Healthcare Assistant (Flexibank)

Categories: Care.

£7.65 per hour

ellenor is the leading provider of all-encompassing hospice care for both adults and children living in Dartford, Gravesham, Swanley, West Kent and Bexley. Our services include adult In-patient care and Day Therapy at the Hospice in Gravesend, and 24 hour Hospice at Home for all ages. Our strategic aims recognise our role in leading the development of services to the wider community at the end of life, and we see an increasing role in education and training and as a coordinator for providing the best possible palliative care to more people and families.

The post concerned is within the Hospice at Home service, which provides 24 hour support to patients in their home. Consisting of Clinical Nurse Specialists, staff nurses and health care assistants the team ensures patients are supported to be care for and receive end of life care at home. As a health care assistant you will visit patients as delegated by the registered nurses, ensuring a high standard of care, emotional and spiritual support.

This is an exciting time to be involved in hospice care, and there are many opportunities ahead in delivering our vision. We are looking for dedicated, enthusiastic, innovative, professional individuals with a passion for palliative care to join our team to help us support more patients than ever before.

To find out more about this role please contact Linda Coffey Head of Adult Community services on 01474 320007.

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS clearance. Support with professional development will be provided. An employee contributory pension scheme is available and NHS Pension scheme members can transfer in their pensions.

To apply please visit the Work with Us page on our website at www.ellenor.org. Please contact hr@ellenor.org or phone 01474 320007 ext 1135 for further information. Please quote reference number 160603 and state where you saw this advert.

Closing date : 13th July 2016

ellenor is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to providing a fair and equitable workplace, where everyone is treated equally without discrimination.

ellenor is the operating name of Ellenor Lions Hospices a charity registered in England and Wales (1121561), and a company limited by guarantee (6302132). Registered office at Coldharbour Road, Gravesend, Kent. DA11 7HQ

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