- Wound care/BIO Podiatrist Band 6
- Band 6
- South Somerset tbc
- South Somerset tbc
- £26,565 - £35,577 per annum
- 25/02/2018 23:59
Could you be the right person for our Band 6 posts?
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Podiatrist to join the Somerset Partnership Podiatry Team. We are looking for 2 full time Band 6 Podiatrists with experience in Diabetes, Wound Care and Biomechanics. You will be part of a highly motivated and compassionate countywide team, working independently in both community and acute settings. The 2 posts are based in the south of county.
We are looking for experienced, enthusiastic and dedicated professionals, with excellent leadership skills. The post holder will have a specific role of responsibility within the team, which will be determined by service requirements. You will join a friendly, highly experienced team, delivering quality patient centred care to the population of Somerset. This includes the assessment, development, implementation and review/discharge of treatment plans and health education. You will need to demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of Diabetes, Wound Care and Biomechanics.
You will need to demonstrate an understanding of the changes that the NHS is undergoing and have a clear understanding of the role of the Podiatry service within this. You will need a degree in Podiatry and be registered with the Health Professions Council.
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust offers a great benefits package including 27 days annual leave (pro rata) and a competitive pension scheme. The podiatry service is a forward thinking dynamic service with a number of active on-going projects such as clinical pathway auditing and the development of a robust clinical support programme
The successful candidate will be supported by a team of dedicated professionals, with access to CPD time, regular supervision, development and support and regular team meetings.
We look forward to receiving your application.
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
Helen Treby (Helen.Treby@sompar.nhs.uk)
If you have problems applying, contact
- 01278 432147