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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 06/10/2021.

Therapy Assistant

Job Reference: 303-4503-0921-D2

Employer:
The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
303 50 Physiotherapy - 2350
Location:
Northfield, Birmingham
Salary:
£18,546 to £19,918 pa (pro-rata if part time)

The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest specialist orthopaedic units in Europe. We offer planned orthopaedic surgery to people locally, nationally and internationally.

Our Trust is a very special hospital; big enough to deliver world class services and small enough to offer exceptional patient and staff experience. We offer a working experience unique in the West Midlands and we're always on the lookout for passionate people to join our award-winning team.

The ROH is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to growing an inclusive culture, where difference is celebrated and people feel able to bring their whole and authentic self to work. We are a Disability Confident Committed employer and offer a range of inclusive, family friendly and flexible working arrangements and policies, to support our people in the workplace. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds who meet the essential criteria within our person specifications.

To find more about our staff benefits, please visit our website: ww.roh-nhs.uk


37.5hrs Sunday to Thursday inclusive

 

 

 

We require highly motivated Therapy Assistants to work as part of our in-patient team, helping qualified staff to deliver a quality service in all aspects of this busy department.

 

You will work with Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists throughout the Trust, delivering services to patients in both in patient and out patient areas.

 

With relevant training, you will treat selected patients under the guidance of Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and Technicians.

 

In addition to this you will undertake clerical duties to include the ordering of equipment once prescribed and general housekeeping duties within the department

 

You will need to be a team player, literate and numerate, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

 

A willingness to undertake relevant training including the Care Certificate is essential.

 

For an informal discussion, please contact Elaine Harle, Therapy Assistant Co-ordinator or Esther Boyle, Deputy Therapy Assistant Co-ordinator on 0121 685 4120 or at elaine.harle@nhs.net / esther.boyle@nhs.net




**Please note that we reserve the right to close this vacancy early if sufficient applications are received prior to the advertised closing date. Candidates should assume that if they have not been contacted by the Human Resources Department within 4 weeks of the advertised closing date for the vacancy, they have not been shortlisted for interview. **

Please note: if you are applying for a consultant position within the Trust, your reference(s) will be requested at short-listing stage should you be successful.

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For more information, please see attached additional documents.


Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.



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