Podiatry Internship - Manchester, UK - Chiropody.co.uk

Medical Sciences
United Kingdom
Manchester
Period: 
1 Sep, 2020 to 1 May, 2021
Deadline: 
1 Aug, 2020

General information

Duration: 
6 months
Commitment: 
Full-time
Description: 

Chiropody.co.uk is part of the Tx Group, a privately owned network which provides health and education therapy services in the North West of England.  

 

Chriopody.co.uk is a leading provider of private podiatry/ chiropody care, treating a wide range of complaints related to the foot and lower limb.  We offer immediate access to our services and work as part of a multidisciplinary team of professionals to ensure the best possible care is delivered to all our patients in a comfortable and welcoming setting.

 

The podiatrist intern will join our team by helping in day to day duties, such as: assessing and treating patients with a variety of skin and nail problems, assisting with nail surgery and maintaining appropriate levels of stock within the clinic. Ensuring all equipment used has been sterilized, maintaining own diary and completing patient records are essential tasks of the role. We are looking for someone to assist with activities to promote the clinic, such as blogs, social media and website content and to be involved in researching new podiatry techniques and treatments.

 

This position is perfect for anybody who is interested in foot health practitioner.

What does it take to be successful in this role?

To be successful within this role you would need to:

  • Provide safe and effective treatments 

  • Develop positive relationships with colleagues and patients

  • Be out to complete comprehensive assessments of a range of skin and nail problems

  • Assist in the development of the podiatry service

 

The Ideal Candidate:

The successful applicant must meet the following requirements:

  • Podiatry experience within a university setting as a minimum

  • Be studying towards or recently gained a podiatry qualification 

  • Have professional liability insurance

  • Have a high level of English level, both written and verbal

 

Our ideal candidate will have good assessment skills of the lower limb and great clinical reasoning skills. Good communication and organisational and prioritisation skills are also fundamental to this role. 

 

The person chosen will be empathetic and a  people person. Someone amenable, passionate about podiatry and client-centred will be the ideal candidate for this internship. 

 

Why us?

At Tx Group, we believe that looking after our employees and providing them with an enjoyable working environment is an important aspect of a successful organisation. If you are successful in this application process, you will be able to enjoy:

  • Working for an expanding organisation with increasing opportunities for staff

  • A friendly and supportive working environment 

  • Obtaining a recognised qualification whilst you work

  • Career development opportunities

  • Internal and external training opportunities to help you work towards your career goals

  • Regular appraisals and reviews to help your development

  • Regular social activities

  • Assisting nail surgery

  • Witness the latest podiatry techniques in action

Ref: TXGROUP

Applying:

To apply for this internship please email a copy of your CV with a covering letter to [email protected]

In the covering message/letter, please ensure that you answer the following questions:

  1. Do you have Skype (if so what are your contact details)?

  2. Do you have WhatsApp (if so what are your contact details)?

  3. Do you have Facebook Messenger (if so what are your contact details)?

  4. How long is the internship for? (our minimum internships are 4 months)

  5. What dates are you looking to start/finish your internship? 

  6. When do you graduate? 

Compensation: 
No financial compensation

Keywords

Foot health practitioner  

Additional Information

Link: https://txgroup.co.uk
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Independent User B2