Social and Bereavement Care Assistant

Plymouth, Devon
£18,332 - £22,751
14 Jun 2017
20 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Social and Bereavement Care Assistant

37.50 hours per week

Salary range £18,332 - £22,751 pa (Band 4) (exact depending on relevant experience and qualifications)

St Luke’s Hospice has a vacancy for a Social and Bereavement Care Assistant.

You will be joining our dynamic social care team, responsible for the delivery of St Luke’s vision of a ‘Hospice without Walls’.  You will be responsible for a case load of patients and families, and will work alongside other members of the team in the support and supervision of our social care volunteers. 

The successful candidate will hold an NVQ Level 3 (Health & Social Care), have knowledge of adult & child safeguarding principles and procedures,  possess excellent communication skills, ideally with experience of working with people at the end of life.

In return we offer role development opportunities, a challenging working environment, clinical supervision and peer support from an enthusiastic, dedicated team.

As a staff member of St Luke’s you will receive an attractive employment package, which includes 7 weeks annual leave (inc bank hols& pro rata) and membership to a cash back health plan. St Luke’s is committed to the development of its staff.

A Disclosure & Barring Check will be required for this post.

Closing Date:  19 June 2017

Interview Date: 5 July 2017

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Reg Charity No: 280681