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Health Care Assistant – Overnight team

Organisation
Rennie Grove Hospice Care
Post date
9 June 2022
Closing date
27 June 2022
Location
Tring
Salary
Rennie Grove Band 3 £18,921 - £22,333 per annum (pro rata)
Hours
1 - 4 nights per week
Contact email
jobs@renniegrove.org

Health Care Assistant – Overnight team

TO APPLY: complete an online application

SALARY: Rennie Grove Band 3 £18,921 – £22,333 per annum (pro rata)

HOURS: 1 – 4 nights per week

As a Health Care Assistant with Rennie Grove in the Overnight team, you’ll support the Overnight team by:

Visiting and spending time with patients and their families in their own homes.
Responding to telephone calls and requests for patient visits.
Working effectively with Primary Healthcare Teams.
Apply on NHS jobs: https://beta.jobs.nhs.uk/candidate/jobadvert/B0346-22-2675 (please open link in new tab)

You’ll need:

NVQ level 2 as a Health Care Assistant (you will be required to complete NVQ level 3 within the first year of employment)
recent experience within a care setting
relevant experience in assisting patients with their personal hygiene
proven experience of working effectively in a team
excellent written and verbal communication skills
good decision making skills
ability to work effectively in an emotionally demanding environment
a caring and empathetic approach
ability to work autonomously and as an effective member of the team
ability to maintain confidentiality.

We can offer:

a supportive environment
personal development
flexible working
opportunities to sustain your NHS pension
opportunities to volunteer
generous annual leave entitlement
passionate team with quality at the heart of what we do.

At Rennie Grove Hospice Care, we’re all about making every moment matter for our patients and families, and you can play your part in that. We provide care and support for adults and children diagnosed with cancer and other life-limiting illness, and their families, visiting day and night. It’s important work and, to make it all happen, we need talented and passionate people.

ARE YOU READY TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE? apply on NHS jobs

If successful, you’ll join on the first working day of the month so we can best support you with our structured induction programme.

We encourage and strongly recommend our workforce to get fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Closing 27 June 2022 at 12 noon

Interviews: w/c 4 July 2022

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