Discharge Support Assistant

5 days left

Stretford, Greater Manchester
£1,058 per month
07 Sep 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Discharge Support Assistant (Ref DSA)

(Fixed term contract 1st Oct 2017 – 31st March 2019)

£1,058 per month plus 15% shift allowance and additional standby payments.

Working hours 12 noon – 8.30 pm Mon-Fri, 9am-5.30pm weekends and bank holidays. Shift pattern 4 days on followed by 4 days off (plus a maximum of 2 days standby cover in any one week). 25 days A/L (pro rata), pension scheme and health care plan

We are currently looking to recruit a Discharge Support Assistant to deliver our existing home from hospital service. The service has been in operation since 2014 and we are looking for someone to join our Manchester Royal Infirmary team of friendly, approachable and caring individuals who find this work extremely rewarding.

Working at all times as a pair and using our company vehicle, you will escort patients home safely and undertake basic tasks such as shopping for essentials and ensuring their home is warm and comfortable. This service seeks to improve older/vulnerable patients’ experience of discharge from hospital and prevent unnecessary readmission. Full induction and ongoing training will be provided.

Possession of a full driving licence is essential.  A DBS check will also be required.

For an information pack and application form, please click apply

CV’s are not accepted.

Closing date: 12 noon 27th September 2017  

Interview date Monday 9th October 2017

Manchester Care and Repair aims to be an equal opportunities employer