End of Life Support Worker

NHS AfC: Band 4

Main area
Palliative care
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 4
Contract
Fixed Term
Hours
37.5
Job ref
151-AG491-A
Site
Frimley
Town
Frimley
Salary
£20,380- £23,817 pa inclusive of HCAS
Closing
21/01/2018 23:59

Frimley Health is a Trust where great care and great careers go hand in hand. We’re three hospitals working closely with each other and with the communities we serve in Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire and Buckinghamshire  - our organisation has brought Heatherwood and Wexham hospitals into the fold of Frimley Park Hospital and its wider community services.

You’ll find the highest standards of clinical excellence across our locations and a friendly, supportive, open culture that brings everyone together. For our team it means a great day-to-day working experience – in a Trust with strong leadership, a clear sense of direction and an exciting vision for the future. The investment and changes ahead make this an exciting place to be. You can play your part in delivering exceptional patient care, while continuing to grow, develop and progress through first class learning and training.


Macmillan End of Life Care Support Worker
Band 4 37.5 hrs per week 2 year fixed term contract

We have been very fortunate to secure funding from Macmillan Cancer Support for a new post within the palliative care team. The post holder will be an integral part of the hospital based palliative care team and will support the coordination of care for patients and be focussed around the cohort of patients who are admitted to Frimley Health and in the last stages of their life. The aim of this role is to support patients in achieving their preferred place of care/death and to ensure appropriate support is in place in the community.


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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Sarah Radnedge
Tel no: 01276 526755
Sarah.radnedge@fhft.nhs.uk

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