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Nursing Auxiliary

Job Reference: J181-A-20-45990

Central Advertising - Social Enterprises
Weston Hospicecare Limited
£16,344 - £18,496

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Hours:  Full & part time available
  £16,344 - £18,496 per annum (dependent on experience)

Weston Hospicecare provides care for local people who are living with life-limiting illnesses. We are currently looking for three Nursing Auxiliaries to complement the current team of highly skilled nurses and nursing auxiliaries. This role will be based in our 10 bedded In-patient Unit with the opportunity to work in the Community team and our Day Hospice.

These posts will be permanent positions working a variety of shifts to cover a 24 hours period and you will be expected to work night duty, weekends and Bank Holidays. We are looking for two posts working 35 or 37.5 hours per week and one post working 21.75 hours per week.

Ideally, you will have had experience working with patients within palliative are or oncology, however, if you consider yourself to be able to deliver high quality patient care, had recent acute care experience and have a keen interest in palliative care we would like to hear form you.

In return, we offer:

*   Contributory pension scheme/NHS transferrable    

*   25 days holiday + bank holidays (part-time pro rata)  

*   Employee savings scheme

*   Employee assistance programme

*   Opportunities for challenge events & fundraising

*   Free parking

*   Staff consultation group

*   Mentoring programme

*   Staff social activities

*   Family-friendly benefits

Later in 2020 we are looking to offer an Apprentice Nursing Associate development opportunity to our permanent staff – this will be subject to funding and meeting certain eligibility/selection criteria.

For further information or an informal visit please contact Jill Nash, IPU Team Manager or Claire Fisher IPU Sister on 01934 423900. 

We value and encourage applications from all sections of the community.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants

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