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Patient Engagement Facilitator

Job Reference: 202-A-20-12701

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
£19,737 - £21,142

An exciting opportunity has become available with The Patient Engagement team who are looking for a facilitator to support year around activities including project work, school visits and open days.

The suitable applicant will have to demonstrate their ability to be highly organised, detail focused with an ability to multi task. With over 200 events a year, you would need to be able to work simultaneously across different events at once time and liaise with volunteers, patients and members of the public. You will be the first point of contact for our Engagement events and will be required to support the team in other administrative duties including the processing of plaudits.

We believe in having a diverse and inclusive workforce which represents the community we serve. We would like to encourage applicants from individuals who identify as being black or from an ethnic minority, LGBTQ+ or disabled.

At South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) every team member matters, we have a culture where everyone is valued for being themselves. Our aim is to work together to promote the most inclusive environment possible, which attracts people from the widest possible range of backgrounds and experiences to enrich the work that we do together, for the benefit of all of our employees and patients and communities we serve. We offer flexible working opportunities, inclusive policies and a range of feedback mechanisms to support individual needs and to enable a positive, welcoming environment in which our people and their careers can thrive.

As the first Ambulance Trust in the Country to be registered as a NHS Foundation Trust (FT) SWAST offers consistent high-quality, locally responsive and trusted care to the residents and the transient population of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Bristol, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire.

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South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early, should we receive sufficient applications.

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