Health Care Support Worker

Recruiter
Powys Teaching Health Board
Location
Machynlleth, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Jun 2019
Closes
19 Jun 2019
Ref
1179295479
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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-centered. 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!

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.

We are looking for motivated, enthusiastic, forward thinking and patient-centred individuals to join our excellent nursing team in Machynlleth Hospital. We are looking for individuals who are able to work well as part of a multi-disciplinary team, are caring and kind and who wish to develop their clinical skills. We need somebody who is sympathetic, with excellent communications skills, an active interest in learning and an attitude that ensures the highest standard of care for our patients. We are a forward thinking and innovative Health Board and as a result we have won awards for innovation. The highest priority for our Health Board is to continue to improve the quality of care we provide for our patients.

You will find Powys offers everything you need for true fulfilment, both professionally and personally. When the working day is done, you will discover why Powys has been acclaimed as the happiest place to live. From our beautiful rural communities to the wide range of outdoor pursuits, life is so rewarding in the green heart of Wales. To find out more about working for Powys Teaching Health Board please visit our Web Site 'Working for us' page, where you will find staff testimonials, benefits, information about the Health Board and our Values Framework.

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

For further details / informal visits contact:

Senior Sister Janet Bethell

( Email address removed )

01654 705231

To find out more about working for Powys Teaching Health Board please visit our Web site 'working for us' page, where you will find staff testimonials, benefits, information about the health board and our values framework.

Where we receive a high volume of applications for a post, we may bring the closing date forward. You are therefore advised to submit your completed application as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

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If you are successfully appointed, by completing the application form you authorise the Health Board to obtain any previous NHS service details including all electronically held sickness information, via the Inter Authority Transfer process on the national Electronic Staff Record (ESR).

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