St Christopher's Hospice was founded in 1967 by Dame Cicely Saunders and formed part of the modern hospice movement. Proudly celebrating over 50 years and with a turnover of over £20 million, we provide invaluable care and support to over 6,000 people across the five London Boroughs of Bromley, Croydon, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark.
Your new role:
Full Time,Part Time or Bank to be considered
We are currently looking to recruit a dynamic and enthusiastic Health Care Assistant to work in Choose Home. Offering care to patients with advanced end stage illnesses, many of whom may also have a range of complex symptom control needs. You will have a passion for palliative care.
To succeed in the role:
The successful candidate will be compassionate, flexible and reliable. You will be confident in your approach with the ability to form good working relationships with all levels of staff and demonstrate a commitment to team working.
What you will get in return is a stimulating and rewarding career with an opportunity to make a real difference to the lives and experiences of people living with life limiting and terminal illness. In addition, you will benefit from access to some excellent training and development opportunities, a number of staff health and wellbeing schemes, a competitive contributory pension scheme and Life Assurance scheme with generous beneficiary plan. You will also have access to free off-street parking nearby and an onsite staff canteen.
Please note, as you may be required to visit Care Homes you must be fully COVID / Flu Vaccinated or willing to obtain this as soon as possible.
Please have a look at our website for further information (including the Job Description) and click on the 'Apply Online' button below to apply for this role.
Closing Date: 12th July 2022 at Midnight
In the event we receive a high volume of applications, we reserve the right to close the job earlier than the initial closing date.