Heath Care Assistant (Bank Staff) Saint Michael’s Hospice

Heath Care Assistant (Bank Staff)
Saint Michael’s Hospice
Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Salary: £8.40 per hour plus shift enhancements
Hours: variable shifts as part of the bank rota

We are currently looking to expand our pool of Bank staff of Health Care Assistants.
Are you an enthusiastic, motivated Health Care Assistant looking to be involved in providing excellent palliative care? Do you wish to join a team dedicated to enhancing the provision of services within a multi-disciplinary approach for End of Life Care?
As part of the Inpatient Unit team the role will involve providing agreed programmes of care to patients, maintaining high standards of comfort and hygiene, assisting with additional needs and supporting patients’ families.

As a member of the Bank team you will be required to work flexible shifts to support the staffing needs of our In Patient Unit, a minimum of two shifts every month will be required in order to maintain consistency and keep up to date with the relevant training.

Experience in a care setting, excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a patient centered approach are ideal but not essential as full training will be provided. Understanding of H&S, Infection prevention and control as well as multi-disciplinary and team working would be advantageous.

Benefits include
 Competitive rates of pay
 Support in Training and Development
 Comprehensive Induction Programme with Continuous Professional Development
 Dining Facilities with subsidised meals
 Free Car Parking/Walking distance from Hornbeam Park Station
 Free Uniform
 Free DBS/CRB check

Successful applicants are required to provide an enhanced disclosure. Disclosure expense will be met by employer.

Please click Apply where you will be directed to our recruitment website via email.
Alternatively please contact Helen/Alison in the HR Team at Saint Michael’s Hospice, Harrogate.


Completed applications to be received by 9am 1st October 2019
Interviews will be held on 9th October 2019 at Crimple House, Harrogate.

Terms and Conditions:

Harrogate District Hospice Care is a registered charity in England and Wales (518905), with a family of services operating as Herriot Hospice
Homecare, Just ‘B’, Saint Michael’s Hospice and Talking Spaces.

Harrogate District Hospice Care is a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales (2121179)

Registered address Crimple House, Hornbeam Park Avenue, Harrogate, HG2 8QL