Community Rehabilitaion Assistant

Brighton and Hove
£19,737 - £21,142
16 Oct 2020
12 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
Band 3

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 Community HCA to work as part of the multi professional team within the Responsive Services in patient bedded units in Brighton and Hove.

The bedded units provide an environment for patients to continue their rehabilitation out of the acute hospital environment.

The role is to support the trained staff to care for patients in an in-patient environment.

We are looking for an experienced healthcare assistant with excellent written and verbal communication skills, phlebotomy skills and experience in working as a HCA in primary or secondary care.

The successful candidate will work under supervision of the Senior nurses within the team assisting in the ongoing assessment of care needs with senior staff, reporting all changes in patient status to the senior team leader and providing nursing care to patients as they continue with their re-enablement.

This post may close earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Correspondence relating to this vacancy will be conducted electronically. If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please ensure that you check your emails on a regular basis. References will be requested electronically also; please ensure you provide correct contact details for referees.

Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Documents to download
  • Band 3 HCA JD ( PDF , 327.4 KB )
  • Band 3 HCA PS ( PDF , 140.9 KB )
  • About Us ( PDF , 743.4 KB )