Location: Kettering / Northampton
About the Company:
Blatchford is a multi-award-winning manufacturer of some of the world's most advanced prosthetic technology, bespoke seating solutions and orthotic devices.
Our evidence-based approach and commitment to continuously challenge possibilities ensures our mobility solutions prioritise the wellbeing and long-term health of our users. Through science, technology, and maintaining a clear focus on people, we make mobility possible.
We now have an opportunity for an Orthotist to join our team in Kettering and Northampton. In order to excel in this role, you'll be a forward-thinking clinician with a passion for delivering exceptional patient care, while working in a crucial role as part of a strong multi-disciplinary team.
The Northamptonshire Orthotic Service is delivered from two modern, purpose-built facilities in Northampton and Kettering. These spacious facilities have been specifically commissioned to offer patients and Orthotists the highest level of clinical facilities. They include on-site workshops, gait analysis and pressure measurement systems at both sites. Joint MDT clinics are also held within the Northampton and Kettering General Hospitals and local schools. You'll use these outstanding facilities to deliver an exceptional patient centred service.
Applicants must be qualified in Orthotics/Prosthetics and be HCPC registered
We welcome applications from experienced Orthotists or recent graduates looking for their first position in orthotics.
You'll be flexible and innovative in your approach and work to high standards, with care and integrity, to maintain the reputation of our prestigious brand and achieve the rewarding duties of the role.
The Orthotist role will allow you to:
Gain full clinical experience treating adults and children including close working with specialist orthopaedic consultants as well as dedicated lycra and paediatric clinics.
Develop your clinical skills working alongside an experienced local team in facilities designed specifically for Orthotic care
Gain experience in the use of gait analysis to evidence best patient care
Provide a patient-centred approach to service delivery as part of a dedicated MDT
Benefit from focused CPD activities
In return, we'll offer you:
Contributory pension scheme
25 days holiday increasing with service
Blatchford Graduate Mentorship Scheme where appropriate
Focused CPD activities tailored to your individual development needs.
If you think that you are suitable for this Orthotist role, please apply now