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Support Worker Higher Level (Therapy/Rehab Engineer Assistant)

Band 3

Main area
Rehabilitation Engineering/Therapy
Grade
Band 3
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5 per week
Job ref
152-M474.19A
Site
Unit F2 Marabout Industrial Estate
Town
Dorchester
Salary
£19,737 to £21,142 p.a.
Closing
06/07/2020 23:59

Want to be part of the new NHS? Health and Care organisations in Dorset are at the forefront of transforming services to provide excellent, patient-centred care.

Dorset HealthCare recently achieved an Outstanding CQC status and is a dynamic forward-thinking Trust operating throughout Dorset. 

Dorset HealthCare plays a pivotal role in the strong partnership of public sector organisations across Dorset, Bournemouth and Poole. Our community and mental health trust has a caring and committed workforce of around 5,500 staff, serving a population of over 700,000 people.

We are looking for proactive, positive, respectful, supportive, reliable and trustworthy people to join us at Dorset HealthCare – we’re the biggest provider of healthcare in Dorset and offer exciting opportunities for people with a range of skills. We want to be better every day – do you?

‘This is an exciting time for us as we continue improving and adapting. I have seen some great innovation, fantastic teamwork and a real willingness to look at how we can do things differently’ – Eugine Yafele, Chief Executive (May 2019)

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This is a rare opportunity to join the Dorset Wheelchair Service at their satellite store in Dorchester. The role is for a support worker to work with the Wheelchair Therapist and the Rehabilitation Engineer in the provision of wheelchairs and special seating to clients throughout West Dorset. Clients may be seen in clinic in Dorchester or in clients home, school or work environment. Appropriate training opportunities will be available for the right candidate.

Employment in this post requires a Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.  

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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.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Shona Reed, Wheelchair Service Manager on 01202 892874