Senior Specialist Podiatrist

Location
Newhaven
Salary
£33,222 - £43,041 (pro rata)
Posted
10 Nov 2018
Closes
23 Nov 2018
Ref
150-HD3184-EAS
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Grade - NHS AfC: Band 7

We are seeking to recruit a Senior Diabetes Specialist Podiatrist to work within our Podiatry team.

Diabetes Care For You is a multidisciplinary community diabetes service covering Brighton, Hove, High Weald and the Havens in East Sussex. The service comprises of consultants, nurses, dietitians, podiatrists, psychologists and support staff, that all contribute to the development of this innovative service

The Senior Specialist Podiatrist will work in partnership with patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes with moderate, high risk and active foot problems in a community setting, aiming to improve outcomes for patients. This includes the development of clinic based care, home visits, health care professional and patient education programmes for diabetes management.

The Senior Specialist Podiatrist will also establish and maintain effective working relationships with health professionals in both primary and secondary care. The successful candidate will work alongside the Lead Podiatrist to develop clinical skills of self and the team of Band 5 and Band 6 podiatrists to ensure the provision of high quality specialist podiatry care to patients. This role offers an excellent opportunity to work within a multidisciplinary team integrating physical and psychological support.

Staff working in the South East Coast Region will be given priority consideration for vacancies if they are at risk of redundancy.

 

We are hoping to interview on Wednesday 12th December but this may be subject to change.

Applicant requirements You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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