Play Support Worker

Lewisham & Greenwich NHS Trust
London (Greater)
08 Nov 2018
11 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Main area Children and young peopleGrade Band 2Contract PermanentHours 17 Hours per weekJob ref 197-CYP7283 Site Children's Outpatients UHL (Kingfisher)Town LondonSalary £17,460 to £18,702 per annum plus HCAClosing 14/11/2018 23:59

Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust are a committed multi- professional team who provide much-valued hospital and community services to residents in South East London. The Trust has built a good reputation as a place to enjoy job satisfaction and develop professional skills and experiences. Our people value the opportunity to work in a supportive culture and, we ensure our team are well rewarded for their contribution. By joining us now, you can play a role in shaping our organisation that continues to put patient and client care first. Whatever the challenges ahead, we’re prepared to face them as one team.

Caring for Children and Young People

Children’s Outpatients Department

Play Worker

Band 2

17 Hours a week

The Children’s Outpatient Department provides a welcoming and child friendly atmosphere, with toys, books, a TV and a play area for children. The department provides a wide range of dedicated clinics and spacious consultation rooms. Nurse-led clinics for allergy, cystic fibrosis, dermatology, diabetes and epilepsy and undertaken within the department. The unit is staffed by a team of experienced children’s nurses and five nurse specialists.

We are now looking for a suitable applicant who has experience in working with children to join the team. The ideal candidate needs to be a fun and self-motivated person, who would enjoy the challenges of working in a busy fast pace department.

The successful candidate will be expected to provide a creative, stimulating and imaginative experience for children of all ages and meet the needs of children with special needs?

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join the team.

Please note that the as part of the application process for non-medical roles, you will need to complete a short values based pre-application question. Your responses to the question will impact on whether or not you are able to successfully continue with your application. Please have a look on our website to find out more information before you start the pre-application question. If you are unsuccessful with the pre-application question, it means that you are not in harmony with our values. We thank you for your interest in Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust.

We reserve the right to close the post before the stated closing date, please apply early. We do not contact applicants with the outcome of the shortlisting. If you have been shortlisted, you will receive an invite to an assessment day or interview.

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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