• Full Time
  • Lytham

Website BlackpoolHosp Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Job summary

Interested in specialising in Podiatry at a Band 6 level in a rapidly developing and expanding Podiatry service? We have an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to develop their autonomy and multi-disciplinary working skills.

  • Experience of managing a caseload of patients who are at special risk because of Diabetes, Rheumatoid conditions, tissue viability and muscular skeletal problems.
Main duties of the job

The successful candidate will work across a range of clinical settings, including patients’ homes across the Fylde Coast. The post holder will be responsible for the assessment, diagnosing, planning and implementation of podiatric care to patients with a wide range of clinical needs. You will be required to demonstrate skills in biomechanical assessment and the provision of insoles, management of the diabetic foot, wound care and nail surgery. Supervision of students is also required as part of the role.We value our staff and seek to provide a strong programme of CPD, mentorshipand development opportunities underpinned by a Job Plan. The successful candidate would be encouraged to participate in service study days, regular clinical supervision and team meetings as well as 1:1’s with your line manager.

To apply for this job email your details to tom+edfn@tombstevens.co.uk.

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