Aspire’s Independent Living Advisors are based in Spinal Injury Centres across the UK, providing patients with vital advice and support on their return to independence.
We are looking for someone to fulfil the role based at the Spinal Injury Centre, in Cardiff which will involve making personal contact with patients and build links with the centres professional staff. You will be expected to offer appropriate advice to patients and support activities that encourages independence and promotes Aspire’s service and that of other relevant organisations.
You will need to be an excellent communicator, well organised and comfortable working on your own initiative. Weekly travel will be required to the Spinal Injury Centre with occasional overnight stays.
Suitable candidates for the role will be spinally injured themselves and be able to provide first hand peer support to patients.
For more information on the Independent Living Programme.
For more information please download the Job Description.
Based: Rookwood Hospital, Cardiff
Salary: up to £5,115 per annum.
Closing date - Monday 20th October 2014.
To apply please complete an application form and return it with your CV and a covering letter stating why you are suitable for this role to Tasha Webster, Director of Operations, Aspire, Wood Lane, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 4AP or email@example.com