We have an opportunity for a new graduate or a final year Podiatrystudent to join us as a band 5 Podiatrist ,22.5 hours perweek delivering services across the trust afrom Southend in theEast to Grays and Brentwood in the West.Your clinical work would be at a variety of clinics so a car driver/owner is essential to this role with flexibility a requirement to meetthe needs of the service.All staff and are supported with a Trust and a local inductionprogramme, regular supervision,preceptorship, appraisal and CPDwith all staff having a designated mentor, encouragingenhancement of clinical and professional skills as part of theirpersonal development plan.Our client base is primarily high-risk and you will be responsible fortreatment planning for foot complications associated with diabetic,rheumatoid and vascular / ischaemic long-term conditions.The post would provide opportunity to develop your clinical skills inroutine work and wound care and when ready on a rotational basisinto specialist areas such as Biomechanics and Nail SurgeryWe have close links with hospital MDT teams and we are part of theNational Diabetes Audit.Main duties of the job
The successful candidate will undertake as part of the PodiatryteamAssess, diagnose, develop and implement individual treatmentplans for patients with a wide range of clinical needs and patientdischarge plans for patients with a wide range of clinical needs , work in multi chair clinicsPromote health education
Computer skills are necessary.
Car driver /owner is essential.
Post is subject to Enhanced DBS disclosure.
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact
Miss Lorna McCann 01702 538150.About us
EPUT are looking for motivated staff who shares our Trust values of Care, Learn and Empower. In return, EPUT can offer you a range of benefits and development including
o Season Ticket Loans
o NHS discounts for staff
o Excellent Training facilities and opportunities
o Buying and Selling annual leave scheme
o The opportunity to work bank shifts and expand knowledge and experience in other areas
o Salary Sacrifice schemes including lease cars and Cycle to Work
o Day One Flexible Employer
Join our Staff bank
What is Staff Bank?
Our EPUT NHS staff bank is an entity managed by the trust that hires clinical and non-clinical healthcare professionals to take on shifts at our trust hospitals and community settings. Here at EPUT we maintain our own bank of specialist staff to ensure that we are able offer safe and effective care at all times.
All our permanent staff are automatically enrolled onto the staff bank however this does not mean you have to work any additional shifts, but the option is there for you if you wish.
If you are joining our Trust in a fixed term role, please indicate on your New Starter Paperwork that you wish to join our staff bank.Job descriptionJob responsibilities
All applicants must hold a degree or diploma in Podiatric medicineand a Certificate for local Anaesthesia and be registered with theHCPC. Post is subject to Enhanced DBS disclosure.
Please read the attached Job description and Person Specificationfor further details.
Therefore if you work well under pressure, enjoy treating high-riskpatients with challenging foot problems and have excellentcommunication skills, this job could be for you!
For an informal discussion about the post, please contactMiss Lorna McCann 01702 538150Person SpecificationQualificationsEssential
Desirable desirableDesirable Employer detailsEmployer name
- LA and POMS
- Diabetic foot module
- car driver/ owner
Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation TrustAddress
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