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Job Reference: 184-GEN.172

Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Outpatients Department
Bridgwater Community Hospital, Bridgwater Hospital
£17,652 - £19,020 pro rat, per annum

Are you passionate about caring for patients in an outpatient setting? Do you want to make your mark professionally? Then join our expanding Outpatients team at Bridgwater Community Hospital


Our Outpatient Department is a busy and rewarding working environment. We offer a range of different speciality clinics, including assessment, diagnostics, treatments and follow up procedures.


We are looking to appoint 2 band 2 healthcare assistant (1x 20hrs and 1x 16hrs)to be a part of a dynamic and supportive multi-disciplinary team and who meets the requirements of the person specification. There will be opportunities to expand your knowledge and skill set . You will need to be flexible, motivated and committed to patient-centred care in the outpatient setting. The position is based within the hospital but we do have a satellite clinic in Robert Blake school.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Chere Richings


Bridgwater Community Hospital


Bower Lane






01278 436780/81

Our values are simple: Outstanding Care, Working Together, Listening and Leading.

We recognise that our staff are our most valuable resource, we are proud of the excellent levels of service our Trust provides to our service users and the dedication and conscientious of our staff. With this in mind, we offer a range of staff benefits including:

Excellent annual leave entitlement

Relocation package – up to £8,000

Enhanced rates of pay

NHS Pension Scheme

Free parking on most of our sites

NHS discounts

Training and development

Flexible working

Paid registration fees for the 1st year for newly qualified staff

For more information please contact the recruitment team on 01278 432008.

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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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