Rehabilitation Engineer

      We have an exciting opportunity for a Rehabilitation Engineer to join our team in Leicester.

      Opcare, part of the international healthcare company Ability Matters Group, is one of the largest suppliers of artificial limb, orthotic, and posture and mobility services to the NHS in England. We consistently deliver a first class service for users, whilst applying the most advanced and exciting clinical and technical solutions available to patients.

      Job role summary:

      The role holder will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team in assessing patients to ensure treatment is provided based on best practice. The role holder will provide technical expertise to ensure the provision of manual, powered and specialist seating.  They will also use their engineering skills to adjust, maintain and adapt equipment to meet the needs of the service users.

      A key role of the RE is to provide bespoke solutions and modifications to patients that may have significant mobility and postural needs which may not be met by standard prescriptions. They will also be required to regularly develop and update skills and knowledge in manufacturing processes and also design, development and modification of seating systems.

      What we can offer

      • Competitive salary
      • Incremental holiday allowance 33 days up to 38 days ( inclusive of bank holidays)
      • Performance related bonus
      • Refer a friend incentive scheme
      • Continuing professional development
      • Ongoing internal and external training and courses

      What experience you will need:

      • Committed to the highest standards of patient care and practice in line with the role holders state registration e.g. RCT
      • Proven experience of working within high performing teams multi-disciplinary.
      • Ability to build and maintain excellent working relationships internally and externally.
      • Established interpersonal and communication skills, demonstrates robust judgements and ability to make sound decisions quickly and effectively in complex situations.

      To apply, please send your CV to today for an initial chat.


      Ability Matters Group Limited are an equal opportunities employer, we have a clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all operations of the group.

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