Health Care Assistant

Closing Date: 11/02/2022

Salary: £20,921.00 per annum
Hours of Work: 39 hours a week, with a requirement to work unsocial hours including evenings, weekends and nights (Permanent/Full time/Part time vacancies available)
Contract type: Permanent

Martin House provides care and support to children and young people with life limiting illnesses, and to their families. The hospice is in Boston Spa, Wetherby and we care for children and young people from across West, North and East Yorkshire.

We have an amazing opportunity for enthusiastic and caring individuals to come and join our dedicated multi-disciplinary team. We provide 1:1, holistic, family centred care, meaning this role is suitable for those who have a genuine interest in making a difference through the care they provide.

This is an exciting time of growth and we are looking for candidates who are passionate about providing quality care.

Our ideal candidate
  • experience in working in a health or education setting
  • experience working with children or young people with additional needs is preferable (education and development available for the right candidate)
  • a passion for providing high quality holistic care
  • enjoy working as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • able to work a variety of shifts, including weekend and night shifts.
Our benefits include
  • 32 days annual leave plus statutory holidays
  • recognition of NHS pension scheme for candidates who are currently in the scheme (alternative stakeholder pension also offered)
  • occupational sick pay, matching NHS terms and conditions
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • free car parking
  • meals provided
If you are interested in this position, send your CV and a completed candidate information form to hr@martinhouse.org.uk.

If you have any questions about this role or about Martin House, please contact Charlotte Walker, Deputy Director of Clinical Services on cwalker@martinhouse.org.uk or 07827 515859 who will be happy to advise you accordingly.

This advert will close when a suitable applicant is appointed, so please apply as soon as possible.

If you have not heard from us within one week of submission, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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