Movement Perfected, Physiotherapist, and Pilates Instructor
- Chartered Physiotherapist HCPC
- APPI Pilates Instructor
- Chartered Physiotherapist in Sports Medicine
Skills, training and career highlights
Physiotherapist, Ovo, Cirque du Soleil, Japan
Spent 11 months on tour with Cirque du Soleil, working within a team of three therapists to provide treatment and rehabilitation for over 60 artists from varying circus backgrounds.
Touring physiotherapist, Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures, UK (01/09 – 08/15)
Touring with the internationally renowned Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures contemporary dance company, as the principal touring physiotherapist for the dance production. As the principal physiotherapist, I have responsibility for the diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and onward referral of all professional dancers during their UK, European and international tours, as well as providing Pilates and fitness classes on a weekly basis.
Team physiotherapist, Llanelli Scarlets RFC, Llanelli. Wales, UK (07/08- 01/09)
I supported the senior physiotherapists with the age grade teams for the professional rugby side of Llanelli Scarlets RFC, covering the training and matches, of the under 18’s and 21’s team. I worked actively alongside the back room coaching and medical staff, for the treatment and rehabilitation of players within the academy, referring them on as necessary to the appropriate agents.
Team physiotherapist, Aberystwyth Town FC, Wales, UK (07/07-04/08)
Senior Physiotherapist for the Welsh Premier League side (Division 1), covering training, and all matches. To develop professionally during my time at Aberystwyth, I learnt to adapt and modify the skills I possessed from treating rugby injuries to work successfully within the field of football.
Team physiotherapist for Whitland RFC, Wales, UK (07/06-05/07)
Traveling team physiotherapist for the 1st team, playing in the Swalec league in Wales. An introduction to managing and treating acute and traumatic injuries, using taping techniques, and working on my own initiative as part of a team outside of the NHS environment.