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Childrens Health Care Assistant

Organisation
Keech Hospice Care
Post date
11 August 2020
Closing date
6 September 2020
Location
Luton, Bedfordshire
Salary
£17,783 - £19,984
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Contact email
recruitment@keech.org.uk

Health Care Assistant – Children’s Inpatient Unit – 37.5 hours per week

£17,783 – £19,984 per annum, plus enhancements for night, weekend and bank holiday working

Would you like to come and work for a Sunday Times `Top 100 Best Not-for-Profit company`?

We are seeking to recruit forward thinking Health Care Assistants to work in our Children’s unit. The successful candidate will be committed to the delivery of high-quality care and support to Children with life limiting illnesses and their families whilst working under the supervision of a registered Children`s Nurse.

The post holder is required to have a NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care and an awareness of palliative care, alongside good literacy and numeracy skills. Duties will include offering emotional support and advice to patients.

Along with an ongoing commitment to education and training, other benefits include a work place pension or the option to continue with an NHS pensions if already contributing, on-site free parking, cycle to work scheme, access to Simply Health (health cash plan), access to EAP (Employee Assist Programme), the opportunity to purchase additional annual leave and subsidised meals in our restaurant.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure and barring services check. (DBS)

The closing date is Sunday 6th September 2020.

Interviews will be taking place week commencing 21st September 2020

If you wish to apply, please complete an application form. CV`s received in isolation will not be considered for interview.

We are committed to promoting equality of opportunity across our workforce and particularly welcome applications from minority groups

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