Macmillan Community Palliative Care Healthcare Assistant
22.5hrs x 2 posts fixed-term for 10-12 months
Salary: £16,633 pro rata (a higher point might be considered depending on experience) plus Inner London High Cost Area Supplement
North London Hospice is working with Macmillan Cancer Support on a community innovation project to enhance and improve our current established Community Specialist Palliative Care Services. The purpose is to provide a rapid, flexible, 7-days-a-week service to patients who are palliative or require end-of-life care, enabling them to remain in their preferred place of care.
An exciting job opportunity has arisen to join the well-established Community Specialist Palliative Care Team at North London Hospice as a Community Palliative Care Healthcare Assistant.
This posts are funded by Macmillan Cancer Support.
We are looking for candidates who are passionate and able to care for those receiving palliative/end-of-life care, are able to work alone in the community in patients’ homes, are excellent communicators and have the ability to work flexibly within a supportive team.
The successful applicants must have previous palliative-care experience and have worked in the Community.
For further information please contact Lorraine Gilbert, Triage Service Manager, on 020 8343 8841 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Current NHS Pension Scheme membership is transferable
Closing Date: 16 July 2015
Potential interviews: 27 July 2015