Patient Support Worker - Pulmonary Rehab

Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
M15 4HA
Full time
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
23 May 2020
21 Jun 2020

Job Description

Patient Support Worker Job Advert

Post Title

Patient Support Worker


Pulmonary Rehabilitation Team and Out Patient Rehabilitation Team



Band & salary scale


Hours of work

37.5hrs (full time) - currently Monday - Friday 8.30-4.30

Permanent/Fixed term


Trafford Local Care Organisation

We are TraffordLocal Care Organisation - an exciting, new public sector organisation bringing together NHS community health services and adultsocial care services in Trafford. We're driven by the aim of improving the health of local people in Trafford by working across organisational boundaries.

Our community healthcare teams inadults andchildren's servicesare employed by Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust and deployed to us, linking closely with our colleagues in Manchester Local Care Organisation. Our teams work as one and together we will make a massive difference to the health of people in Trafford.

Role Summary:

This is an interesting post where you will have the opportunity to work alongside an Occupational Therapist and Physiotherapists to deliver outpatient Pulmonary Rehabilitation classes for patients with chronic lung disease.

You will receive on the job training to deliver the rehabilitation programmes.

You will be required to work across a variety of bases, clinics and patient's homes

Key Requirements of the Person Specification:
  • Good standard of general education including GCSE English and Maths (or equivalent)
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Access to a means of mobility to travel across the Trafford footprint and meet demands of a community based service

Please ensure you check the email account (including junk/spam boxes) from which you apply regularly as we will use this to contact you regarding your application.

We may decide to close this vacancy earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Trust policy requires that the cost of submitting & processing the successful applicant/s DBS application be recovered via salary deduction following start in post. The amount of £29.50(standard disclosure) or £47.50 (enhanced disclosure) Which will be deducted from salary, in the first 3 months of employment. If you wish to withdraw once a DBS application has commenced you will be still liable for payment.

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve.All individuals regardless of race, age, disability, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnership are encouraged to apply for this post.

Please be aware that all roles at MFT(with exception Medical and Dental Staff) are subject to a probationary period.

If you have any personal requirements that will enable you to participate in our recruitment process please contact a member of the Recruitment Services by phone on Applyat the earliest opportunity to ensure that measures can be put in place to enable your application for this post.

Ref: TD06120

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