Healthcare Assistant - Harrogate

England | Yorkshire

This vacancy is now closed

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England | Yorkshire
Job function
Community Nursing & Care
£9.89 per hour plus enhancements

Healthcare Assistant

£9.89 per hour plus enhancements

144 Hours

Closing date:  24th November 2020

Interview date:  TBC


We have an exciting opportunity in the Harrogate area for an excellent Healthcare Assistant to join our team and be part of this service. This is an exciting time to join an ambitious, much loved charity seeking to grow our support and services within this region.

The successful applicant will play an active role in our team, providing excellent individualized care, enabling patients to be cared for and die in their own homes surrounded by their families and loved ones.  It's all about giving them the best possible quality of life. The support we offer is tailored to meet individuals' medical, social, spiritual and emotional needs.

What we are looking for: 

  • NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care or equivalent
  • Relevant experience in Palliative or End of Life Care
  • You will need to be able to demonstrate the ability to work well within a team, use initiative and organise your workload and have good communication skills.
  • A full driver's license is essential plus the use of a vehicle with business insurance.


What’s in it for you: 

  • Continued access to NHS Pension Scheme (subject to eligibility)
  • Marie Curie Group Personal Pension Scheme
  • Season ticket loan
  • Loan schemes for bikes, computers and satellite navigation systems
  • Continuous development
  • Employee Assistance Programme 
  • Industry leading training programmes
  • Flexible Working


Every day of your life matters – from the first to the last. When you work for Marie Curie, you understand that better than ever. We’re a passionate, committed and diverse team of more than 4,400 staff and 12,000 volunteers, here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families.  

Marie Curie is committed to its values, which underpin our work.  We take stringent steps to ensure that the people who join our organisation through employment or volunteering, are suitable for their roles and are committed to safeguarding all our people from harm. This includes our staff, volunteers and all those who use or come into contact with our services. We are dedicated to creating not just a safe place to work but also a supportive and rewarding one.  

We are committed to a world where everyone can thrive and fulfil their potential. We are devoted to the social justice imperatives and organisational benefits of full diversity, inclusion and equity in the workplace, and are a Stonewall champion. We actively encourage and welcome applications from candidates of diverse cultures, perspectives and lived experiences. 

This role will be subject to receiving a satisfactory Enhanced criminal record check. 

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early.  Agencies need not apply.