• Posted:
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Company: Paralympics Australia
  • Location: Australian Capital Territory
  • Contact: justin.crow@paralympic.org.au

Background:
Paralympics Australia is responsible for the delivery of the Australian team for the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games to be held in Beijing, China.
Snow Australia will deliver all aspects of athlete planning, training programming and preparation of the Australian athletes for these Games.
We have already appointed our CMO for the Games, Dr. Geoff Thompson, and are seeking expressions of interest from Medical Officers to support him and the Australian team at the 2022 Winter Paralympic Games.

Beijing 2022 Paralympic Winter Games
The planned arrival date for performance services staff into China is February 23rd, 2022. The opening ceremony will take place on Friday 4th March, and departure is planned for March 14th. Quarantine requirements both on entry to China and on return to Australia are still unknown.

Skills and Experience
It is preferred that the successful applicant is a Sport and Exercise Physician, or has entered the pathway.
Prior experience with Winter Sport, Paralympic Sport, elite athletes, and travelling with a team to support performance are all highly desirable in any successful candidate. Great communication skills and being a team player are also critical to success in this role.
Please note that applicants will need to provide their own professional indemnity insurance and that a working with children check is also a prerequisite for the role.

If you are interested please complete the form below and send through to justin.crow@paralympic.org.au before Friday 7th May, 2021. You may also direct any questions or enquiries to this address.

Beijing 2022 Medical Officer EOI (003)


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