Overview

Health Care Support Worker

The Community Stroke Rehabilitation Team is a nationally respected Early Supported Discharge Team. It is an essential part of the Portsmouth University Hospitals Stroke Pathway, ensuring the timely transfer of patients out of hospital for rehabilitation at home.

An opportunity has arisen within CSRT for a Band 3 Health Care Worker to join the team.

The post holder will be closely working with a large MDT with competencies across several disciplines. You willingness and ability to learn new skills as working across MDT is essential as well as being an excellent communicator is vital.

 

You role will consist of supporting stroke patients in their home with personal care and other activities of daily living, as well as carrying out therapy tasks under direction from the wider MDT.

 

Experience of working with patients with neurological deficit and community working would be desirable. You need to be a confident car driver and user, as the team covers a large geographical area.

Closing Date: 27th January 2021