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Orthotist- Cumbria

June 28, 2019
Competitive salary with excellent benefits

Blatchford is a world leading rehabilitation provider with clinical expertise in prosthetics, orthotics, special seating and wheelchairs. We design and manufacture the multi award-winning Endolite range of lower limb prostheses and provide clinical services to the NHS, military and patients internationally. With 128 years of innovation and expertise behind us, we produce the world’s most advanced microprocessor artificial limbs.

Blatchford has an exciting opportunity for an Orthotist to bring their enthusiasm and experience to a dynamic team of Prosthetists, Orthotists and Technicians across the University Hospitals Morecambe Bay NHS Trust and North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust.

Cumbria and North Lancashire is a great region in which to live and work, boasting a high quality of life for its inhabitants. With popular market towns, bustling city life or quiet scenic villages it has something for everyone.

As an Orthotist with Blatchford you will use your skills to provide your patients with the most appropriate an effective treatment, to meet their individual needs. You will provide clinically appropriate high level orthotic services to a wide range of patients, communicating effectively with the patient and the multi-disciplinary team, to ensure they receive the best possible treatment. You will deal with a caseload of patients, covering general orthotics and paediatrics, so you will see a variety of different orthotic cases and patient requirements. Within the clinics there are opportunities to develop clinical specialisms within paediatrics, neurology, diabetic foot management and musculoskeletal medicine, depending on your individual development preferences.

We can offer you a strong CPD programme tailored to your individual development needs and the support of a committed Company and a focused team, dedicated to improving patient care.

We would love to hear from you if you are a forward thinking clinician with a passion for delivering exceptional patient care. The successful applicant will provide and promote a high standard of orthotic care and treatment across a range of adult and paediatric patient pathologies, ensuring best practice is always applied. They will be flexible in their approach and work to the highest professional standards, with care and integrity, to maintain our excellent reputation, ensuring full patient satisfaction and subsequently achieving the rewarding duties of this unique role.

Ideally candidates will have some post graduate experience, with the enthusiasm to further develop and progress. It is essential that applicants are qualified in Prosthetics/ Orthotics and are HCPC registered.

In return we offer competitive packages, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work as an integral part of an excellent service.

How to apply?

If you feel you meet the above criteria of this Orthotist role and you are interested in developing your career with a forward thinking company then please apply now!

Please send your CV to Laura Mann, HR Advisor on or contact Laura by email for more information

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