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Health Care Support Worker
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 3
Contract
Fixed term: 3 months
Hours
  • Full time
  • Part time
36 hours per week (Up to 36 hours per week)
Job ref
070-MV03-0221-C4
Employer
Powys Teaching Health Board
Employer type
NHS
Site
Newtown Mass Vaccination Centre, Maldwyn Leisure Centre
Town
Newtown
Salary
£19,737 - £21,142 Pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
Today at 23:59

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COVID-19 Vacancy Covid-19 Immuniser

NHS AfC: Band 3

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-centred. 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!

Did you know – Powys Teaching Health Board accepts applications to retire and return from within the NHS in Wales. If you would like to know more, please contact the Powys Teaching Health Board Resourcing team on 01874 712580 or e-mail Powysresourcing@wales.nhs.uk

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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.


 

Powys Teaching Health Board are seeking to appoint Covid 19 Immunisers to assist in the delivery of the COVID-19 vaccination programme, one of our most important  campaigns in recent years. You will play a pivotal role in the delivery of the COVID-19 vaccination programme alongside the wider Mass vaccination team, supported by our registered immunisation staff.

We are looking for applications from motivated, enthusiastic individuals who possess good communication skills, are able to work confidently with patients and have a good understanding of working in a caring environment. We will provide full training to undertake the role and competencies will be assessed in order to ensure you are equipped to deliver the COVID-19 vaccine.

We are looking for people who can start as soon as possible, on a fixed term basis, initially for a 3-month period. However, there may be opportunities for other roles at the end of this contract. Candidates will also need be able to work flexibly covering weekends and afternoon shifts.

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

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Welsh language skills are desirable

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Clare Roberts
Job title
Mass Vaccination Centre Clinical Manager
Email address
Elizabeth.Roberts7@wales.nhs.uk
Telephone number
01686 613206
Additional information

Natasha Clowes, HR Advisor. 

07971 030414 / Powysresourcing@wales.nhs.uk