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Palliative Care Social Worker

Are you excited by the prospect of a career in palliative care?

Curious about supporting people living with a life limiting illness and their families?

Keen to develop your skill in providing effective bereavement support?

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and confident social worker to join our active and well established team.

Hospice of the Valleys
Closing Date: 19 August 2022
Palliative Care Social Worker

Summary:

Are you excited by the prospect of a career in palliative care?

Curious about supporting people living with a life limiting illness and their families?

Keen to develop your skill in providing effective bereavement support?

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and confident social worker to join our active and well established team.

About Us:

Palliative Care Social Worker

Hospice of the Valleys is the specialist provider of palliative care services in Blaenau Gwent. Our specialist teams provided support to over 600 patients last year; in their own homes, in our Day Centre, at Outpatient appointments or in hospital. We provide nursing support, respite care, social work and bereavement support, physiotherapy, complementary therapies and welfare rights support to people with life-limiting illnesses across Blaenau Gwent. At present we also provide bereavement support in Merthyr on a temporary basis.

Job Role:

The successful applicant will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team providing support to Hospice patients and their families and carers in making decisions about their future needs as they adjust to a new and changing situation, offering appropriate interventions.

Use of a car and a full driving licence is essential.

Download the Job Description here

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact:  Jonathan Pearce, Family Support Team Lead on 01495 717277

Shortlisted applicants only will be invited to arrange an informal visit.

Additional Information:

Contract:  Permanent

Location:  Hospice of the Valleys, Festival Drive, Ebbw Vale, Gwent, NP23 8XF

To Apply:

Link to apply via NHS Jobs  NHS Jobs – Application

Closing Date:  19th August 2022

If you have any difficulty in download the Job Description or accessing the link to apply please contact jane@charityjobfinder.co.uk



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