25 million people living in east London and beyond look to the services run by the Barts Health group of hospitals to provide them with the healthcare they need. We are the biggest NHS teaching trust in the country, and our challenges are those of a large and complex organisation. Coming to work for Barts Health mean you will gain experience like no other NHS trust. We offer you the opportunity and support to experience a wide and varied career within one Trust.
Recent improvements has led to a stronger focus on providing Safe and Compassionate care to our patients and this has increased opportunities available to learn, develop and expand your career. We believe that providing excellent education, training and development for our staff is essential. We offer a wide range of benefits for example access to childcare vouchers, home-electronic scheme giving you discounted prices for home –electronics, salary sacrifice for cars, season ticket loans and access to staff discount for local restaurants and gyms
So while we are improving, you can too - within a professionally challenging yet exciting environment.
Senior Audiology Assistant (SATO)
Agenda for Change Band 4
Hours: 37 ½ per week.
We are seeking an enthusiastic, well-organised individual to join our friendly team as a Senior Audiology Assistant. We are looking for someone with experience of working with the elderly in a social care or community care environment, the flexibility to assist the department with both clinical work and its administrative needs.
Duties will include assisting senior staff to test adults, to assist in adult hearing aid sessions and with all administrative duties.
As this post will include domiciliary visits a full driving license will be essential.
The post holder will be based at the Audiology departments at The Royal London Hospital Whitechapel.
Full training will be given to enable the successful applicant to gain the clinical and other skills required, including attending accredited external courses. No formal qualifications are required but educated to GCSE standard or equivalent is preferable. Good verbal and written communication skills are essential for this post.
The Audiology service is managed by Bart’s Health and we cover three districts in East London - Tower Hamlets, City and Hackney and Newham. We provide a service at many health centres and hospitals.
Our team is made up of Audiologists, new-born hearing screeners and clerical staff. We work closely with colleagues in ENT and children's services and provide a full range of diagnostic and rehabilitative services.
For further information about the post please contact Seema Patel Audiology ( Phone number removed ) Email ( Email address removed )
or Samantha Chance on 0207 377 7 ( Email address removed )
Please note: -
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