinical hours at Allan McGavin Sports Medicine Clinic – Chan Gunn Pavilion (UBC campus, a 10-minute walk from the Whitecaps training facility)
•Research opportunity in sport/orthopedic physiotherapy.
•Weekly Mentorship with Sports Physiotherapy Canada Diploma Holder with experience as instructor in SPC Core Competency Fundamentals Courses and as an examiner for SPC.
•Collaborative sports medicine education rounds (sports medicine physicians, orthopedic surgeons, radiologists, physiotherapists, physiatrists)
•Collaborative education opportunities in conjunction with the UBC Sport and Exercise Medicine Clinic fellow (physician)
•Other sport coverage/on-field opportunities to fulfill SPC Certificate or Diploma required hours (football, rugby, hockey, basketball, etc.)
•Opportunities with multi-sport games and medical coverage for events (cycling races, marathon, etc.)

Required by Start Date:
•Must be a registered physiotherapist with the College of Physical Therapists of BC, including valid professional liability insurance.
•Must obtain a Criminal Record Vulnerable Sector Check

How to Apply:
Please email the following by April 25th 2024 to Scott Fraser,
•Cover letter/Letter of Intent
•An updated CV or Resume
•All levels of experience are welcome to apply

Contact: Scott Fraser