Experienced Prosthetist required at our Midlands Clinic, based in Burton on Trent.

Highly Competitive Salary/Package dependent on experience

We are pleased to offer an exciting and challenging opportunity to work as a Prosthetist at Dorset Orthopaedic, a leading independent clinical provider of prosthetic and orthotic services across the UK.  We are looking for a Prosthetist with exceptional clinical standards who has proven experience. The successful candidate will be working at our Midlands Clinic based on the outskirts of Burton on Trent.

Any applicants should be highly motivated individuals who excel in problem solving and dealing with the high demands of complex clients. We have access to the complete range of Prosthetic components and socket manufacturing techniques including our new high tech Pre-preg carbon fibre workshop. At Dorset Orthopaedic we are regularly fitting a full range of prostheses including the latest microprocessor knees, BiOM feet and myoelectric limb components.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Prosthetist keen to provide the best possible care for individuals, to help them maximise their mobility level. The successful candidate will also be given training and required to engage in our Expert Witness program.

Benefits include:

  • Highly competitive salary commensurate with skills and experience.
  • Four day working week.
  • Relocation costs where appropriate.
  • Company pension and private health insurance.

Applicants should be registered with the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC) and preferably be members of BAPO or ISPO.

The role is subject to satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service checks.

With any queries about the role, or for an informal chat, please contact Moose Baxter (Midlands Clinic Manager) on mooseb@dorset-ortho.com or 01283 224 864.
To apply for this position please email your CV and a covering letter to our HR Department by the 17th December 2014 on recruitment@dorset-ortho.com

Dorset Orthopaedic, (Bretby Business Park, Ashby Road, Burton on Trent, DE15 0YZ).



SAFO (Silicone Ankle Foot Orthosis) Technician required at our Ringwood Clinic, based in Hampshire.

We are pleased to offer an exciting opportunity to work as a SAFO Technician at Dorset Orthopaedic, a leading independent clinical provider of prosthetic and orthotic services across the UK.  Whilst training will be given, candidates should ideally have a creative mind and hand skills that should enable them to have the potential to manufacture custom made products to a high standard of finish and accuracy. Dorset Orthopaedic provide a structured and effective training programme

Grade 1: Salary of £15,682 rising to £18,094 -after a successful training period of 6 months & final sign off.

You will be required to manufacture and repair SAFO’s and other silicone products as and when required. You will work closely with and as directed by the SAFO Team Leader and Clinic/Silicone Service Manager and ensure that clinical directives and standards are adhered to.

To integrate and work as a team member within the SAFO Department at Ringwood Clinic and ensure awareness, prioritisation and planning of incoming work in keeping with tight deadlines. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate.

Please send CV’s and covering letter to our HR Department: recruitment@dorset-ortho.com by the 06th December 2014.