Nursing Rehabilitation Assistant - Home pathway

Location
Bromley (City/Town), London (Greater)
Salary
£22,444 - £23,816 Inclusive of Hcas
Posted
15 May 2022
Closes
25 May 2022
Contract Type
Permanent

Bromley Healthcare is a community interest company providing a wide range of services including community nursing services such as district nursing, health visiting to specialist nurses, as well as therapy services for children, young people and adults. Being born from NHS Bromley’s community provider unit we have been providing community services to the people of Bromley for many years and we have a wealth of experience.

Bromley Healthcare is a great place to work. The unique way we deliver services and offer everyone who works here a voice, means that your career with us will be rewarding. Social Enterprises are a fairly new and exciting way to deliver healthcare, offering many of the traditional advantages of the NHS (such as excellent training and development) with the freedom for innovation by being able to reinvest any surpluses we make into the community.

Priority consideration will be given to Bromley Healthcare staff formally identified as being at risk.

Please note that for positions that require you to drive as part of your job role we will be asking for evidence of business insurance.  

 

Job overview

Band 2 Nursing Rehab Assistants

£22,444 - £23,816 Inclusive of Hcas

We are currently looking for Nursing Rehab Assistants to join our dynamic, friendly team who are patient focused and thrive on providing quality care to work within our Home Pathway Rehabilitation Service.

You would be joining a multi-disciplinary team consisting of Rehabilitation Assistants, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and Social Workers. Your role would be to assist patients with personal care and their activities of daily living and helping them with their rehabilitation.

 

Main duties of the job

This role will entail:

  • Assisting patient with activities of daily living such as washing and dressing and meal preparation
  • Rehabilitation in the form of home exercise plans
  • Taking patient observations

This role will be suitable for candidates who have a background in healthcare.

We are not looking for clinical qualifications: we’ll give you all the training you need. Additionally, we’ll give you all the support you need to advance and grow your career. 

For this opportunity you will need a full UK driving licence and a vehicle that you are able to use for work purposes.

In your supporting statement, please specify why you feel you are a good fit for this position along with your healthcare/care background.

A healthcare/caring background & experience is essential. You should be willing to work towards the completion of the care certificate.

The post holder is expected to work within the requirements of the 6 C’s – Care, Compassion, Competence, Communication, Courage and Commitment.

 

Working for our organisation

Bromley Healthcare is a community interest company providing a wide range of services including community nursing services such as district nursing, health visiting to specialist nurses, as well as therapy services for children, young people and adults. 

Salary is dependant on NHS experience and current banding/pay point.

Excellent benefits package available including various pension schemes, discounted gym membership, cycle to work scheme, discounted electronics, access to EAP, high street discounts, Blue Light Card eligibility, opportunity to apply for low interest personal loans and an excellent lease car scheme and we are constantly looking to expand our staff benefits.

We are passionate about caring for our service users, and their family and friends, as well as the wellbeing of our colleagues. That's why we encourage all colleagues to take up the offer of the Coronavirus vaccination. The government are currently consulting on whether to continue with planned legislation that would make vaccination a legal requirement for certain roles in the health and care sector. It may become a legal requirement for some roles at Bromley Healthcare. As such, all applicants should be mindful of this when applying to join us and may be required to evidence their vaccination status prior to joining or once they have joined. This includes non-clinical roles that may have contact with patients and service users by virtue of entering our premises.

 

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

The post holder is responsible to safeguard children, young people and adults at risk. Supervise and assist in the provision of hygiene, and other activities of daily living as  directed. Supervise/assist patients with dressing and mobilising following instructions by members of the multi-disciplinary team.

Deliver appropriate patient care, as indicated by the qualified staff in 
accordance with the patient’s care plan and to the required standard. Move and handle patients using appropriate techniques after training.

Participate in one to one therapy as directed by therapy staff. Report all adverse signs, symptoms, observations to therapy staff responsible for the patient. Demonstrate basic CPR skills after training. Develop rapport with patients and relatives to encourage their interest and  participation in activities.

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