To provide up to 15 hours per week
We are now looking to expand our Complementary Therapy Service available to our patients and their carers who are affected by life limiting conditions and illnesses, receiving palliative care or end of life care, both at the Hospice and within their home environment.
We are particularly interested in therapists qualified in Reflexology, Aromatherapy, Therapeutic Massage and the ‘M’ Technique, but we will welcome enquiries from those experienced in other therapies.
You will support the Complementary Therapy Co-ordinator with assessment of referrals and to support volunteers. You will be flexible and responsive to the needs of the patients and carers, be a confident team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
You must have 12 months experience in each of your qualified complementary therapies, be a member of a nationally recognised professional Complementary Therapy body and have Liability Insurance for Complementary Therapy work. In order to support the anticipated plans for the service, it would be highly advantageous for you to also hold a full UK Driving Licence with regular use of an adequately insured vehicle.
Please note an enhanced DBS clearance will be required.
For an informal discussion regarding this opportunity, please contact John Austerberry, Family Support Team Leader on 01785 254645.
Alternatively, we will be holding an Open Event on Thursday, 5th July 2018 between 1.30pm and 3.30pm at Katharine House Hospice – come along and find out more.
To register your interest please forward your CV and an expression of interest letter, marking your envelope ‘Private and Confidential’ and ‘Reference Complementary Therapist’ to the Personnel Department, Katharine House Hospice, Weston Road, Stafford, ST16 3SB by the closing date below.