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We have a vacancy to join the Care Team at Charlton Farm in Bristol. Applicants should be experienced in caring for children with life-limiting conditions, complex needs or chronic illnesses.

We provide respite, palliative and bereavement care for children with life-limiting conditions on a one-to-one basis. Having the time to build relationships with children and their families whilst they are at the hospice and between visits helps to make our roles incredibly fulfilling.

Working as part of a friendly team, Charlton Farm offers a beautiful, homely and fully equipped workplace.

About Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW):

An established and successful charity, Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) provides hospice care for children with life limiting conditions and their families in the South West of England. With three hospices, in Cornwall, North Devon and North Somerset, we have a well deserved reputation for high quality, child and family centred care and a determination to place the children and families we care for at the centre of our decision making and service planning. Holistic care is delivered by highly motivated medical and multi-disciplinary Care Teams.

Location: Charlton Farm - Bristol

Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent

Hours: 25 to 40 hours per week , hours are worked on rotating shifts including nights, weekends and bank holidays, with enhancements for night, weekend and bank holiday working.

Salary: £19,011 to £23,334 per annum

We value our staff and offer an excellent working environment with an enthusiastic and committed team. Benefits include free parking, generous annual leave, occupational health, wellbeing and counselling services, personal pension scheme and of course the knowledge that every day your work makes a real difference to short and precious lives.

Closing date for applications: Monday 25th January 2021
Anticipated Interviews: TBC

Under the Health and Social Care Act, all employees of CHSW must apply for an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community. Registered Charity Number 1003314.

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Healthcare Assistant, Community Support Worker, Carer, Social Care, Childcare, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Not for Profit, NFP, etc.

Ref: 96355