KCC2102014 Podiatrist II, Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 9/2/2021

Job Title: Podiatrist II

Staff Group: Allied Health

Reference Number: KCC2102014

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Kowloon Central Cluster-Kwong Wah Hospital

Description: Title : Podiatrist II Rank : Podiatrist II Office : Podiatry Department, Kwong Wah Hospital Pay : HK$31,055 to HK$50,343 per month including Monthly Allowance [HGPS Point 13 to 23] (Please see Remarks 2) Key Responsibilities : 1. Provide comprehensive clinical services for conditions affecting the foot and lower limb for hospital and/or community based patient care. 2. Provide foot health education to patient, hospital staff and the community. 3. Assist Podiatrist I in complex case management and providing training to other health care professionals. Entry Requirements : 1. A degree in Podiatry, Podiatric Medicine or Podiatric Studies, or equivalent. 2. Be eligible for professional registration of Podiatrist (or equivalent) in the country where the qualification was conferred. Preferred Attributes / Exposure : 1. Fluency in written English and Chinese as well as spoken English and Cantonese. 2. Communication skill. 3. Empathy. 4. Commitment to patient care. 5. Leadership. 6. Interpersonal skills. Remarks : For Serving HA Staff 1. The selected candidate will be offered either contract or fixed term appointment for up to 1-3 year(s) depending on his/her existing employment terms. Serving contract employee will be offered contract employment with an up to 15% of total basic salary (after deducting the contribution of Mandatory Provident Fund by Hospital Authority) as end-of-contract gratuity upon completion of the contract with satisfactory performance. Serving permanent employee will be offered a fixed term appointment after which the employee may be reverted back to his/her former substantive rank. 2. The offer of salary and allowance (Cash Allowance, Fixed-flexi Allowance or Monthly Allowance) for serving employees upon changes in appointment will be determined based on the remuneration package/employment terms of the staff concerned and prevailing policies. For External Applicants 3. Appointment will be on contract terms for a period of up to 1-3 year(s). Up to 15% of total basic salary (after deducting the contribution of Mandatory Provident Fund by Hospital Authority) as end-of-contract gratuity may be offered upon completion of contract with satisfactory performance. 4. Retiring / retired HA staff who wish to continue working for HA after their normal retirement may also apply. If selected, the terms and conditions of employment will be offered in accordance with prevailing policies of the Retired and Rehire Mechanism of HA. For All Applicants 5. Applicants who are expected to: a) graduate from the degree in Podiatry, Podiatric Medicine or Podiatric Studies in 2021 and; b) Be eligible for professional registration of Podiatrist (or equivalent) in the country where the qualification was conferred. If selected, their appointment will be subject to their having satisfied all the appointment requirements. 6. Please attach all clinical placement results and final year transcript in the online application. For 2021 graduates whose final year transcripts are not available, please attach school examination results of all school years that currently available for reference. 7. May be required to work shifts and irregular hours as well as to perform on-call duties. 8. Selected candidate may be required to work in another work location to meet service needs of the HA. 9. Renewal of contract will depend on funding, operational needs and appointee’s performance. Please submit applications on-line on or before 22 February 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 3506 8917.

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