Psychological Support and Counselling Services Manager

Categories: Community Engagement.

Salary: £31,072 – £40,964 (pro rata)
Hours: 30 – 37.5 per week
Contract: Permanent

Ashgate Hospicecare is delighted to be able to offer a Psychological Support and Counselling Services Manager post to lead our highly skilled Patient and Family Support team.

We pride ourselves in providing an excellent service to patients and their families, pre and post bereavement, predominantly from the hospice; though some services are provided in the community.

The team comprise a Support Services Coordinator, an Art Therapist and approximately 10 volunteer counsellors and 16 support workers. We are looking for a highly motivated leader, who is experienced in delivering psychological support to people with a life limiting illness. If you would like to lead a quality team, as part of an exceptional multi disciplinary team, then this may be the role for you. Ashgate can offer you the opportunity to lead and develop this service, to support and develop staff, and ensure high quality compassionate care is delivered.

For an informal discussion about the post or to arrange a visit, please contact Wilma Hulland, Hospice Matron on 01246 568801/ Wilma.hulland@ashgatehospice.nhs.uk.

To apply, please download an application form and equal opportunities monitoring form from our website – www.ashgatehospice.org/vacancies.php or contact our HR office at hr@ashgatehospice.nhs.uk / 01246 568801.
Registered Charity no: 700636

Closing date: 3:30pm 26th February 2015
Proposed Interview Date: 17th March 2015 

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