Support Worker - Intermediate Care | West London NHS Trust

Job details
Posting date: 28 September 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £19,737 - £21,142 plus London Weighting
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 28 October 2021
Location: SOUTHALL, UB1 3EU
Company: West London Mental Health Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3524970/222-LS-ICS-20-B

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The admission avoidance team want to recruit Rehab Support Worker with a passion for caring people in their own home and prompting independence through collaborative working. You will need to be able to identify and reporting deterioration to registered health professionals, work across inpatient and community teams and have excellent organizational skills. As part of the MDT you will be expected to take directions from the wider team and act as part of a seamless administration and clinical service. The Intermediate Care team is passionate about training and education and the successful candidate will have the opportunity to receive in-house training and complete CPD courses as appropriate
• To undertake tasks in delivering patient care, rehabilitation or social care as directed by service professionals, in a range of intermediate care settings and the community.
• To encourage patient compliance with treatment regimens
• To undertake physical measurement monitoring as directed (e.g. blood pressure, oxygen saturation, heart rate etc.) and report findings to an appropriate registered health care professional and record them accurately.
• To transport equipment, when necessary, between patient’s home and equipment store, install equipment, demonstrate its safe use and provide instructions as delegated
• To communicate effectively and professionally at all times with patients, carers, service professionals and other health and social care colleagues as appropriate.
• To be responsible for organising, prioritising and planning own workload to meet service priorities.

Our organisation driven by our Trust Values and we are looking for people who are strongly aligned with them.

Home first Team have physiotherapist, occupational therapist and Rehab support workers.

We offer an extensive reward package to our staff alongside an exciting and fulfilling career with our Trust. Some of the benefits you can enjoy when you join our team are:
• A competitive relocation package meaning you can claim up to £8k in expenses when moving over 40 miles to join the Trust.
• As a member of staff you will be able to request up to six shifts off work per rota
• Childcare vouchers
• Support towards career development and promotion opportunities within the Trust.
• A supportive environment to develop clinical skills.
• Access to a comprehensive online library of training, development, and resources.
• Staff discounts at high street retailers.
• Opportunities for further training such as Care certificate, Nursing Associate and Nursing Apprenticeship

This advert closes on Tuesday 12 Oct 2021

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