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Activity coordinator
Band 3
30 Hours a week over 5 days
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Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
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Bridgwater Hospital
Burnham on Sea Somerset
£16,968 - £19,852 per annum, pro rata
22/09/2017 23:59
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Activity Coordinator, Band 3

Band 3

Burnham On Sea Community Hospital has 20 beds providing rehabilitation, and end of life care within a community setting.

This new exciting opportunity is for an Activities Coordinator to support the work of qualified nurses and other professionals within our multi-disciplinary team. You will be responsible for the development, provision and implementation of activity-based sessions for patients using both verbal and non verbal skills.

The successful candidate will have NVQ 2 in Direct Care and previous HCA/Rehab Assistant experience within a healthcare setting for patients with rehabilitation, dementia or mental health needs

You will be a reliable team player, have excellent communication skills, creative ability, a kind, compassionate manner and be willing to work flexibly. You will be required to work over five days

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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

Matron Norma Coombes 01278 436638 or 07748704259

If you have problems applying, contact

01278 432147