Mary Ann is seeking to appoint an experienced and caring Senior Care Support Worker to work as part of our clinical services team – Hospice at Home and Day Hospice service.

This role requires an individual who is compassionate, responsive and extremely flexible in their approach to providing patient care and carer support for people who are facing the end of their lives.

We are looking for a versatile team member with excellent communication skills, commitment and understanding of the needs of end of life patients and their family carers. You will provide essential personal care and emotional support either in the person’s own home or in our Day Hospice.

You should have NVQ Level 3 in care, have experience of working in the community, ability to use simple electronic systems (i.e. like a smart phone), have a sound comprehension of the requirements of people and their family carers at the end of life. Being able to drive in the community of north Warwickshire is essential.

 

Applications should be supported with a brief summary of why you would like to be considered for this role.  Your application should include the experience, skills and attributes you would bring to the role and especially how you will meet the essential person specifications outlined in the job description.

Mary Ann is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of individuals and expects all staff to share this commitment. As part of our safe recruitment practice, it is a mandatory requirement for all newly appointed staff to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, this will be updated 3 yearly. 

For further details / informal visits please contact: Thomas Allison, telephone 02476 865440, email: Thomas.Allison@geh.nhs.uk  

Closing date for applications: 25/06/2016

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