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Well-Being Coordinator

NHS AfC: Band 4

Main area
Minnie Kidd House
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 4
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
196-COF5515
Employer
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Town
London
Salary
£25,489.00 - £28,513.20 p.a inc of HCA
Closing
19/09/2019 23:59
Interview date
30/09/2019

Guy’s and St Thomas’ is among the UK’s busiest and most successful NHS foundation trusts. We provide a full range of hospital and community services for people in Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham, as well as specialist care for patients from further afield including cancer, renal, orthopaedic and cardiovascular services.

Guy’s is home to the largest dental school in Europe and a £160 million Cancer Centre opened in 2016. As part of our commitment to provide care closer to home, in 2017 we also opened a cancer centre and a kidney treatment centre at Queen Mary’s Hospital in Sidcup. St Thomas’ has one of the largest critical care units in the UK and one of the busiest emergency departments in London. It is also home to Evelina London Children’s Hospital.

The commitment of our 17,100 staff is key to our success. We are one of the largest local employers and we aim to develop and support all our staff so they are able to deliver high quality, safe and efficient care. The 2018 NHS staff survey results show that we have one of the most engaged and motivated workforces in the NHS. We know this has a positive impact on the care provided to our patients.



Minnie Kidd House is a 29-bed continuing care unit providing specialised nursing care for frail, older people and younger adults in need of complex care packages and end of life care. The residents have complex care needs varying from medical, physical and/or neurological disorders and require on-going intensive and skilled nursing care as well as provision of activities that enhanced their well-being.

Are you a dynamic, creative, caring and looking for an opportunity to positively impact upon patient care and patient experience?

You will lead on developing therapeutic  and well-being activity programmes for residents at Minnie Kid House, working closely with the nursing team and therapy staff. We are looking for a candidate who has excellent communication skills, experience of working with vulnerable groups of patients who will be innovative in creating and engaging a number of activities including the arts, music, reminiscence therapy and physical activities.

It is an exciting opportunity for a Well-Being Coordinator to support the work of the nursing and multidisciplinary team in  providing holistic care and meaningful activities to our residents.

The successful candidate must be educated at A Level and holds certificate for NVQ Level 3 Activity provision in social care.

 

 

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Applicant requirements

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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

Gerard Stanley - Matron, Inpatients Units

email: gerard.stanley@gstt.nhs.uk

contact number: 07833402931

Debi Miller - Head of Nursing

email: deborah.miller@gstt.nhs.uk

Jose Facultad - Deputy Head of Nursing

email: jose.facultad@gstt.nhs.uk  

contact number: 07918338686

If you have problems applying, contact

Address
Corporate-CEFRecruitment@gstt.nhs.uk
Corporate & CEF Recruitment Team
New City Court, Guy's Hospital
Great Maze Pond Road
London
SE1 9RT

The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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