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 Hospice based staff roles, and our position in relation to covid 19 vaccination is summarised below.

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

Covid Vaccination: In caring for the most vulnerable patients, their families and loved ones, East Cheshire Hospice staff have a professional responsibility to reduce the risk of infection to others as far as possible. Getting vaccinated against diseases which can be passed person-to-person in healthcare settings is part of that responsibility and it is one of the simplest things that we can do to protect our patients.

Hospice Pastoral Care Lead

Type:

Permanent

Hours:

24-30 hours per week (negotiable)

Salary:

£28,000 pro rata

Location:

East Cheshire Hospice

Closing date:

29/08/2022

Description

We are looking for an exceptional and dedicated individual to facilitate spiritual, pastoral and religious care.

“Patients often comment about the lovely atmosphere.”

Working Hours: 24 – 30 hours per week (negotiable)

Salary: £28,000 pro rata, pay award pending 

Permanent Contract

At East Cheshire Hospice, our team have the time and support to provide an excellent standard of care for our patients and families. The Hospice Pastoral Care Lead will work closely with colleagues from across our clinical services, acting as a resource for patients, families, and carers of all denominations. The role also provides support to staff and volunteers in line with the Hospice’s focus on the wellbeing of our workforce.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Have pastoral experience and previously worked with individuals experiencing grief and loss
  • An ability to work alongside colleagues to develop the pastoral care service
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to relate to other faith positions and philosophies
  • Full driving licence and own transport

WE CAN OFFER:

  • 7 weeks holiday
  • Free parking and subsidised meals at the Hospice
  • Access to personal development opportunities
  • Access to employee support and supervision
  • Personal pension plan for non-NHS scheme members

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

All applicants are required to undergo an enhanced DBS check, paid for and arranged by the Hospice. East Cheshire Hospice is committed to diversity across its workforce. For more information about East Cheshire Hospice please visit our website.

Closing date Monday 29th August 2022

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Staff Nurse (IPU)

Type:

Permanent

Salary:

£25,655 - £31,534

Location:

East Cheshire Hospice

Closing date:

29/08/2022

Description

“At East Cheshire Hospice I  feel valued and that my work is appreciated.”

Staff Nurse Band 5

Band 5: £25,655 – £31,534 plus 30%-night work, 30% Saturday, 60% Sunday enhancement (pay award pending)

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

East Cheshire Hospice is based in Macclesfield and supports patients and families from the High Peak and East Cheshire areas. We take time to see beyond the patient’s condition to the whole person and their family. Our highly qualified nursing team have time to help and support in a professional, caring and respectful environment.

We welcome informal visits and pre-application discussion. To arrange a visit, to discuss the role or for more information please contact either Claire Barber, IPU Manager at cbarber@echospice.org.uk  or call 01625 610364 to speak to the HR team.

 

SHIFTS

Early 07:30-15:30 Night 21:00-08:00
Late 13:30-21:30 Long Day 07:30-21:30

 

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Enhancements: 30%-night work, 30% Saturday, 60% Sunday
  • Continued NHS Pension scheme membership for existing members
  • Personal pension plan for non-NHS scheme members
  • 7 weeks Holiday, increasing to 8 weeks with service
  • Flexible working to support work/life balance
  • Time to do your job and provide care to a high standard
  • Subsidised meals at the hospice & free parking
  • Revalidation Support
  • Access to paid training and education opportunities
  • High Staffing ratios for extra peer support
  • Employee support and supervision
  • Free DBS check

YOU WILL NEED:

  • An interest in providing compassionate, high-quality care to people with life limiting illnesses
  • A commitment to professional development
  • Experience in a primary care setting

East Cheshire Hospice is committed to diversity across its workforce.

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Staff Nurse (Hospice @Home)

Type:

Permanent

Hours:

30

Salary:

£25,655 - £31,534

Location:

East Cheshire Hospice

Closing date:

29/08/2022

Description

“At East Cheshire Hospice I  feel valued and that my work is appreciated.”

Due to service expansion East Cheshire Hospice are looking to recruit a Community Staff Nurse

Band 5: £25,655 – £31,534 plus 30%-night work, 30% Saturday, 60% Sunday enhancement (Pay Award pending)

Permanent Part Time – 30 Hours

We are looking for kind, dedicated people to help deliver exceptional care to people in their own homes to join our Hospice @Home Team.

East Cheshire Hospice @Home supports patients and families in their own homes throughout East Cheshire.  We take time to see beyond the patient’s condition to the whole person and their family. This essential and well supported team work closely with our partners in the NHS and other charities to complement existing local services.

We welcome informal visits and pre-application discussion. To arrange a visit, to discuss the role or for more information please contact either Tess Cleaver Hospice @Home Manager at tcleaver@echospice.org.uk or call 01625 610364 to speak to the HR team.

 

SHIFTS

Weekday Shifts Weekend Shifts
21.00-08.00 (Night) 07.30-15.30 (Early)

13.30-21.30 (Late)

07.30-21.30 (Long Day)

21.00-08.00 (Night)

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Enhancements: 30%-night work, 30% Saturday, 60% Sunday
  • Mileage paid at 45p per mile when pool car not in use
  • NHS pension scheme for existing members. Personal pension for non-NHS Members
  • 7 Weeks Holiday
  • The cost of your DBS check
  • Free parking at the Hospice
  • Access to a Pool Car
  • Autonomy to practice
  • CPD and access to academic development/Re-validation support
  • Access to employee support and supervision

YOU WILL NEED:

  • To be a registered nurse with an interest in providing compassionate, high-quality care to people with life limiting illnesses
  • A commitment to professional development
  • Experience in a primary care setting
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in a primary care/community setting • To be able to work on a rotational nights/day’s basis, including weekends and bank holiday
  • Driving license and a safe means of transport or the ability to travel independently within our area.

This is primarily a community post with limited internal rotation to the inpatient unit when required.

East Cheshire Hospice is committed to diversity across its workforce.

Closing Date 29th August 2022

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