Community Respiratory Rehabilitation Assistant

Location
Newhaven
Salary
£17,787 - £20,448 pro rata
Posted
10 Aug 2018
Closes
20 Aug 2018
Ref
150-RK2729-EAS-B
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Grade - NHS AfC: Band 3

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and committed person to join the Community Respiratory Team in Newhaven as a Band 3 Community Respiratory Rehabilitation Assistant. You will be working as part of a dynamic multi-disciplinary team comprising of nurses and physiotherapists.

The aim of this multidisciplinary team is to support chronic respiratory patients in the community manage their lung condition on a day to day basis and to help prevent unnecessary hospital admissions. The successful applicant will be responsible for following care plans given by all members of this multidisciplinary team. As well as visiting patients at home, they will also assist in pulmonary rehabilitation classes and clinics.

We are looking for an excellent team player who has outstanding communication skills and good time management and organisational skills, all essential requirements of this post.

It is essential that applicants hold a full UK driving licence and have a car available for work, as the successful applicant will be required to undertake home visits independently.

References will be sought prior to recruitment, therefore please provide a current address, telephone number and work email address for current and previous line managers.

For further information please contact Gemma Langridge or Magda Bannister on 01273 666477.

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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