Rehab Support Worker - Trauma & Orthopaedics
- 37.5 hours per week (• Full time)
- Exeter, EX2 5DW
- £19,737 - £21,142 19737
- 17/04/2021 23:59
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust as part of our trauma and orthopaedic rehabilitation team based on the Trust’s main site (Wonford).
This full time post will involve providing a range of therapeutic interventions, treatments and exercise programmes to patients and liaising with patients and family / carers in discharge planning and prevention of falls.
Post holders will be expected to identify and support the physical limitations of a patient’s disability and their functional problems to support the therapy team to deliver early routine assessments and rehabilitation. There will be a requirement to develop strong links with the multidisciplinary teams working in the acute and community settings. The caseload will be patients who are recovering from orthopaedic procedures and are being assessed for discharge home or to their normal place of residence.
All members of the team will be expected to work across all areas and be available for the shifts across 7 days including weekends and bank holidays. The post holder will work flexibly in other areas if required.
Our vision is to provide safe, high quality seamless services delivered with courtesy and respect. To achieve our vision we expect all our staff to uphold our Trust values. Our Trust values are: Honesty, Openness & Integrity Fairness Inclusion & Collaboration Respect & Dignity
***Preference will be given to staff with ‘Priority’ and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.***
DUE TO THE ANTICIPATED HIGH NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POST WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE THE VACANCY BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE.
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Sarah Chase email@example.com 01392 402487
If you have problems applying, contact
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
- 01392 403936 or 403758