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Clinical Lead Orthotist

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Main area
Orthotics
Grade
7
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
185-A-18-61885
Site
Royal Devon & Exeter
Town
Exeter
Salary
£33,222 - £43,041 pa
Closing
21/10/2018 23:59

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and experienced Orthotist to become Clinical Lead for our Orthotics service. We are a friendly and welcoming team based within the Exeter Mobility Centre, part of the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital Foundation Trust (RD&E FT).

In this varied role you will be responsible for the clinical leadership and management of the Orthotics team. The Exeter Mobility Centre Orthotics service provides ward cover on the main RD&E FT site in Wonford and clinics in numerous locations including North Devon, Axminster, various schools as well as our Exeter Mobility Centre base.

The post holder will provide leadership, operational and line management to the team and work closely with the Workshop Manager. The post holder will provide advice internally and externally in relation to orthotics and will facilitate resolution of workload/staffing issues, ensure risk assessments are completed and will provide information to the Division as required.

Our vision is to provide safe, high quality seamless services delivered with courtesy and respect. To achieve our vision we expect all our staff to uphold our Trust values. Our Trust values are: Honesty, Openness & Integrity Fairness Inclusion & Collaboration Respect & Dignity

***Preference will be given to staff with ‘Priority’ and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.***

DUE TO THE ANTICIPATED HIGH NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POST WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE THE VACANCY BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE.  

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Alex Tait and Kirsty Simpson rde-tr.emcmanager@nhs.net 01392 403660

If you have problems applying, contact

Personnel Reception
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
Wonford
Barrack Road
Exeter
Devon
EX2 5DW
Telephone
01392 403936 or 403758

As users of the disability confident scheme, we operate a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for job applicants with disabilities. If you let us know, when you apply, that you would like to use this scheme, we will guarantee you an interview, if you meet all the essential criteria listed in the person specification section of the job description.

We will also make any reasonable adjustments you require to our selection process. Please let us know what you need


Our Trust is proudly committed to race equality.
To ensure our ethnic minority staff have an equal opportunity to succeed, we are offering career development support to any ethnic minority staff.

Interested?

Please email rde-tr.equality@nhs.net to find out more.