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      Orthotists
      Opcare

      Opcare is seeking to recruit experienced Orthotists to join the established Orthotic team at a number of locations within our East of Scotland Contract.

      The East of Scotland Contract involves clinics in 4 health boards – Lothian, Fife, Borders and Forth Valley. These are all beautiful parts of the Country and offer many lovely locations to live and work.

      Opcare, part of the Ability Matters Group, is the largest supplier of prosthetic and orthotic 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.

      We aim to deliver a first class service for users and work in partnership with our customers to develop best care and develop our team of dedicated clinicians. Through investment we have the ability to offer the latest in technology in CADCAM and scanning to support our services.

      The successful candidates will be supported with local, regional and national training to develop their clinical skills to support the service. Clinicians are supported to attend relevant external training and attend national conferences to further enhance their professional development.

      These positions provide an ideal setting for enthusiastic clinicians with a vision to develop their career, clinical expertise and interests in many areas of prosthetic and orthotic care. The successful applicant will need to be capable of practising independently and have a focus on continual improvement.

      The successful applicants will need to:

      • Have obtained a BSc in Prosthetics and Orthotics or other suitable appropriate qualifications
      • Be registered with HCPC and ideally be a member of BAPO and/or ISPO
      • Undergo enhanced Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) and/or Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) checks
      • Provide satisfactory references
      • Have the right to work in the UK
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