Come and join us at an exciting time in our journey. We are embarking on a new strategy and developing new models of care for those who need hospice care in mid Essex.

Farleigh Hospice exists to meet the needs of local people affected by life-limiting illnesses and to support those who have been bereaved. By giving people choice and involvement in the care they receive we make a real difference when and where it matters most. We are moving to improved access to services for all meeting a wider range of needs and looking to recruit to posts key to this development.

A career at Farleigh Hospice could be the most rewarding career move you’ll ever make.

Health Care Assistant, Hospice at Home

Job Ref: 1911DS

Hours per week: 37.5

Type of Contract: Permanent

Pay Group: 15

Salary: £15,784 - £16,756 per annum

Closing Date: 27 February 2019

Interview date: 12 March 2019

Benefits: Fair and competitive pay rates. 27 days’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays. Contributing company pension scheme or transference of NHS pension, as appropriate. Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme.

We are looking for a caring, highly motivated individual to be part of the multi-professional team at Farleigh, assisting in the care of patients and their families, under the direction of a Registered Nurse. You will be required to work alongside the patients carer/s (personal and professional), integrating nursing care with their physical, psychological and special care needs.

Experience of working in a palliative care and community settings are desirable. You will need to be flexible in your working patterns due to the unpredictable nature of referrals to the service.

If you feel that you could make a difference and are looking for a new challenge then why not come and join us.

Please click here for the job description - 50a_JD_Health_Care_Assistant_-_Lower_([email protected]).doc

Farleigh Hospice is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Farleigh Hospice operates a three month probation period. Positions may be subject to DBS Disclosure. Charity Registration No: 284670

All applications must be made via the NHS jobs website.

Farleigh Hospice is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Farleigh Hospice operates a three month probation period. Positions may be subject to DBS Disclosure. Charity Registration No: 284670