FC Aberdeen | Vacation | Youth Academy Sports Scientist

Aberdeen Football Club is a leading institution in the North East of Scotland with an impressive heritage of domestic and international achievement since the club was founded in 1903.

The AFC is an ambitious organization that seeks to pursue its long-term success and sustainability in supporting our football team by adding value in all areas of our day-to-day business for the overall benefit of our staff, supporters and of our customers.

We have a vacancy for a part-time Youth Academy Sports Scientist. The Youth Academy Sports Scientist will support the planning, development and execution of the Youth Academy and Women’s Team Sports Science and Strength & Conditioning programs. They will also be responsible for providing match day support to the U16 Youth Academy team.

Applicants should have an undergraduate degree in sports science and previous experience supporting sports science in football or another sport.

Click here to see the full job description and person specifications.

This is a part-time role of 6 hours per week, as well as home/away matchday support to the U16 Youth Academy squad.

Why join Aberdeen Football Club?
• Work within a multidisciplinary team to offer the best possible service in medical and sports sciences
• Regular STI and CPD opportunities
• Possible career path
• Improved sick pay, employee assistance program, match tickets, club shop discount, AFC partner discounts, social committee events and more

If you would like to be considered for this role, please submit your CV and cover letter to [email protected] by 4 December 2022. Interviews will be confirmed in due course.

Please note that due to the number of applications received in the Club, we will only respond if you are successful in securing an interview.