Opcare, part of the Ability Matters Group, is the largest supplier of prosthetic, orthotic and wheelchair services to the NHS and private sector in the UK and Ireland. As a company we aim to continuously improve the services we deliver and develop those who work for us.
Due to expansion, we have an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Lead Orthotist at the Exeter Mobility Centre (EMC).
We take pride in providing patients with an industry leading service to enhance their ability so we are looking for positive and dynamic people to join us and deliver on this commitment. We are a growing company and have an excellent record of people progressing within the organisation and therefore welcome applications from ambitious individuals who are looking to further their career.
If you are:
An experienced Orthotist looking for the next step in your career
Passionate about excellent patient care
Driven to achieve high results personally and through a team
We want to hear from you!!
The role holder has management responsibility for overseeing the running of the orthotic clinical team on site in Exeter, as well as assessing and treating a complex range of patients, based on current best practice.
You will manage the orthotic clinical team effectively, ensuring the service is running smoothly and efficiently whilst meeting all timescales along with clinical, operational and financial expectations set. You will also work closely with the administration teams, technical staff and management in order to achieve an efficient service.
The successful applicant would have access to excellent technology in brand new facilities, designed to deliver services, including on site orthotic workshop with technical team.
The orthotic service is wide ranging and includes interaction with MDTs across the Royal Devon and Exeter Trust and associated regional clinics.
The successful applicant would have the support of onsite service manager (clinician), technical, facilities and admin management. In addition, as the largest provider of combined orthotic and prosthetic services in the UK, you would be a lead member of a national team of over 180 clinicians.
This role would suit an experienced orthotist looking to take on more responsibility with managerial support.
You must also have DBS clearance
• ISPO or BAPO membership
• Full clean drivers licence
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If you would like to apply for this role, please submit an updated CV to email@example.com by Friday 25th September 2020.