Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Oxford

Description

Healthcare Assistants


Vacancies in Oxfordshire


£9.71 per hour plus enhancements


Permanent


Nights


Full and part time hours


Closing date: 5th June 2019


Interview date: To be confirmed


As a Healthcare Assistant with Marie Curie, you'll be there for people in their time of greatest need. We provide free specialist care and support to patients with terminal illnesses whilst offering vital emotional support for their families. It's all about giving them the best possible quality of life. The support we offer is tailored to meet individuals' medical, social, spiritual and emotional needs.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for Healthcare Assistants to join our teams in Oxfordshire. You will be working across all our commissioned night services and will be part of a team providing excellent individualized care, enabling patients to be cared for and die in their own homes surrounded by their families and loved ones. A driver's license and the use of a car insured for business use are essential. You will be required to drive up to 25 miles from your home and mileage will be paid.


You will need an NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in Health and Social Care and you must have relevant experience in Palliative Care.


In return, you will have the opportunity to access a generous portfolio of training and education, management support, clinical supervision and an occupational pension scheme (NHS pension transferable).


For an informal discussion please contact Cathy Smith, Clinical Nurse Manager on07788584871.


Marie Curie is here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. Marie Curie offers expert care, guidance and support to help them get the most from the time they have left.


Our Marie Curie nurses and healthcare assistants work night and day, in people’s homes across the UK, providing hands-on care and vital emotional support. Our Marie Curie hospices offer specialist round-the-clock care. And Marie Curie support people throughout their illness by giving practical information, support from trained volunteers and being there when someone wants to talk.


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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.


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