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Great Vic Bike Ride

We’re providing physiotherapy and massage services this year once again to the GREAT VIC BIKE RIDE and have opened applications for physiotherapy students to volunteer.
Succesful candidates will have a strong interest in:
– Working in a private practice once graduated
– Working for teams and events
– Sports physiotherapy in particular cycling
WHO CAN APPLY: Open to 3rd & 4th year physiotherapy students (there are 4 student positions available)
WHEN: Sunday 24th-Sunday 1st Dec 2019
WHERE: Starting in Mount Gambier SA and finishing in Dean Marsh VIC (attending the final day in Torquay is optional). Click here for route info.

INCLUDED:

– Daily breakfast/lunch/dinner

– Opportunity to volunteer at a high profile cycling event with full supervision and assistance by experienced physiotherapists

– Massage tables, clinic tent, towels and all necessary supplies will be provided

– Certificate of attendance

NEED TO BRING:
– Tent and all sleeping gear (we will be camping at each stage)
– Suitable clothing to treat in including enclosed shoes
– Personal towel and toiletries
– Reusable plate, bowl, cup and cutlery
TRANSPORT:
– You must be willing to arrange your own transport to arrive in Mount Gambier on Sunday Morning 24th November and for each leg of the journey
– The distance to travel each day is between 60-100km
– We may be able to arrange carpooling once the final group has been estabilised

A TYPICAL DAY WILL INVOLVE:

  • Breakfast then personal tent pack up
  • Travel to next destination
  • Set-up clinic tent and personal tents
  • Free time for local site seeing
  • Clinic open from around 12pm (depending on stage/estimated rider finish times)
  • Work until dinner time depending on demand
  • Group catch up to recap the day/questions/feedback etc
  • Enjoy the provided entertainment or some free time

SUPERVISING PHYSIOTHERAPISTS:

  • Phebe Liston
  • Ben Bond
  • Jess McDonald

For more information on their qualifications & experience click here.

Any questions email Phebe Liston at contact@physiophebe.com

APPLY NOW

To apply, please complete the form below (in as many words as you like) outlining:

  1. Why you would like to volunteer at The Great Vic Bike Ride
  2. Your previous experience working with teams or events
  3. Why we should choose you for this experience

APPLICATIONS CLOSE 31st August 2019