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Casting Technician

Job Reference: J11-A-20-23522

NHS Professionals - Flexible Workers
Stepping Hill Hospital
Band 5

Job Summary

The post holder will assess, plan, implement and evaluate care episodes using, wherever possible current evidence-based practice. They will have a wide knowledge of commercially available products and will choose appropriately, both for efficacy and cost effectiveness using evidence and audit in their practice. 

The technician will possess a wide range of skills and knowledge associated with this area of practice and practice autonomously as well as providing leadership within the plaster room. The provision of expert support and guidance to other relevant professionals, departments and services will be required, as well as supporting in other areas of practice such as Theatre, Emergency department, inpatient areas and other areas of Outpatients.

The technician will drive evidence-based change and service improvement ensuring service users receive excellent, individualised care and treatment. The technician will support good governance, including standards of care and incident reporting and investigation.

Knowledge of infection prevention, tissue viability and Health and safety is essential.

Please note that you will be contacted via e-mail throughout the recruitment process, so please check your e-mails regularly.

We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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