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£17,500 to £19,345 per annum, relevant qualifications & experience required

Hours:           30 or 37.5 hours per week, on a rotation basis of early, late and night shifts, including weekends and bank holidays. Alternatively, predominately night shifts are available.

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of your patients and their families?

Do you want to work somewhere where you will be supported and valued?

Do you have a passion for palliative care?

Katharine House Hospice will help you to be the best HCA you can be.

Part of our Community Services Team, Hospice at Home provides a rapid response service. Our aim is to bring care and choice to people – enabling them to be cared for in their own home and providing vital support to their carers and families.

We focus on delivering high quality care and can give the time needed to provide the best experience for our patients and their families.

A minimum of two years’ experience in a care setting and a level 2 NVQ in Care (or equivalent) is essential

Due to the nature of the role you must be able to drive and have access to your own vehicle with appropriate insurance. Also, please note, an enhanced DBS clearance will be required for this role

We are driven in our aim to give patients the best possible care; if you are too we would love to meet you.

Katharine House Hospice provides ongoing support with professional development, clinical supervision and access to staff counselling services. We are also able to provide access to the NHS pension scheme if you are currently an existing member.

For further information and/or an informal visit, please contact Denise Sharratt, Community Services Manager on 01785 254645, extension 225 or email

Application packs can be downloaded from this website below, or requested by contacting the Personnel Office on 01785 218257 or by email from Please quote the job reference number when requesting an application pack

Please note: Applications must be completed, signed and submitted as hard copies, by the closing date below; unfortunately we are unable to accept or consider CV’s

Closing Date: 
Friday, 22 January 2021