Vacancies

Registered Nurse

30 hours per week 

£25,047.54 per annum (pro rata) actual £20,038.03

Do you enjoy working within a caring and compassionate environment? Are you motivated, dynamic and innovative? If so then we are looking for you! It is an extremely exciting time at The Prince of Wales Hospice as we embark on our programme of change within the nursing team and build on our status as a well respected local Hospice. We are seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic, clinically skilled palliative care Registered Nurse to join our dedicated and friendly nursing team. Consideration will be given to staff nurses with a minimum of 1 year’s registration who have worked in a palliative care environment. Hours can be split between 2 applicants.

You can download an application pack below. Please complete all forms.

You may also contact Gina Namini at the Hospice on 01977 781468.

All online applications should be sent to Angela Sibbit at asibbit@pwh.org.uk.

 

Housekeeping Assistant

12 hours per week (9am-3pm Saturday and Sunday)

£14,182 per annum (pro rata) (Band 2)

We are looking for someone to join our friendly Housekeeping Team, initially on a weekend basis however, you will need to be flexible as you will also help to provide cover for annual leave and bank holidays as required across the team. You will be working under the direction of the Housekeeper, to meet all the cleaning and laundry requirements within the Hospice, ensuring a high standard of infection control at all times. The ideal candidate must have good communication skills and the ability to work as a team, previous experience of working in a care sector environment would also be desirable. You must either already hold an NVQ level 2 in Housekeeping or be willing to work towards obtaining one and a good, existing, knowledge of infection control would be advantageous.

You can download an application pack below. Please complete all forms.

For an informal chat about the vacancy please contact Tracy Carr, Housekeeper at the Hospice on 01977 781465.

All online applications should be sent to Angela Sibbit at asibbit@pwh.org.uk.

 

Activities Co-Ordinator

18 hours per week (3 days)

£7095.62 to £7765.82 per annum actual salary

We are looking for a highly motivated, dynamic and enthusiastic person to become the Activities Co-Ordinator at the Hospice. You must be able to assess patient needs and capabilities as well as formulate appropriate individual and/or group activity plans. You will be working across all the clinical services at the Hospice to co-ordinate a range of activities involving patients and their carers so must be able to work as part of a team, helping to maintain the high standard of care and support we provide. No specific formal qualifications are required for this role but a history of working in a similar role or within the care environment would be beneficial. Due to the potentially diverse nature of the activities that could be suitable for the patients and their carers, you must also be able to work in multpile media of arts and crafts.

You can download an application pack below. Please complete all forms.

For an informal chat about the vacancy please contact Hannah Wilson, Day Therapy Team Leader at the Hospice on 01977 781457.

All online applications should be sent to Angela Sibbit at asibbit@pwh.org.uk.

 

Ward Clerk

30 hours per week (5 days)

£14,782.54 per annum (pro rata) actual £11,826.03

We are looking for somone who is able to provide high standard of general clerical and administrative support to our busy 14 bed incare unit. You will need to be able to demonstrate that you are competent at using computers and have the ability to deal with sensitive issues in a confidential and diplomatic way. You must also be able to show that you have effective verbal and written skills and a histroy of working in a similar role or within a care environment will be beneficial.

You can download an application pack below. Please complete all forms.

For an informal chat about the vacancy please contact Jo Benson, Incare Ward Sister at the Hospice on 01977 781454.

All online applications should be sent to Angela Sibbit at asibbit@pwh.org.uk.

To request an application pack to be posted out for any of the above vacancies, please call the Hospice on 01977 708868. Postal applications need to be returned for the attention of Angela Sibbit at The Prince of Wales Hospice, Halfpenny lane, Pontefract, WF8 4BG and must be marked Private and Confidential.

Closing date for applications for the Housekeeping Assistant vacancy is Wednesday 13 August and interviews will take place on Tuesday 19 August.