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Health Care Support Worker-INTERNAL ONLY

Band 3

Main area
Minor Injury Unit
Grade
Band 3
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
070-ACS018-0421
Site
Victoria Memorial Hospital
Town
Welshpool
Salary
£19,737 - £21,142 per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
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Powys is cited as being a wonderful place to live and work.  It is a rural health setting where you can personally and professionally grow and patients are truly at the heart of care provision. If you are an ambitious professional in search of job satisfaction that others can only dream about, prepare for a very pleasant surprise as Powys is the place to be. We are looking for staff who have energy, enthusiasm, commitment and drive and who are patient-centred. Whatever your career aspirations, we are committed to supporting and developing you.

Powys Teaching Health Board is responsible for meeting the health and wellbeing needs of the population of Powys. As a rural health board we have around 133,000 people living across an area that is a quarter of the land mass of Wales. Powys is the largest county in Wales with Snowdonia to the North and the Brecon Beacons to the South, the spectacular scenery is something to behold.   Working in partnership, we commission and provide award-winning hospital, community, mental health and learning disability services, so our portfolio is varied and diverse. We are proud to offer patients an unrivalled level of care, not to mention a wide range of careers for professionals who want to make a real difference.  If working for Powys Teaching Health Board is something that is of interest, we may have an opportunity just for you!

Did you know – Powys Teaching Health Board accepts applications to retire and return from within the NHS in Wales. If you would like to know more, please contact the Powys Teaching Health Board Resourcing team on 01874 712580 or e-mail Powysresourcing@wales.nhs.uk

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Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.


 

INTERNAL ONLY

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE WILL ONLY ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FROM STAFF CURRENTLY EMPLOYED BY POWYS TEACHING HEALTH BOARD

There is an exciting opportunity to join the nursing team at Welshpool Minor Injuries Unit as a Health care support worker. This is a full-time permanent position of 37.5 hours working in a week, including weekend and bank holidays.

We are looking for applications from motivated, enthusiastic individuals who posse’s good communication skills, are able to work confidently with patients and have a good understanding of working in a caring environment. The post holder will work as a member of the nursing team under the direction and supervision of the Senior Sister to ensure a high standard of nursing care and safety for all patients or service users within the Minor Injuries Unit.

We are committed to the delivery of outstanding care for our patients. The successful candidate will share this commitment and demonstrate both our Trust Values and our culture of compassionate care.

 

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; welsh/ and or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Welsh language skills are desirable

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Valerie Archer
Job title
Minor Injuries Unit Team leader/ Senior sister
Email address
valerie.r.archer@wales.nhs.uk
Telephone number
01938 558919