What’s special about this opportunity?
Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust can provide you with a dynamic, people-centred environment, where you will be empowered to support patients with complex conditions, adopting a personalised approach to patient care that maximises independence, choice and control, following our philosophy of enabling people to reach and maintain their optimum level of health and wellbeing.
We value our employees and put people first. As a Global Digital Exemplar, we will provide you with an excellent working environment that has just been recognised as having a Outstanding’ rating overall, having being an Outstanding’, well-led, organisation, and having an Outstanding’ Older Adults Community Mental Health Team in our latest CQC inspection, which found that : There was a clear vision, underpinned by a set of values that were well understood by staff across the trust.’
Working in a passionate team, you will have access to our Trust-wide Learning and Development programme and be supported in your career and personal growth, with opportunities to help you build your Continuing Professional Development portfolio, enabling you to extend your skills and ensure that you excel.
We are pioneers in compassionate leadership and Quality Improvement, which is about creating a culture where everyone has a voice and where service users and staff collaborate to have a direct impact on the things that matter most.
About you :
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our very busy Diabetes Service based at the King Edward VII Hospital in Windsor as a Diabetes Assistant.
You will be part of the Diabetes Specialist Service who provide Diabetes Services across both East and West Berkshire
This is a new post which combines both an administrative role and has the opportunity to support the service in a clinical element as well.
Full training will be provided.
The successful candidate will assist in all aspects of service delivery and we are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual who possesses excellent communications skills and works well in a team.
You should also be able to work on your own initiative and be able to cope with changing from an administrative role to a clinical role with ease
NVQ qualification is essential and previous NHS experience is desirable. All candidates are requested to carefully read the personal specification and ensure that you meet the essential criteria before applying.
Candidate will not be shortlisted for interview if any of the essential criteria is not met.
If you share our passion for people and the dedication to excel, we’d love to hear from you.
We are happy to answer any questions that you may have. Please don’t hesitate to call Jan Durrant on 07810853268 or email : jan.
durrant berkshire.nhs.uk who’ll be delighted to help.
In addition to a competitive salary, as a valued member of our team, you will receive generous annual leave, have access to a car salary sacrifice scheme (available to all permanent staff over the age of 21), support with childcare and, as a respected member of the NHS, discounts from high street retailers and restaurants.
We’d love to welcome you to our warm, friendly team, who want to help you to make your career reflect your ambitions.