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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 25/01/2021.

Orthotics Officer

Job Reference: 236-NCA-CS432-2020

Employer:
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Orthotics
Location:
Northern Care Alliance, Salford
Salary:
£19,737 - £21,142

The Northern Care Alliance NHS Group was created by bringing together staff and services from two NHS Trusts, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust. The sheer size, scale and potential of our combined service is huge. Together, we’ve a wealth of skills and resources to share and tap into and, a wide range of career paths for you to develop and explore. If you want to join a team of over 19,000 NHS experts in delivering high-quality, local care across Salford, Oldham, Bury and Rochdale and beyond – come and take your place with us.


The Northern Care Alliance NHS Group was created by bringing together staff and services from two NHS Trusts, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust. The sheer size, scale and potential of our combined service is huge. Together, we’ve a wealth of skills and resources to share and tap into and, a wide range of career paths for you to develop and explore. If you want to join a team of over 19,000 NHS experts in delivering high-quality, local care across Salford, Oldham, Bury and Rochdale and beyond – come and take your place with us.

We have an exciting opportunity to work as an Orthotics Officer to support the delivery of the Orthotics Service across NCA . The post will be based between Salford and Fairfield General but you may be required to cover the other sites if needed

The role is extremely varied and you will be expected to provide a whole host of clerical support as well as providing reception duties and accessing many different IM&T systems , including E-Procurement and electronic patient systems

In addition to clerical support you will be required to support clinicians by assisting in clinic as well as fitting simple devices and offering limited advice regarding treatment plans and on going care , under the supervision of clinical staff. Relevant training / Supervision will be given

You will ideally have a minimum of 2 GCSE's or equivalent in Maths and English with recent experience of working in a clinical support worker role.

In line with the Trust’s Single Equality Scheme we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of ethnic origin, disability, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, nationality, religion, marital status, social back ground or trade union membership.

All communications to applicants will be via the email address provided on your application form and all further correspondence will be through email, therefore please ensure that you regularly check your emails after the closing date for this post.

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

NamePaul MacdonaldJob titleOrthotics Operational and Professional LeadEmail addresspaul.macdonald@srft.nhs.ukTelephone number0161 206 1558




All communications to applicants will be via the email address provided on your application form and all further correspondence will be through email, therefore please ensure that you regularly check your emails after the closing date for this post.

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If you have any queries please contact the Manager for this vacancy as detailed in the advert.

This organisation has signed up to the Greater Manchester Continuous Service Commitment. That means we will recognise your continuous or ‘unbroken’ service in any Greater Manchester local authority or NHS organisation, Transport for Greater Manchester, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service or Greater Manchester Combined Authority; giving you access to our service-related benefits.

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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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