Hospice at Home Night Nursing Assistant

Contract: Part Time – 36 hours per week
Location: In the Community
Closing Date: Nov 24, 2019

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to join our Hospice at Home Team.

Join our multidisciplinary Hospice at Home Team and help us to provide the best standard of palliative care and support to patients and families. We’re looking for candidates with a passion for palliative care, a can do attitude and a desire to make a real difference to the lives of patients and their families. You will need to be an experienced individual with excellent communication skills.

This role will enable you to expand your knowledge and skills. In return for your expertise and passion, you’ll receive 5 weeks annual leave, extensive training and we will also contribute to the NHS Pension scheme for continuing members, and most of all, by joining our team, you’ll be ‘Making every day count’ for the patients, and families we care for.

Full job specification

Key Responsibilities

  • To work as a member of the Fair Havens Hospice at Home team and be part of the wider Fair Havens Community Hospice service.
  • To provide physical, social, emotional and spiritual care in the home in agreement with the patient and the family co-ordinated by Fair Havens Hospice at Home.

Benefits for you

  • 33 days annual leave (pro-rata) rising to 38 days with length of service (Including Bank Holidays)
  • Competitive pension schemes and NHS pension for continuing members
  • Learning and Development team committed to personal and professional development, offering a number of education opportunities