Podiatrist_Rehabilitation Department

Job ID:  1223
Job Function:  Allied Health
Institution:  National University Hospital

Job Description

The Podiatrist is responsible for the assessment and management of patients referred for podiatry.  Under supervision, assist in areas such as clinical supervision, research, professional education and induction.


The Challenges

  • Assess and manage patients referred for podiatry independently and implement appropriate treatment plans, applying specialised podiatry knowledge and skills.
  • Report to referring doctor and other members of the medical team.
  • Document patient podiatry records and charge patients accurately.
  • Update individual performance statistical records regularly.
  • Comply with clinical and service standards.
  • Practice within areas of professional competence and seek clinical support from supervisor / other healthcare professionals when appropriate.
  • Collaborate with other healthcare members and participate in case conferences.
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly performance reports for the workgroup.
  • Carry out regular inventory / equipment checks.
  • Assist in the review and update of clinical protocols and SOPs.
  • Assist in managing projects assigned to the workgroup.
  • Participate in departmental QC and other activities, and to lead in some activities.
  • Assist in promoting / marketing clinical services.
  • Assist in clinical education of podiatry students.
  • Assist in the induction of new podiatrists.
  • Contribute to departmental in-service training programmes and hospital educational talks.
  • Actively update podiatry knowledge and skills.


Job Requirements

  •          Recognised Degree in Podiatry.
  •          Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  •          Service oriented and customer focused.
  •          Result oriented and able to work in a team
  •          Competent in IT skills (Microsoft Excel / Word / Access / Powerpoint)



Interested applicants are invited to email a detailed resume stating your current and expected salary to alliedhealth@nuhs.edu.sg


Please indicate in the subject title as: "Applying for position of Podiatrist_Rehabilitation Department”


We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.