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Specialist Podiatrist

Employer
Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust
Location
York
Salary
£35,392 to £42,618 per annum
Closing date
18 Jul 2024

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Profession
Other Health Profession
Grade
Band 6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Specialist Podiatrist - York Locality

Full or Part time hours available

Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust provides the Podiatry Service across North Yorkshire and York area, this covers approximately 3000 square miles and is provided from over 70 clinical locations.

The service is managed in 4 Locality based teams.

This vacancy has become available due to promotion of current post holder in the York and Selby team.

The role will be supported by Podiatry team lead and Podiatry Professional Leads.

We will welcome applications from HCPC registered Podiatrists, who are looking for a band 6 post into a service with a good reputation for quality provision to our patients and good support for staff and career development.

Good diagnostic and clinical skills are essential, as well as good organisational and time management skills are critical to this role and you should have the ability to work on your own as well as part of a team.

Main duties of the job

This post will be based at White Cross Court, York, a purpose built Podiatry facility, but the post holder may be expected to work at other locations, as such car driver or ability to travel is essential.

Good diagnostic and clinical skills are essential, good organisational and time management skills are critical to this role and you should have the ability to work on your own as well as part of a team.

About us

On employment you will commence our Mentorship program - giving you the support, mentorship and supervision from a senior Podiatrist to develop your skills and ability and become integrated within the team and the allied professions we work alongside.

The department can offer a variety of flexible working arrangements to meet both clinical and personal needs.

Want to know more. Please e-mail Vicki Gunn - Team Lead

vicki.gunn@nhs.net

Job description

Job responsibilities

To be part of a highly motivated team having at least two years NHS post registration experience and/or having completed a competency based programme.

To work autonomously, or as part of a team, liaising with appropriate members of the Podiatry teams, Primary Health Care teams and Secondary Health Care teams, particularly in relation to service delivery and patient care.

To be responsible for the day-to-day running of own podiatry clinics (in both primary and secondary care settings), hospitals, health centres, GP surgeries, residential and nursing care homes, patient's own homes and day centres and centres for those with mental and physical impairments.

For more information please see the job description attached. If you have any questions, please contact Vicki Gunn on 01423 542300 or vicki.gunn@nhs.net

Person Specification

Education and registration

Essential

  • Bsc Podiatry
  • HCPC Registration


Desirable

  • Post graduate training/ development


Experience

Essential

  • Two years rounded professional experience, including treatment of the 'at risk' foot, and knowledge and skills in the MSK/Biomechanical field


Desirable

  • Experience in mentoring and facilitating Podiatry students


Employer details

Employer name

Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust

Address

White Cross Court

York

YO31 8FT

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