Deputy Hospice at Home Manager, Hospice at Home Team
Rowans Band 6 – £32,305 – £39, 026
30 hours per annum FTE
Fixed Rota within Hospice at Home, including alt weekends
Rowans Hospice is an independent Charity offering specialist palliative care to patients with life limiting disease. We are based near Portsmouth on the south coast. Rowans Hospice offers opportunities for support to patients and their families over extensive range of in-patient and out-patient services; we pride ourselves on our excellent care for patients, their families our staff and our volunteers. The hospice has been rated as outstanding in the latest CQC inspection and we are looking for someone to join our committed team within Hospice @ Home who will uphold our commitment to outstanding personalised care.
The Rowans Hospice at Home team offer end of life care in the community, working closely with NHS Primary Care Services. We provide support to patients, family members and carers, especially when there is intense need – be that physical, psychological or spiritual.
An opportunity has arisen for a confident, enthusiastic and highly motivated clinician, who can work as a Deputy Hospice at Home Manager. The management structure comprises of a Hospice at Home Manager and Deputy Hospice at Home Manager. We are seeking someone who has experience in specialist/palliative care, a professional background of at least five years post qualification and some managerial experience of at least a two years at Band 6. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate sound clinical knowledge of end of life medications and management of the care at home of patients with a life limiting illness. The Hospice at Home service has continuously developed since its inception. It does not stand still in its efforts to meet patients changing needs and to adapt to the complex climate of care that the community presents. Any successful candidate will be a forward-thinking individual who is passionate both about people cared for by the team and committed to ensuring the growth and stability of the service. We need someone who is dedicated to providing excellent, individualised end of life care.
We are looking for the following knowledge, skills and abilities:
In return we can offer:
Excellent support and mentorship, with ongoing training and personal development opportunities.
If you would like to find out more, or to organise a visit to the Rowans, please contact Nick Saunders on 02392 238542 or email@example.com Hospice at Home Manager
Closing Date: Monday 15 November 2021
Interview Date: TBC
A brief presentation at interview will be required
To apply please complete an application form available from www.rowanshospice.co.uk