The Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) is one of Australia’s elite high performance sports training and coaching organisations.
Through promoting it’s maxim of “Success in Sport and Life” the organisation constantly strives to provide an environment in which talented athletes have the opportunity to excel in both their chosen sport and life in general.
Underpinning this dedication is a strong set of core values that promote excellence, integrity, passion, respect and commitment not only amongst the athletes, but the coaching and support staff equally.
EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST
VIS LEAD PHYSIOLOGIST - SWIMMING (Part -Time or Full - Time)
- World leading Institute support program
- Opportunity to assist Australia’s best athletes
- Ability to have an impact on high performance sport
The VIS are looking for expressions of interest for a dynamic and passionate high performance professional to join its team in the role of Lead Physiologist for Swimming. The position will be based at the VIS headquarters in Melbourne’s Albert Park servicing athletes training at Swimming Australia’s High Performance Centres (HPC).
As part of an inter-disciplinary sports science and medicine team this role is responsible for providing cutting edge physiological support to HPC coaches and athletes identified as part of the AIS and Australia’s Winning Edge High Performance strategy, to achieve success at World Championships and Olympic Games.
To be successful in this role, you should have had extensive experience working as a sport scientist with high performance athletes and a proven ability working within an integrated / multi-disciplinary program environment.
The successful applicant will also need to possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, sound organisational and planning skills and attention to detail, and the ability to problem solve and provide solutions that will positively impact performance.
Remuneration for this role will between the range of $65-80k based on qualifications and experience.