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Healthcare Assistant (Community Hospitals)

Job Reference: 150-AD3174-CEN-C

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Crawley Hospital
Multiple, Crawley
£17,652 - £19,020 per ann

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) is the largest community healthcare provider in Sussex.

  • 5,000 full and part time staff, with over 4,000 people registered on our bank
  • Medical, nursing and therapeutic care provided to over 9,000 children and adults a day
  • July 2018 Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating of ‘Good’ with ‘Outstanding’ features
  • BAME, Disability, LGBT+ and Religion and Belief Staff Networks
  • Disability Confident Employer – Level 2

We are looking for Health Care Assistants to join our welcoming, friendly, enthusiastic, person centred team on Viking Ward at Crawley Hospital.

Viking Ward provides Multi-disciplinary led rehabilitation and sub-acute care to local residents as well as managing complex discharges. If you want to work with a team who are happy, proactive, caring, patient and carer orientated, have a creative problem solving holistic approach and are keen to develop and support team members then this is the job for you.

We have an embedded Care Certificate for our Healthcare Assistants and provide clinical placements for Nursing and Therapy Students as well as those Returning to Practice across our Community Hospitals.

In return we can offer you: • Flexible working patterns (we are happy to discuss individual working patterns with you) • Supportive learning environment • Dedicated career pathways and great opportunities for continuing professional development • Commitment to and support for your wellbeing • NHS Pension Scheme • NHS discount and salary sacrifice schemes, including childcare vouchers

Working on Viking Ward as part of a caring and compassionate team will be an opportunity for you to use your existing skills, gain new ones and be part of a great team. Apply now!





For further details / informal visits contact:

For further details / informal visits contact:

Tina Hemblade Matron 07766087260

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