Transition Practitioner

Demelza Hospice Care for Children

Keycol, Swale, Kent - Show Location

Band 4 equivalent - £20,890 – £23,572

Full-Time / Temporary

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Job Information

DEMELZA PROVIDES SPECIALIST CARE AND EMOTIONAL SUPPORT FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE WITH TERMINAL CONDITIONS AND THEIR LOVED ONES, ACROSS KENT, EAST SUSSEX AND SOUTH EAST LONDON.

We help with every element of life for a child or young person with a terminal condition by providing tailored care. From diagnosis through to end of life and bereavement services, we\'re there for that journey.

We seek an individual to work proactively in offering support, advice, and information to young people using Demelza services. You will have experience of working with young people and their families in a multidisciplinary setting, and a qualification relevant to child/social care.

With a proven record of supporting families in the health, educational or social settings and/or family home, you will have with a clear understanding of the issues they face. You will be able to demonstrate excellent verbal and written skills, with a high level of organisation and the ability to manage and re-prioritise a changing workload.

This role requires you to be adaptable and work flexibly, with a tactful approach to problem solving. A valid driving licence and a willingness to travel is essential to this role as you will be required to travel through the Demelza region.

Please note this is a temporary contract for a period of 12 months.

Please email jane.o\'[email protected], Deputy Director of Family Support if you would like more information.

Apply now to join #TeamDemelza and be part of our passion and dedication to be there when we are needed the most.

CLOSING DATE: WEDNESDAY 8TH APRIL 2020

INTERVIEW DATE: THURSDAY 16TH APRIL 2020

Enhanced DBS Disclosure check may be undertaken dependant on role. Demelza is an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No 1039651. Demelza is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. To see how we process your data, please visit our website and view our Recruitment Privacy Notice.

Sophie La-Haye

13 hours ago

CVM17982

1505479

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