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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 12/04/2021.

Assistant Practitioner

Job Reference: 826-PAUD-3520

Nottingham CityCare Partnership CIC
At Home Clinical Team
£21,892 to £24,157 per annum

Who we are

We are a provider of NHS Community Health Services, CityCare exists to support the health and wellbeing of all local people, working alongside other health and care partners to achieve this. We are a values driven, people business with a passion for excellence. Our vision and social purpose is to build healthier communities and our values of integrity, expertise, unity and enterprise lie at the heart of everything we do, guiding how we work together with partners and each other to consistently deliver high quality compassionate care. As a social enterprise we aim to add social value by investing in the future of our local communities and helping to make a difference in people’s lives.

Are you looking to further your skills as an excellent patient focussed holistic practitioner?

Do you want to be part of an exciting team that bridge the gap between the community and acute setting?

Do you want to be able to further your knowledge and skills of the acute and community sector?

Do you want to make a difference to a patient’s outcome?

Do you want to be part of an innovative and forward thinking organisation?

If so then our team is the team you have been looking for.

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join the team of the Urgent Care and Reablement service across Nottingham City.

The service consists of multi-disciplinary team (MDT) that includes Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Nurses, Registered Medical Assistants, Assistant Practitioners and Rehabilitation Support Workers. The aim of the MDT is to promote independence through rehabilitation and crisis management with citizens in their own home or within a short term care setting to prevent unnecessary hospital admissions and support timely hospital discharges.

The role includes delivery of efficient and effective services in line with local, national and professional agendas.

An understanding of Health and Social care provision and ability to work closely with partner organisations and other stakeholders is essential. You will provide excellent assessment and intervention skills focussing on hospital prevention and community rehabilitation and Reablement programmes, operating within your scope of practice and under the guidance and supervision of our clinical team.

You will be committed to providing excellent patient care. You must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. You should be able to prioritise your workload, manage your time effectively, and work flexibly within the team.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and conscientious assistant practitioner to work with the established Urgent Care and Reablement Team. We are a dynamic, developing oranisation with well recognised rehabilitation services providing education, advice, support and rehabilitation for patients across health, social care, care homes and the independent sector.

For further information please contact

At Home clinical team manager – Angela Barnett- Connolly on 07815 700531

In return for your expertise and hard work, we offer a wide range of benefits including:

  • A commitment to Agenda for Change
  • NHS Pension
  • 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays (This increases to 29 days after five years' service and 33 days after 10 years)
  • Career development opportunities
  • Lease car scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Home electronics scheme
  • Discounted travel
  • Shopping discounts

Successful candidates will be required to apply for a DBS check. Nottingham CityCare Partnership is a completely smoke free organisation.

Nottingham CityCare Partnership reserves the right to close a vacancy before the closing date if a sufficient number of applications have been received.


Appointment to this post will be subject to pre-employment checks as per NHS Employer Check Standards.

Nottingham CityCare Partnership CIC is an equal opportunities employer. We are positive about employing people with disabilities. If you require your application in a different format please contact Human Resources on 0115 8839418. Nottingham CityCare Partnership CIC is committed to the protection of vulnerable adults and children.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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