Community Overnight Service Health Care Assistant Part Time
Permanent, Part time time – 1 post, 22.5 hours per week/2 nights per week
The North London Hospice community palliative care service is developing its 24-hour visiting service for patients in the Boroughs of Barnet, Enfield and Haringey. We aim to support people diagnosed with life-limiting illness, to be cared for in their preferred place of care, which is usually their own home, and prevent unwanted admission to hospital. Our community palliative care teams provide a seven-day service. The team is supported by our Hospice at Home service, Inpatient Unit and Health and Wellbeing service.
We are looking for one part time overnight Health Care Assistant to deliver and shape the night service 20.00–08.00. You will work on average 22 hours per week which equates to 2 night shifts per week on a rota basis.
Ideally you will have some palliative care experience; however, we value experience in a variety of settings and are looking for staff who are enthusiastic and want to deliver compassionate, patient-centred care.
We offer continuation of the NHS pension scheme, salary in line with agenda for change, including enhancements, inner London supplement and NHS-aligned annual leave. We also offer ongoing professional development, as well as a fully-funded health cash plan, workplace perks, discounted cinema scheme, etc. If you are keen to develop your skills and work in a friendly team this could be the opportunity for you.
If you would like any further information or to discuss this post please contact:
Ros Brown, Overnight Service Lead, Tel: 020 8443 8841 or email: email@example.com
Closing date for applications 26 February 2020
To apply for this job please visit www.jobs.nhs.uk.