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Rehabilitation Assistant

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Come and join the UK's largest provider of complex care. We proudly employ over 4000+ people – no matter what your experience, we have jobs for everyone.

We'd like you to join us as a Rehabilitation Assistant at our Frenchay Brain Injury Rehabilitation Centre in Bristol.

Frenchay Brain Injury Rehabilitation Centre is a 52 bed centre, we specialise in the treatment of adults with complex physical and cognitive impairments, challenging behaviours and neuropsychiatric disorders resulting from a brain injury. We offer comprehensive assessment, rehabilitation and therapy with amazing facilities including Accessible therapy kitchens, Hydrotherapy pool, Two gymnasiums plus 5 large day rooms, three with direct access landscaped gardens. We also have 2 minibuses and a car for those important appointments and days out!

What you'll be working:

We offer full and part-time hours ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

What you'll be doing:

We have wonderful opportunities for Rehabilitation Assistants to join our caring and supportive nursing team delivering individualised care to patients (including personal care), implementing person-centred care plans and undertaking a broad range of caring duties.

As Rehabilitation Assistant you will:

* Assist nursing staff in providing high quality individualised care to a clearly defined group of patients, relatives and carers

* Work and act as a key member of the team, supporting each patient in achievement of their planned outcomes.

* Build relationships with patients, which are open and two way

* Support patients to undertake their rehabilitation programme

* Establish methods of communication with patients, reducing barriers when necessary

* Support with activities of daily living and personal care when needed

* Communicate any issues to the clinical team

* Accurately report and/or record work activities

What you'll have:​​​​​​​

Previous experience of working in a healthcare setting is desirable but not essential as training is provided.​​​​​​​

A genuine interest in providing the best person centre care possible

The ability to communicate effectively at all levels

​​​​​​​We also want to ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable facilities to participate in job applications or interviews to perform essential job functions. To support this, we are a Disability Confident committed employer.

What to look forward to:​​​​​​​

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25 days holiday plus the bank holidays

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Your birthday day off!

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Holiday that increases with service!

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Retail & Restaurant Discounts

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Annual Colleague Awards

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Colleague referral scheme – earn a bonus of up to £1000 for referring someone you know!

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Wellbeing support and activities

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Career development and world class training

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Pension contribution

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Enhanced Sick Pay

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Enhanced Maternity Pay

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