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Podiatry Assistant Practitioner

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Podiatry assistant practitioners work alongside registered podiatrists providing general foot treatments, applying dressings, assisting in minor surgeries, and advising patients on foot and nail care.

The Work

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Pay

Under NHS Agenda for Change, podiatry assistant practitioners start on Band 2, £18,383 to £20,015 a year. With promotion your salary would rise to Band 3, £19,945 to £21,947 a year. The current pay scales are from April 2018.

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

Unemployment

Percentage of workforce registered as unemployed (Scotland)

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2019
34715
1.3 %
RISE
2024
35178
  United Kingdom
2019
349057
2.2 %
RISE
2024
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What Does it Take?

You need to have:

Training

Getting On

Contacts

The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

College of Podiatry
Tel: 020 7234 8620
E-mail: reception@scpod.org
Website: https://cop.org.uk
Twitter: @SCP_PodiatryUK
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/scpod/

Skills for Health
Tel: 0207 388 8800
E-mail: contactus@skillsforhealth.org.uk
Website: http://www.skillsforhealth.org.uk/
Twitter: @Skillsforhealth
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skillsforhealth1

Skills for Health is the Sector Skills Council for the health sector.

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