Current Job Opportunities

If you are interested in any of these job opportunities click on the ‘view vacancy’ link shown on the right of each entry to find out more and apply, this will take you to NHS Jobs website where you can submit your application form.

Administration & Clerical

 

Adminstrator View Vacancy 

Bath

Continuing Healthcare is the name given to a package of care which is arranged and funded solely for individuals outside of hospital who have ongoing health needs. The Continuing Healthcare team comprises of Nurse Assessors who assess patients for eligibility for Continuing Healthcare, case managing some of the patients who are eligible for Continuing Healthcare as well as supporting community staff with managing complex Continuing Healthcare patients in the community.We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic, confident Administrator with excellent communication, secretarial and organisational skills that has the ability to work under pressure…
Salary: Sirona Band 16 from £14,502 rising to £17,271 per annum pro rata Contract Type: Permanent 37.5 hours per week Closing Date: 29/08/2014                             

 

Administrative Assistant View Vacancy

Keynsham Health Centre

The Promoting Independent Living Team is seeking to appointment an experienced administrative assistant to support a team of social care staff. The team is responsible for undertaking community care assessments to enable vulnerable people to remain in their own homes for as long as possible.The nature of the work is sensitive and highly confidential. There will be significant telephone contact with service users, members of the public, health care professionals and other service providers so excellent communication skills are required. In addition to general administrative functions you will be expected to be confident in using Microsoft office applications including Outlook, Word and, Excel. Previous experience in minute taking is essential…
Salary: Sirona Band 17 from £16,777 rising to £21,210 per annum pro rata Contract Type: Permanent 30hours per week Closing Date: 22/08/2014          Interview date: 10/09/2014                   

Adminstrator View Vacancy

Bath

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic, confident candidate with excellent communication, secretarial and organisational skills that is able to work as part of a team.The ideal candidate will be used to a busy office environment and be able to prioritise their own work at the same time as working with a professional team. Confidence in dealing with the public is an essential part of this role and the ideal candidate will have experience in planning and organising appointments and general office duties….
Salary: Sirona Band 16 from £14,502 rising to £17,271 per annum pro rata Contract Type: Permanent 25 hours per week Closing Date: 22/08/2014                             

 

Team Administrator View Vacancy

Carrswood Day Centre, Twerton, Bath

We are looking for a motivated administrator to join our friendly, busy Therapy teams in St Martin’s & Paulton Community hospital.The main duties of the post are: to provide a complete secretarial and administrative service to the Professional Lead Occupational Therapist and therapy…
Salary: Sirona Band 16 from £14,502 rising to £17,271 per annum Contract Type: Permanent  30 hours per week Closing Date: 15/08/2014                             

 

Departmental Secretary View Vacancy

St Martins Hospital, Clara Cross Lane, Bath & Paulton

We are looking for a motivated administrator to join our friendly, busy Therapy teams in St Martin’s & Paulton Community hospital.The main duties of the post are: to provide a complete secretarial and administrative service to the Professional Lead Occupational Therapist and therapy…
Salary: Sirona Band 16 from £14,502 rising to £17,271per annum Contract Type: Permanent  17.5 hours per week Closing Date: 15/08/2014                              Interview Date: 28/08/2014

  

Estates & Facilities  

Housekeeping Assistant View Vacancy

Twerton, Bath

We are currently looking to recruit a Housekeeping Assistant at Cleeve Court to undertake domestic tasks which maintain a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness throughout the care home, taking into account the wishes of services usersTo undertake a laundry service for residents and a general laundry service for the care home which includes soft furnishings, table linens and uniforms. Generally, employees will be allocated domestic or laundry tasks for the duration of a shift…
Salary: Sirona Band 15 from £12,373 rising to £14,898 per annum Contract Type: Permanent 28 hours per week Closing Date: 15/08/2014                              Job Ref: SIR949

 

Nursing 

Nurse Assessor View Vacancy

Bath

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Registered General Nurse to join the Continuing Healthcare Previously Un-assessed Periods of Care (PUPOCs) project team.This process is to assist a CCG in determining whether an individual is eligible for a retrospective review in order to assess whether that individual has been wrongly denied funding for NHS Continuing Healthcare (NHS CHC)…
Salary: Sirona Band 20: From £26,729 rising to £34,845 pro rata Contract Type: Fixed Term – 32 hours per week Closing Date: 25/08/2014                              Job Ref: SIR964

