Our Current Vacancies - East Cheshire Hospice

Our Current Vacancies

Thank you for your interest

Please see below for a list of our current vacancies.

Once we have your application, we will get in touch with further details of the role and our recruitment process in line with our current policies. Please be aware that a DBS check will be requested for all staff positions. The Hospice has positive policies about equality and diversity.

Thank you for your interest in working for East Cheshire Hospice, we look forward to hearing from you!

Health Care Assistant – Band 3

Type:

Permanent

Hours:

Full time

Salary:

HCA3

Location:

Macclesfield & Cheshire East

Closing date:

09/12/2021

Interview date:

15/12/2021

Description

Hospice@Home is expanding!

We are looking for kind, dedicated people to help deliver exceptional care to people in our community and our In-patient Unit.

Basic hourly rate £10.40 – £11.14
Saturdays / night rate £12.48 – £13.37
Sunday/ bank holiday £14.56 – £15.60

 

WE CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Access to a new shared Hospice @Home pool car
  • Mileage paid at £0.45 per mile where the pool car is in use
  • Rotation across Hospice@Home and our In Patient Unit
  • Guaranteed core hours for both full time or part time permanent contracts (additional hours available during periods of high demand)
  • Pay across a whole shift including travel time
  • Rotas published 6 weeks in advance
  • 7 weeks paid holiday
  • Free parking
  • Access to paid training and education opportunities
  • Subsidised meals at the Hospice
  • High staffing ratios for extra peer support
  • Time to do your job and provide care to a high standard
  • Access to employee support and supervision
  • Free DBS Check saving you £44
  • Personal pension plan for non NHS scheme members
  • NHS Pension scheme membership for existing members
  • Access to HSF Health Cash Plan

YOU WILL NEED:

  • An interest in providing compassionate, high quality care to people with life limiting illnesses
  • An interest in furthering your training and development
  • An appreciation that every patient, every home, every situation is unique
  • A willingness to become a vital part of a person’s daily routine to help them live with their illness
  • An ability to travel independently throughout the Cheshire East and High Peak areas
  • The ability to work shifts across a 4-week shift pattern.
  • The ability to attend an interview on Wednesday 15th December 2021.

Shifts include:

Early           07.30 – 15.30

Late            13.30 – 21.30

Long day    07.30 – 21.30

Night          21.00 – 0800

 

All Applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check funded by the Hospice.

Please direct any queries to recruitment@echospice.org.uk or to the HR team on 01625 610364

Diversity Statement

At East Cheshire Hospice we are committed to having a culture that values diversity and is fair for not only our patients but our staff too. We recognise that we are not all the same and that is our greatest strength. By welcoming staff from diverse backgrounds, appreciating our differences and range of experiences, we can create a team that will grow and learn better together, providing the highest quality care and support to the communities we serve and enabling us to meet our CARE values and principles.

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Complementary Therapy Service Lead

Type:

Permanent

Hours:

30 hours per week

Salary:

£22,549 pro rata per annum

Location:

Macclesfield

Reporting to:

Clinical Director – Hospice Services.

Closing date:

28/11/2021

Description

East Cheshire Hospice offers patients, carers, and families a wide range of complementary therapies, selected because they can be used safely alongside other treatments to help relieve pain, nausea and tension and to improve feelings of well-being generally.

We are looking for an experienced Complementary Therapist who can coordinate and participate in the delivery of a high-quality complementary therapy service to patients and carers in both our Inpatient Unit and Sunflower Day Care Centre.

 

The successful applicant will have:

  • Qualification in two or more appropriate therapies
  • Membership of the relevant professional bodies
  • Evidence of appropriate knowledge, skills and experience
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • The ability to influence and collaborate with external professionals and staff/ volunteers/supporters across the organisation.

 

We can offer you:

  • 7 weeks paid holiday
  • Access to paid training and education opportunities
  • Access to employee support and supervision
  • Free DBS Check
  • Personal pension plan for non-NHS scheme members
  • NHS Pension scheme membership for existing members

 

Please direct any queries to recruitment@echospice.org.uk or to the HR team on 01625 610364

 

Closing date 28th November 2021

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