Salary: Various to suit your needs
Hours: Shifts to suit applicants from 7.5 to 37.5 hours per week
Part/Full time hours
Permanent & Bank shifts available
Would you like a change?
Are you a caring, compassionate individual who puts people at the heart of everything they do and enjoys being part of a team? or you are you an enthusiastic, motivated Health Care Assistant looking for a change? then we have the perfect role for you.
Would you like to be involved in providing excellent palliative care? If you wish to join a team dedicated to providing care to our patients with specialist palliative care need then we would like to hear from you.
As part of the Inpatient Unit team the role will involve providing agreed programmes of care to patients, maintaining high standards of comfort and hygiene, assisting with additional needs, and supporting patients’ families.
Candidates will need to have excellent communication skills and be passionate about helping others and have a can-do attitude. They must enjoy working as part of team and will be fully trained on all aspects of patient centred care, infection control, and Health and Safety and any other aspects of the role that they may need.
• Various shifts, hours, and roles available to suit everyone’s needs
• 35 days holidays per annum (pro rata for part time hours) Permanent shifts only
• Support in Training and Development
• Comprehensive Induction Programme with Continuous Professional Development
• Contributory Pension Scheme with employer contribution of 8% and variable employee contribution
• Free Group Life Assurance – Permanent shifts only
• Employee Assistance Scheme – Permanent shifts only
• Dining Facilities with subsidised meals
• Free Car Parking/Walking distance from Hornbeam Park Station
• Free Uniform
• Free DBS check
For a full job description and person specification, please follow the link.
You will be asked questions relating to the job description and person specification as part of the recruitment process for this role.
We positively encourage applications from all areas of the community, regardless of gender, race, faith, disability, age or sexual orientation and we encourage applications from users of mental health services. This is part of our commitment to equality and reflecting the diversity of our population. All appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks being obtained.
Successful applicants are required to provide an enhanced disclosure. Disclosure expense will be met by employer.
North Yorkshire Hospice Care is a registered charity in England and Wales (518905) with a family of services operating as Herriot Hospice Homecare, Just ‘B’, Saint Michael’s Hospice and Talking Spaces.
Please click Apply and you will be forwarded to our recruitment website.
Completed applications to be received by 9am on 9 October 2020
Interviews will be arranged following shortlisting and will take place in Harrogate.
If you would like to discuss the role prior to application, please call 01423 876086 to arrange a telephone appointment.