Therapy Assistant

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
22 May 2020
21 Jun 2020

Job Description

The Community Rehabilitation and Falls Service (CRAFS) is part of Guys and St. Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, Adult Community Services is looking to recruit enthusiastic Band 4 Therapy Assistant.

The Service covers both the Boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark.

Applicants should have experience of delivering rehabilitation to adult and older persons with various needs, multiple co-morbidities and falls with support from qualified therapy staff.

The post holder will be required to support service developments and show flexibility when adapting to and leading change. The successful applicant will implement timely and person-centred assessments and rehabilitation, be involved in running strength and balance exercise classes, as part of an award winning falls prevention team. You will also carry out administrative tasks to support the teams.

The role includes partnership working across teams within the Local Integrated Rehabilitation Services and other agencies within primary and secondary health and social care. The post holder will be part of a dynamic team and provides staff with a supportive and friendly working environment.

Excellent communication skills and an ability to prioritise their workload are essential.

The post holder will be required to contribute to the 7 day therapy service on the Pulross Intermediate Care Ward.

For further information or to arrange an informal visit please contactKate Bradfield, Senior Specialist Physiotherapist on Apply Apply or Jessere Barnes, Clinical Manager on Applycrvdbrcktso Mon-Wed), Apply Charlotte Williams, Clinical Manager on Applycrvdbrcktso Wed-Fri) Apply

Closing Date: 14 June 2020 at Midnight

Interview Date: 1 July 2020

Applications are welcomed from applicants with a disability. We can make reasonable adjustments and offer support and advice in a variety of ways throughout the application process. Equality of opportunity is our policy.

As an organisation we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This means that some staff groups will increasingly be asked to work a more flexible shift pattern so that we can offer services in the evenings or at weekends.

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Ref: LIS5241

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