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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 13/10/2019.

Wheelchair Therapy Technician

Job Reference: 150-CG3791-EAS

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Wheelchair Services
Brighton General Hospital, Brighton and Worthing
£18,813-£20,795 pa (pro rata)

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

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a part time Wheelchair Therapy Technician to join our small, friendly and hard-working team providing assessment and equipment for children and adults in the Brighton and Hove area.

The post is based at Brighton General Hospital and includes both clinic and community working. The successful applicant will have a practical, organised and flexible approach to working, and will have experience in using tools. Previous experience of working in healthcare is not essential, but the successful applicant must have the ability to communicate well with people of all ages and needs, and have an understanding of the challenges faced by our service users.

Full induction and training will be provided. A full valid driving licence is essential, as is the ability to work well alone and within a team.

Please see the job description and person specification for further details.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dominic Feely

01273 242159,

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