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Band 4 Senior Surgical Appliances & Orthotics Assistant

Band 4

Main area
Surgical Appliances and Orthotics
Band 4
Part Time 35.5 hours per week
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Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Royal Free Hospital
£24,476 - £28,035 pa inclusive
24/01/2019 23:59

Our trust has around 10,000 staff serving 1.6 million patients. It comprises Barnet Hospital, Chase Farm Hospital, the Royal Free Hospital and more than 30 services in the community.  This larger scale organisation provides an unprecedented opportunity for us to continue our pioneering work, particularly in finding ways to deliver even better care to our patients.

 Our mission is to deliver world class care and expertise in our clinical services, underpinned by world class teaching and research and we will continue to measure our progress against our five governing objectives: excellent outcomes, excellent patient and staff experience, excellent value for taxpayers’ money, being safe and meeting our external duties, and building a strong organisation.

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An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and well-motivated individual to join the Therapy Services Orthotics department in the post of Senior Surgical Appliances & Orthotic assistant.  

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic individual to work within our busy service, undertaking clinical and administrative duties, and deputising for the departmental manager as required. Applicants should be able to demonstrate evidence of their organisational skills, be a committed team player with the ability to prioritise their own workload, and to work independently. Previous experience of working with people within a caring role in the healthcare environment would be advantageous. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential with the role requiring face-to-face and telephone communication. 

Successful applicants must be flexible, adaptable, and have a willingness to embrace change as and when required. The ability to use your initiative when dealing with unexpected situations is also an advantage.


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