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Community Respiratory Assistant

Band 3

Main area
Band 3
37.5 hours per week
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Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
Across sites in Islington and Haringey
Islington & Haringey
£18,813 - £20,795 per annum plus HCAS
26/08/2019 23:59

Whittington Health NHS Trust received a ‘good’ overall inspection from the CQC in April 2016, rated ‘good’ in a national review of openness and transparency standards across NHS trusts in England and ranked 78 out of 230 NHS Trusts overall.

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By applying for this role, you accept in the event you are successful that your personal data may be transferred from the Trust to another NHS organisation where your employment transfers within the NHS. This is in accordance with the streamlining programme which is aimed at saving you time and improving efficiencies within the NHS when your employment transfers.



Would you like to work in a friendly community team that revolves around team work and welcomes innovation?

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the award winning Whittington Health Community Respiratory (CORE) Team. We are seeking Band 3 Community Health Care Support Worker full time to work alongside our Respiratory Physiotherapists and Specialist Nurses. However training will be given to those willing to learn and develop in the role.

Job shares will be considered.

You will be fully supported in assisting in the delivery of Pulmonary Rehabilitation classes, Spirometry and supporting patients with COPD. (Working in clinics across Islington and Haringey)

You will be able to attend our in-house assistants training course to help you to develop your skills and experience in order to confidently assist respiratory patients and help them better manage their condition.

We would love to hear from you if you have an interest in respiratory care in the community and want to work with a supportive award winning integrated multi-professional community respiratory team.


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Applicant requirements

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

Please contact the team on 0207 2885474 if you would like to find out more about this post and working for the Whittington Health Community Respiratory Team.