Chiropodist needed for Lower Limb clinic, BioPed Ottawa
With more than 30 years of experience, BioPed has become the standard of excellence in alleviating foot and lower limb related discomfort. Today, we operate more than 60 full-service and satellite clinics in British Columbia, Nova Scotia and Ontario. Our full-service clinics offer the Chiropodist and their patients the benefit of an on-site laboratory for orthotic fabrication and modifications. BioPed employs both Pedorthists and Chiropodists, who work together in synergy for the benefit of the patient.
Kanata, Ottawa, Orleans, Barrhaven
Duties include the assessment and treatment of foot conditions; including, but not limited to, diabetic foot care, nail care, biomechanical assessments, custom orthotic casting and dispensing, wound care, measuring for and dispensing compression stockings, procedures such as PNA/TNA/soft tissue lesion excisions, the provision of foot care products and footwear.
The Chiropodist is expected to work well in a team environment and must be willing to learn. We are happy to provide further education on compression, procedures or orthotic fabrication if desired.
1. We are seeking an enthusiastic, competent, motivated, patient-focused Chiropodist, who confidently works independently but is excited to collaborate with their colleagues in a clinic environment.
2. New graduates are welcome to apply. Experience is an asset.
3. Candidates must:
-Have valid registration and be in good standing with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario (COCOO).
-Have BOTH prescription and injection privileges per the COCOO.
-Have or be willing to obtain appropriate Chiropody insurance per their license.
-Have regular access to a reliable vehicle, which they are insured for.
-Be willing to travel within Ottawa.
-Be both punctual and reliable.
-Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
-Possess valid CPR.
4. Marketing experience is an asset but not a requirement.
20-40 hrs/week, your preference
This is an exciting opportunity to work alongside Pedorthists and further your orthotic and footwear fabrication & modification skills. You will also have the opportunity to learn soft tissue surgical skills.
Insurance coverage. Uniform. Benefits. Conference paid leave. Relocation bonus.
Many great reasons to work for BioPed in Ottawa!