Band 3 Community Support Worker - South London
- Job Reference: GCB3SS06
- Date Posted: 27 September 2018
- Location: London
- Salary: £12.00 Per Hour
- Sector: Nursing > Healthcare Assistant
- Job Type: Temporary
- Duration: 2 Months
- Work Hours: Full Time
Maxxima is currently seeking an experienced Band 3 Community Support Worker to fill a full time role in South London. The ideal candidate will have experience of community rehabilitation practices within the NHS.
Working within the NHS as a Support worker, you will be required to provide contact, care and support according to the needs and wishes of the patients, to enable the client to function in their home and in the community to their maximum potential. You must develop and maintain effective communication with the patient's family and support and assist the patient to develop their existing skills.
There will be an element of multi-agency working and also personal care, however a full job description is available on request.
This position is full time, and you will be required to work on-call on occasions and also weekends (currently 1 in 4-6 weekends). Shift times for this role will vary between 08.30am - 16.00pm, 11.00am - 18.30pm and 13.30pm - 21.00pm.
The pay rate for this locum Band 3 Rehabilitation Support Worker job is £12.00 per hour for weekdays £15.00 nights and weekends (Umbrella) and is a 2 month contract with potential for extension, due to start ASAP.
To be considered for this role you must have an enhanced DBS completed in the last 12 months or on the update service and also up to date immunisations.
Requirements of the Band 3 Rehabilitation Support Worker role:
- You must have a level 3 qualification or equivalent
- You must have previous experience working within the community
- Having experience within rehabilitation is desirable
If you are interested in this Band 3 Community Support Worker position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.
Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.
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*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.