Therapy Support Worker NHS Band 3

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Full TimePermanent
  • Post Date: September 18, 2019
Job Description

A full time BAND 3 vacancy has arisen in the cardio-vascular THERAPIES centre at St Bartholomew’s hospital. This is an inter-professional therapy team providing occupational therapy and physiotherapy to surgery, critical care, and cardiology inpatients at the St Bartholomew’s Hospital.

The successful candidate will work very closely with the multidisciplinary team; Physiotherapy and Occupational therapy staff in order to provide a seamless pathway of care, thus achieving the Trust’s objectives and helping to meet patient’s needs.
We are building a world-class service, thus we need a world-class workforce. You will be a dynamic, motivated team player and possess good verbal and written communication skills, with empathy and compassion at the heart of the care that you provide. You will be expected to deliver high quality care within the framework of a multi-disciplinary team. Therapy support worker experience is preferred.

We recognise your personal and professional development is crucial to the success of the service. We will invest in competency based pathways, development of teaching and coaching skills to create a progressive workforce equipped to provide our specialist service.

Recent improvements has led to a stronger focus on providing Safe and Compassionate care to our patients and this has increased opportunities available to learn, develop and expand your career. We believe that providing excellent education, training and development for our staff is essential. We offer a wide range of benefits for example access to childcare vouchers, home-electronic scheme giving you discounted prices for home –electronics, salary sacrifice for cars, season ticket loans and access to staff discount for local restaurants and gyms

So while we are improving, you can too – within a professionally challenging yet exciting environment
We strive to live by our WeCare values and are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential.

As an Equal Opportunities Employer we actively support applications from individuals’ who apply under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme and will process your application as appropriate.
We reserve the right to expire vacancies prior to the advertised closing date once a sufficient number of applications has been received and we regret that we are unable to provide notification if your application is unsuccessful.

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Barts Health is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and to child protection. The Trust aims to ensure as far as is possible that anyone, paid or unpaid, who seeks to work in our organisation and who gains access to children, is safe to do so. As such, you may be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Check as part of the recruitment process if appointed to a post with direct access to children or vulnerable adults.
We take the wellbeing of our staff seriously and we have put in place ways for all staff to freely raise concerns about any issue in complete confidence. From online services to being able to speak one on one with a trained advocate, you will be supported to raise your concerns in a way that is right for you.

Main area:Therapies
Grade:NHS Band 3
Job ref:259-1915878CSS-A
Site:St Bartholomews Hospital

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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