Job details

  • Organisation
    Princess Alice Hospice
  • Location
    England - South East
  • Salary
    £41k - £50k
  • Contract type
  • Working hours
    Part Time

Job description


£40,000 - £45,000 pro rated, equivalent to band 6/7 depending on experience

Part time - 30 hours per week, Mon - Fri

About our Wellbeing Team:

See the impact your communication and leadership skills make. Every day.

At Princess Alice Hospice, you have the opportunity to make a satisfying and rewarding contribution for a great cause.

We’re a friendly team committed to providing excellent support and services to carers and families.

About the role:

We’re looking for a Families and Carers Lead to contribute to the strategic objective of developing our support for carers and families.  Working in collaboration with the Bereavement & Spiritual Care Team and Compassionate Neighbours, to develop and expand pre-bereavement and bereavement support.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop and grow our service delivery working with an experienced team in a multi-disciplinary environment and develop and deliver innovative programmes.

About you:

You will have experience of frontline service delivery in a similar area and ideally will have a current or previous relevant professional qualification in counselling, social work, clinical background or relevant lived experience. 

Ability to communicate effectively and be well organised and computer literate.  Experience of managing people and mitigating risk, as well as the aptitude to manage allocated resource. Knowledge of legislation and understanding of national policy within the context of public health and end of life care.

You’ll feel comfortable liaising with a variety of people in a compassionate and considered manner. Ideally, you’ll have previous administration or secretarial experience and you’re looking for a role where you can add value and make a significant contribution to the lives of others.

If you’re a dynamic and organised person who shares our values, and are looking for a new role in a supportive and inclusive environment, we would love to hear from you!

Our benefits:

As well as our competitive salary package and the opportunity to join an organisation which puts patients at the heart of what we do, we also offer a range of great benefits, which include:

  • 27 days’ annual leave, plus recognised public holidays - rising to 29 days after 5 years’ service and 33 days after 10 years’ service (pro rata for part time)
  • Educational and professional development opportunities (we have an on-site Education Team)
  • monthly group reflections via Schwartz Rounds sessions
  • Free on-site parking
  • Tranquil Hospice grounds
  • Subsidised meals at our on-site restaurant
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Blue Light Card discount card
  • Access to our Group Pension Scheme
  • Wellbeing - we provide a programme of activities, opportunities, and guidance to inspire and support our employees to live a healthy life, at home and at work.

Discover the difference you can be.

If you would like to hear more about this role please contact People Services via email:

At Princess Alice Hospice we are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that values diversity. We are fully committed to equality of opportunities, and we warmly welcome applications from all backgrounds and cultures.

We are signed up to the Disability Confident scheme and we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy. We are a place where you can be you.

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This job expires on 27th May 2024

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