• Yeovil
  • 22 hours per week
  • £12,167 per annum

Inclusive of 14% Unsocial hours enhancement

(based on a full time salary of £20,463)

Are you an experienced Healthcare or Rehabilitation Assistant who shares and believes in our values and wants to make a positive difference by working with an innovative and respected organisation which delivers highest quality support to people affected by life-limiting illnesses across Somerset?

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join us working across a multi professional team including Nursing, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Social Work. You will be providing patient centered care to those with life threatening illness and their families in the community, hospice inpatient and day care settings.

St Margaret's Hospice has ambitious plans to reach more people who need our specialist care and these roles are key to our success. If you hold a NVQ 3 qualification or equivalent, have a minimum of two years working as a health care assistant or similar, have excellent communication skills and are wanting to make a difference by providing outstanding  care, we would love to hear from you.

You should have flexibility to work across a range of care settings and shifts, including evenings, weekends.

In return we offer a rewarding role in a stimulating and positive working environment, the opportunity to develop new skills, and the satisfaction of being an integral part of the St. Margaret’s team helping make each day count for individuals and families in Somerset.

For more information

Contact Teresa Mowinski, Community Team Lead - East on 0845 070 8910 or email at [email protected]

To apply please go to NHS Jobs

Closing date: 22 April 2018

Interviews:  4 May 2018

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and an appropriate Enhanced Disclosure application will be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check previous spent and unspent convictions that are not subject to filtering rules introduced on 29 May 2013.

Applicants are strongly advised to read the following documents before applying:

Guidlines for Applicants

Employee Handbook