Leeds, West Yorkshire
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
£36,000 - £40,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

The successful candidate should be based in the North of England and able to travel nationwide.

We are looking for a motivated, flexible and passionate individual ideally with previous experience in the field, or otherwise keen to transfer their clinical skills and knowledge into a new setting. Experience in either neurology paediatrics or community work would allow you to utilise transferable skills A position with the team offers an opportunity to develop your clinical skills in all areas of postural and mobility assessments and related equipment prescription. You will work as an autonomous practitioner; responsible for your own case load.

A flexible but organised approach is required to meet the varied needs of all children and young people who apply for equipment through Whizz-Kidz. Clinicians within the service are responsible for the holistic assessment and prescription of buggies, standard and active user wheelchairs, specialist wheelchairs, powered wheelchairs, associated postural seating and recreational equipment.

If successfully recruited you will be working for a young and vibrant organisation, which embraces innovation and change to provide better outcomes for all our clients.

Working for Whizz-Kidz, you will also be able to access our generous range of benefits including a pension scheme, private healthcare options, season ticket loans, generous annual leave and long service awards.

For more information and to apply please visit our website.

Closing Date: Sunday 31st October 2021                

Interview Date: First Interview Monday 8th November, second interview date TBC        

Whizz-Kidz are committed to safer recruitment practices to protect our young people, therefore all applicants are expected to have a commitment to safeguarding best-practice.

Committed to achieving equal opportunities in employment

Whizz-Kidz is the working name of The Movement for Non-Mobile Children (Whizz-Kidz).  Registered charity No. 802872.  Company registered in England and Wales No. 2444520.  Charity registered in Scotland No. SC042607.

Refreshed on: 22 October 2021
Closed date: 31 October 2021
Tags: Social Care/Development