Therapy Assistant

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Therapy Assistant to join a dedicated team of professionals for a 20 beds nursing home specialised in brain injury rehabilitation.  We are seeking an individual with a minimum of 2 to 3 years of experience to provide essential support in our rehabilitation-focused care environment.

About the Role:

As a Therapy Assistant, you will play a crucial role in assisting our residents on their journey to improved health and well-being. Working in collaboration with Occupational Therapists, you will contribute to the implementation of rehabilitation programs, fostering independence and promoting a positive living experience for our residents.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 to 3 years of experience as a Therapy Assistant
  • Previous experience in a rehabilitation or care setting (Preferred)
  • Recognised qualification in therapy assistance or related field.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Empathy and a passion for improving the lives of individuals in a rehabilitation setting.
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the Occupational Therapists to support the implementation of rehabilitation programs.
  • Assist residents in therapeutic activities, monitoring progress, and providing feedback.
  • Work closely with the therapy team to ensure effective care delivery.
  • Contribute to maintaining a positive and supportive living environment for residents.
  • Implement treatment plans and interventions under the supervision of an occupational therapist.
  • Monitor and document patient progress and adjust treatment plans as necessary.
  • Collaborate with other healthcare professionals to ensure comprehensive care for residents.

What’s in for You:

  • Pay rate: £13 per hour.
  • Monday to Friday 8 AM – 4 PM
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development
  • Supportive team environment
  • On-the-job training and continuous learning opportunities
  • Join a dynamic and compassionate team dedicated to making a positive impact in brain injury rehabilitation.

Additional Information:

Our nursing home specialises in brain injury rehabilitation, providing a unique and rewarding environment for professionals dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our residents. As a Therapy Assistant, you will be an integral part of this mission, contributing to the holistic care for our residents.

If you meet the specified requirements and are ready to contribute to the success of our brain injury rehabilitation program, we invite you to apply. Join us in providing exceptional care and support to our residents on their journey to improved health and independence.

To apply for this role, please send your CV at recruitment@nursesdirectcare.com or contact us on 01752 418 400 EXT 2.

Job Category: Therapy Assistant
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Job Location: Plymouth

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