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Recruitment Event 20th July

Job Reference: 074-NWS-

CSH Surrey
Chertsey, Surrey
Various according to organisation

CSH Surrey is Surrey’s largest and longest established NHS community services provider (since 2006). We are part of the NHS, so our 1500+ employees get NHS pay and pensions, and also receive the Fringe ‘High Cost Allowance’ of 5%.

Our nurses, therapists and support staff provide adult community health services in the mid and north west Surrey areas, and children’s community health services for the whole of the county. Together we serve a population of more than 1 million people.

In June 2017 our services received an overall ‘Good’ rating from the CQC, with ‘Outstanding’ for how caring our teams are.

We provide excellent training and development opportunities, including the care certificate, apprenticeships, numeracy and literacy courses, access to the Nursing Associate programme, and a wide variety of management and leadership courses and programmes. We also offer a supportive preceptorship programme for newly qualified nurses and a well-established rotational programme for therapists. Our nurses and therapists also benefit from access to bespoke clinical skills courses.

If you want to be part of a passionate, person-focused community service, apply to CSH Surrey today!


The North West Surrey NHS and Social Care Partnership are holding a joint recruitment event for entry level care worker roles in the following 4 organisations:

• Ashford & St. Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust:

.CSH Surrey:

Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust:

• Surrey County Council

Across the organisations we have vacancies in hospital, community and home settings, these are hosted at organisations across the North West Surrey area so there will likely be one close to where you live. These roles involve providing help at home and care for people in the acute and mental health hospital settings

All of the organisations can offer you good further training within the care setting and have positive career development opportunities. There are a variety of working patterns on offer and all roles have the ability for you to work full time or part time hours to give you the perfect work/life balance.

The NHS and Local government terms and conditions of service offer all their staff a generous annual leave allowance and have a great pension scheme available. No previous care experience is necessary for most of the roles and your suitability for each role will be assessed at the assessment day.

Roles on Offer:

Ashford & St. Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Health Care Assistants Working on Adult Wards in an Acute Hospital Setting Here at Ashford and St Peters our workforce is diverse and we celebrate the differences in us all by listening and respecting our fantastic nursing teams We have excellent career development opportunities offering clear pathways to join Apprenticeship Programmes that can even lead to becoming a Nursing Associate or Registered Nurse. Good communication skills, with a compassionate and caring nature are essential. Specific previous experience isn’t required as full training will be given, which includes attending a ten day Trust Induction Programme. The roles available are within our surgical and medical wards based at St Peter’s Hospital in Chertsey. There you will be supporting the registered nursing teams to provide excellent care to our patients. Our teams will support you in achieving your goals in an environment where you can expect to be a valued member of the ASPH team.

CSH Surrey Community Nursing, Rehab assistant and Health Care Assistants - The post holders would be expected to visit clients in their own home as well as care homes and work closely with the nursing team, family and carers to deliver high quality individualised care Community Hospital, Health Care Assistants - To support and assist the senior team member in the provision of a high standard of care and the promotion of physical, mental and emotional health to individuals and client groups. To be an effective member of the Multidisciplinary Team carrying out assigned tasks involving direct care in the support of the senior team member. Rapid Response and Out of Hours Nursing, Health Care Assistants - Working in our Multi-Professional team the post(s) provide therapy support to the clinicians and provide prescribed rehabilitation packages of care to support patients in their own environment, preventing unnecessary acute hospital admissions and supporting complex discharges from hospital. Although expected to work autonomously the post holder will not be alone, the team is supported by a clinical service manager, Advanced Nurse Practitioners and Team Leader Physio and Occupational therapists. You will also have the support of GP’s, Rapid Response Matrons and nurses

Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Health Care Assistants – In-Patient Units for Adult Mental Health and Older Adult Mental Health To provide physical and psychological care to service users in accordance with the specified plan of clinical care and provide support to carers. Suitable for someone who is looking for a busy and challenging environment to develop and establish effective working relationships and who has a passion for supporting people to help deliver high quality care.

Surrey County Council Reablement Assistants Work within the community, usually in peoples' homes, to promote independence and choice for people by helping them to work towards their reablement goals as set out in their support plan.

Work closely with carers and others (e.g. Team Leader and Occupational Therapists) and in addition to meeting the person's needs, to try to prevent unnecessary admission to hospital or residential care.

More information about the organisations involved be found in the document attached under the job description and by visiting the links to each on the right hand side of this advert.

How to Register: Click on the ‘Apply now’ button on the right hand side of the screen to register your interest in these roles by completing the short application form contained within this advert, you may upload a CV if you wish. If your registration is successful you will be invited to take part the assessment day. Event details: Date: Saturday 20th July Timings: 8:30 – 17:30 If you are invited to attend you will be giving an arrival time and should expect to be at the assessment day for 3- 4 hours from this time. Location: St. Peter’s Hospital, Guildford Road, Chertsey, Surrey, KT16 OPZ Free parking will be provided on the day of the event in the staff car park on site.

Recruitment - Golden Hello

Successful applicants, who have not worked for CSH within the last 12 months, will receive an amount of £2000 paid in two instalments: - £1000 upon commencement and a further £1000 following successful completion of probation. These payments are pro-rata for part- time posts. Payments will be subject to tax and NI National Insurance in the usual way.We don’t operate Golden Hellos for Band 7 or Band 8 posts, Bank posts or fixed term contracts.

Applicable to:

• Community Qualified Nurses,

• Community Hospital Qualified Nurse

• Paediatric Occupational Therapists

• Immunisation Team Nurses

• Paediatric Physio and Speech & Language Therapists

• Health Visitors located in Mole Valley, Epsom, Spelthorne and Elmbridge*

• School Nurses located in Mole Valley, Epsom, Spelthorne and Elmbridge*

• Speech and Language Therapists**

• Occupational Therapists**

*Walton Heath Centre and Molesey Clinic - Elmbridge Borough; Epsom Clinic - Epsom/Ewell Borough; Ashford Clinic - Spelthorne Borough

** For Surrey Downs Health and Care contract only

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Border Agency requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit UK Border Agency website. Please note that this may not be applicable for all posts.

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