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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 24/01/2020.

Therapy Assistant (Band 3) - Cardiac Rehabilitation

Job Reference: 779-HS-2231041

Hounslow and Richmond Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Multi sites across HRCH - WCHSCC will be the main base, Hounslow & Richmond
£22,535 - £24,517 pa inc

Who we are

At HRCH, we only want to provide the type of outstanding care that we would recommend to our family and friends.

We provide community healthcare and urgent treatment services for over 515,000 people living across the London boroughs of Hounslow and Richmond-Upon-Thames.

In the latest NHS Staff Survey results for community trusts, we had the highest percentage of staff in the country who felt their role made a difference to patients. We also had top scores for satisfaction with the quality of care staff can deliver.

In 2018 we were named ‘Best Place to Work for Employee Satisfaction’ by the Nursing Times and won the HSJ Workforce Award.

Our job is all about people and we believe that staff who feel valued and supported deliver better outcomes for our patients, so we invest in our people and their ideas.

With some of the best career development, staff wellbeing and flexible working opportunities around, you will be well looked after so that you can make a positive difference to the lives of people in our community.

Cardiac Rehab Therapy Assistant (Band 3)

2 Part Time (0.6 FTE) posts available - 1 permanent and 1 fixed term (until December 2020)

Do you want to be part of a dynamic and thriving organisation in which to consolidate and further advance your career and skill set? We are looking for a motivated, reliable and flexible Therapy Assistants to join the Hounslow and Richmond Cardiac Rehab Team.

The Cardiac Rehabilitation Service provides specialist support and rehabilitation to patients with a range of cardiac conditions across the organisation within outpatient clinics, exercise classes and education sessions. The team supports and advises patients and their families during their pathway through the service to help them develop self-management strategies and improve their heart health. If you have experience in working with people to improve their health and fitness and are looking to develop your skills within a community healthcare setting for people with a specific health condition, then look no further.

**Please note that applications for both part time posts (permanent & fixed term) are all to be made to the same advert and will all be invited to the same interview. The successful applicants will be informed of which post they are being offered after the interview.



For further details / informal visits contact:

Rebecca Hall - Senior Physiotherapist & Cardiac Rehabilitation Team Lead on 0208 714 4195 or

Please note, Rebecca's working day's are: Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday - contact made outside of these days will be responded to as soon as possible upon her return.

The closing date given is a guide only. There may be occasions where we have to close a vacancy once a sufficient amount of applications have been received. It is therefore advisable that you submit your application as early as possible.

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Please note that this post is subject to a 3 month probationary period. If you currently hold a contract of employment with Hounslow and Richmond Community Healthcare Trust, this will not apply.

Hounslow & Richmond Community Healthcare NHS Trust uses identification scanning technology to confirm the authenticity of key documents such as Passports, Driving Licenses etc. It is a condition of appointment that all prospective employees of HRCH have their original documents verified using this technology.

Hounslow & Richmond Community Healthcare NHS Trust is committed to being an equal opportunities employer. We aim to be a representative organisation with regards to age, disability, ethnicity, gender, beliefs and sexual orientation and are fully committed to equality, diversity and human rights and encourage applications from all sections of the community including users of mental health services.


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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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