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Senior Nursing Assistant Thorpe Hall Hospice 5655

Job Description

Senior Nursing Assistants

Hospice@Home Service

Thorpe Hall Hospice, Peterborough PE3 6LW

Part time and bank shifts over various days/shifts including weekends and unsocial hours, no nights

Thorpe Hall is a Sue Ryder hospice, based in Peterborough. We're here for people aged 18 and over who are dying from conditions like cancer, heart failure and lung disease. We offer a range of support to patients and their families including community and inpatient care. Our day services are open to those with long term conditions who come along to join in activities and outings, and exercise. Our expert care team includes doctors, registered nurses, nursing assistants, physiotherapists, occupational and complementary therapists, social workers, bereavement support workers and volunteer befrienders.

Thanks to the generous support of Morrisons, our Hospice at Home service is looking for Senior Nursing Assistants to join the team.

The service operates 24hrs a day, 7 days a week with varying shift patterns.

Applicants should be enthusiastic and highly motivated to provide a high standard of care for our patients and their families. Previous experience within the community, a palliative care setting preferred. To do this you'll need a S.NVQ/QCF Level 3 or equivalent. Professional development opportunities are available. Own transport essential.


NHS pension transferable

Free parking

25 days holiday rising to 30 plus bank holidays (Pro rata if part-time)

Option to buy and sell holiday up to 5 days

Private pension matched at either 3% or 5%

Auto enrolment pension scheme

Enhanced Maternity Benefits - in line with the NHS

24 hour employee assistance line for free advice such as legal and

PeoplePerks - discounts with hundreds of retailers and services that can amount to an average annual saving of GBP 350.

20% staff discount at - The website has an amazing range of new goods - including homewares, gifts, children's toys and furniture, musical instruments and dolls houses.

Childcare Vouchers

Cycle to work scheme

Development opportunities for all

Free tea and coffee

At Sue Ryder not only do we treat more conditions than any other UK charity in our hospices, neurological care centres and out in the community; we also campaign to improve the lives of people living with them. We see the person, not the condition, taking time to understand the small things that help that person live the fullest life they can. Our shops, fundraising and volunteers support us to be there for people at the most difficult time of their lives.

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