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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 03/11/2021.

Advanced Prosthetist

Job Reference: 050-AHP343-1021

Betsi Cadwaladr University Local Health Board
Prosthetics Department, Posture and Mobility Service, Wrexham
£40,057 - £45,839 Point on band dependent on exper

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and ‘Proud to Lead’ competence framework.

Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the “Disability Confident Employer” scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities. Visit our web site

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Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

The Postural and Mobility Service at the Wrexham Maelor Hospital is home to the Prosthetics service. Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) is the largest health board in Wales. The Prosthetics service has a patient case load of approximately 700 patients of which approximately 100 are upper limb. The hospital is located with good communication routes to the rest of North Wales and across the border into Cheshire and Shropshire. The Prosthetics Service is provided by a supportive and friendly team consisting of Physiotherapist and Physiotherapist TI, nurse, occupational therapist, Clinical Prosthetics Team Lead, 3 Prosthetists and a rehabilitation doctor: our on-site workshop has an experienced technical staff team. The service is at a place where we are looking to expand the team and develop the service further. We have support links with the two other ALAC Prosthetic Services based in South Wales to aid us with support and development opportunities. We are keen to recruit an enthusiastic Prosthetist with experience at this time of change.

The 5 Core Values of BCUHB are:

Putting patients first

Work together

Value and respect each other

Learn and Innovate

Communicate openly and honestly

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

For further details / informal visits contact:

If you would like to talk to any of the Team please do not hesitate to get in contact.

Katie Davis

Team Lead Prosthetics

0300 085 0055

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