Registered Mental Health Nurse Assessor for CHC & Funded Nurse Care View Vacancy

The post will involve supporting the Continuing Healthcare /Funded Nursing care team with assessing and reviewing complex patients in the community and nursing home reviews.You will be required to have excellent communication and interpersonal skills as you will be required to liaise closely with families and carers .You must be able to collate and analyse complex information and produce accurate, detailed and comprehensive assessments….
Salary: Salary (Sirona Band 19) from £22,958 rising to £28.028 per annum, pro rata. Contract Type: Permanent           Hours: 28 hours per week Closing Date: 15/09/2014                              Job Ref: SIR889

Community Neuro and Stroke Service Lead View Vacancy

Bath

The Community Neuro and Stroke Service (CNSS) is an interdisciplinary team that provides rehabilitation in the community for people following acute stroke or those people with long term neurological conditions and complex needs . The team consists of speech and language therapists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists a nurse and a psychologist. We also have a Stroke Association community stroke coordinator. We work closely with our social care colleagues and voluntary organisations. Staff ‘in-reach’ into the Acute Stoke Unit at the Royal United Hospital and the Sulis Unit at St Martins Hospital to provide early supported discharge for people diagnosed with acute stroke or other acute neurological disorders…
Salary: Sirona Band 21 from £33,495 rising to £40,400 per annum (pro rata) Contract Type: Permanent           Hours: 1837.5 hours per week Closing Date: 25/08/2014                              Job Ref: SIR905

 

Lead Nurse (Bowel & Bladder Service) View Vacancy

Bath

The Bowel & Bladder service (BABs) will assess, diagnose and treat people with continence problems and provide on-going support to people with long term incontinence so they can lead as fulfilling, and independent lives as possible. It will also provide post –operative support to patients who have had continence surgery. This service will be clinic based as well as visiting house bound patients in their own homes as well as joint clinics with the Consultants with in the acute hospital setting. Awareness campaigns will be required to help to reduce the stigma associated with incontinence and encourage people to seek help, some out of hour’s will be required to promote this work. Times of service will be from 8am -18.00 hrs….
Salary: Sirona Band 21 from £33,495 rising to £40,400 per annum (pro rata) Contract Type: Permanent           Hours: 37.5 hours per week Closing Date: 25/08/2014                              Job Ref: SIR955

 

Continence Nurse View Vacancy

Downend Clinic, Buckingham Gardens, Downend, Bristol

We are looking for someone to assist the Continence Team in providing a Continence Service for the population of South Gloucestershire.We are a well-established small team providing a flexible service over Monday to Friday, between the hours of 08:00-17:00…
Salary: Sirona Band 19 From £22,958 rising to £28,028 Contract Type: Permanent           Hours: 23 hours per week Closing Date: 22/08/2014                              Job Ref: SIR867

 

Health Visitor View Vacancy

Across the city of Bath and the surrounding areas 
Midsomer Norton, Keynsham and the Chew Valley

Sirona Care & Health CIC was a successful early implementer site for the National Health Visiting Implementation Plan and is now taking a lead in the Communities of Practice to take the Health Visiting new service vision to 2015 and beyond…
Salary: Sirona Band 20 £26,729 rising to £34,845 Contract Type: Permanent           Hours: Upto 37.5 hours per week Closing Date: 15/08/2014                              Job Ref: SIR951

 

Staff Nurse View Vacancy

Bath 

We are passionate about delivering high quality and safe care to our patients.Paulton Hospital’s Main Ward is a busy 28 bedded Rehabilitation Unit where we admit patients from the local acute hospitals and directly from the community.St Martins is a 31 bedded unit who has 8 designated stroke beds. Both sites provide intensive rehabilitation for predominately older people following episodes of acute illness and injury, with the aim to ensure timely discharge… 
Salary: Sirona Band 19 from £22,958 rising to £28,028 per annum Contract Type: Permanent 37.5hours per week Closing Date:14/08/2014Interview Date: 28/08/2014

 

Allied Healthcare Professional    

Social Worker View Vacancy

Bath 

This is a very exciting opportunity for a newly qualified Social Worker who is keen to develop their skills in working with people with Learning Disabilities and or Autism.You will be working alongside well established teams with experienced practioners who will be able to guide and support you in developing your skills and knowledge. You will however also be expected to work on your own initiative and manage a case load…
Salary: Sirona Band 20 from £26,729 rising to £34,845 per annum Contract Type: Permanent 37.5 hours per week Closing Date: 15/08/2014                              Job Ref: SIR948

 

