Therapy Support Worker - Band 3

Band 3

Main area
Band 3
Fixed Term
18.75 hours per week
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Southmead Hospital
£16,968 - £19,852 pro rata
24/06/2018 23:59

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We are seeking enthusiastic an individual with previous health or social care experience to support occupational therapy and physiotherapy services within trauma orthopaedics . The joint support worker role is designed to better meet patient needs by combining occupational therapy and physiotherapy interventions into each therapy session, giving a more streamlined and efficient service.

This acute service is based within the new Brunel building at Southmead Hospital, which has excellent facilities including therapy rooms, a large ADL kitchen and purpose designed splint room. The wards have 75% single rooms, which are equipped with overhead tracking hoists, ensuite toilets and level access showers.

Further training and CPD opportunities are available to help you develop your knowledge and skills. In addition, regular supervision and support is available within the team.

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Suzanne Billings
07912 780031

Liz Farrell