Occupational Therapist View Vacancy

Keynsham Health Centre, St Clements Road, Keynsham, Bristol 

We are looking for an Occupational Therapist with relevant community team experience, with a sound knowledge base, proven problem solving and communication skills to join the multi-disciplinary team.The applicant must be enthusiastic, innovative, able to work under pressure and maintain high standards at all times. Experience of leadership is essential with management and supervision of other staff being of benefit. The team strive to deliver quality care with person centred goals forming the framework for therapeutic interventions…
Salary: Sirona Band 20 from £32,195 rising to £34,845 per annum Contract Type: Permanent  30 hours per week Closing Date: 15/08/2014                              Job Ref: SIR952

 

Occupational Therapist View Vacancy

Hollies, Midsomer Norton, Bath

The aim of the Reablement Service is to provide rehabilitation and support to adults within their own homes; to prevent hospital admission, to facilitate hospital discharge, maximise independent living in the community and assess requirements of appropriate care packages. The team works closely with our social care and district nursing colleagues to provide seamless, integrated support and recently has expanded to provide a wider offer to the residents in our localities to promote independence with the relevant support where appropriate. In addition we operate an intensive community support model in collaboration with the community matron and GP’s in each locality…
Salary: Sirona Band 20 from £32,195 rising to £34,845 per annum Contract Type: Fixed Term covering maternity leave 15 hours per week Closing Date: 15/08/2014                              Job Ref: SIR953

 

Additional Clinical Services 

Active Ageing Support Worker View Vacancy

Downend Clinic, Buckingham Gardens, Downend, Bristol

Sirona Care and Health has introduced an innovative service to support older people to remain independent in their community. The Actively Ageing Teams will be working throughout South Gloucestershire and Bath & North east Somerset to undertake a holistic assessment of all people aged between 80-84 to ensure we are able to ensure they are able to access the right services to provide the support they need to maintain their lifestyles. As a support worker, you will be working closely with the Health Visitor to undertake these assessments, ensuring that all plans are centred on the needs of the individual. You will be expected to be able to work autonomously and to be able to have excellent communication skills…
Salary: Sirona Band 17 Starting from £16,777 rising to £21,210 per annum (pro rata) Contract Type: Permanent           Hours: 37.5 hours per week over 5 days Closing Date: 01/09/2014                              Job Ref: SIR971

 

Reablement Therapy Worker View Vacancy

St Martins Hospital, Bath

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Reablement Therapy Workers to join our interdisciplinary team.  The Reablement Service is an expanding Health and social Care Service whichenables people to live independently in their homes by providing therapy and support.  We are looking for enthusiastic, adaptable people, preferably with experience of working either as a Carer in the community or as a Nursing Assistant. Two vacancies are available : -1 post is for 36 hours per week over 4 days weekly with split shifts. 1 post is for 17.5 hours per week, (mornings only).
Salary: Sirona Band 16 from £14,502 rising to £17,271 per annum (pro rata) Contract Type: Permanent           Hours: 36 and 17.5 hours per week Closing Date: 29/08/2014                              Job Ref: SIR967

 

Support Worker (Actively Ageing) View Vacancy

St Martins Hospital 

Sirona Care and Health has introduced an innovative service to support older people to remain independent in their community. The Actively Ageing Teams work throughout Bath and North East Somerset to undertake an holistic assessment of all people aged between 80-84 to ensure we are able to ensure they are able to access the right services to provide the support they need to maintain their lifestyles.As a Support Worker, you will be working closely with the Health Visitor to undertake these assessments, ensuring that all plans are centred on the needs of the individual…
Salary: Sirona Band 17 from £16,777 rising to £21,210 per annum Contract Type: Permanent 37.5 hours per week Closing Date: 21/08/2014                             

 

Nail Cutting Technician View Vacancy
St Martin’s Hospital Bath

An exciting opportunity to become part of a service delivered by Sirona & Age UK. The toe nail cutting service is for people…
Salary: Sirona Band 16 from £14,502 rising to £17,271 per annum pro rata Contract Type: Fixed Term positions 11.25 hours per week Closing Date: 21/08/2014                              Job Ref: J62-SIR961

Support Worker View Vacancy

Connections, Radstock

As a support worker you are required to support people to live as independently as possible, giving support with personal care, household tasks and to access the community. Support service users to maintain a healthy lifestyle and attend appointments if needed.Experience of working with people with a learning difficulty or demonstrate transferable skills is essential.(2 fixed term positions available each for 1 year covering maternity leave and vacant hours…
Salary: Sirona Band 17 from £16,277 rising to £21,271 per annum Contract Type: Fixed Term positions 37.5 hours per week Closing Date: 15/08/2014                              Job Ref: SIR947