Wellbeing Support Worker
Saint Michaels Hospice
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
A new and exciting role, the Wellbeing Support Worker will be part of a friendly and enthuasiastic team providing and coordinating effective social, pre-bereavement, emotional, and social support for patients and clients across all North Yorkshire Hospice Care services.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work as part of dedicated team to provide a pre-bereavement service offering support and advice to patients and clients across all North Yorkshire Hospice Care services, their carers and family members.
The Health and Wellbeing Support Worker will be actively involved in the provision of social cafés, support groups, 1-1 support and training to deliver our commitment to personalised and responsive care and support. The postholder will also establish carer support; ensuring carers are adequately equipped for and supported in their caring role.
The successful candidate will be enthusaiastic, have experience within a multidisciplinary health, social care and voluntary sector context and demonstrable experience of working with individuals and families.
Collaborative working skills are essential to this role, as are being adaptable to change and having a good understanding of and ability to develop resilience at an individual and organisational level
Our Well-Being Team work across the Harrogate and rural area, Hambleton & Richmondshire. We are based at Saint Michaels Hospice Harrogate and in central Thirsk – soon to be situated in the new Herriot at the Lambert building. A willingness to travel throughout the district with access to your own vehicle is essential.
You will be joining an organisation that is driven, caring, and responsive and you will be playing an important role in enabling us to provide our highly valued services to the people of Harrogate, Hambleton, Richmondshire, and District.
£20,687.34 per annum – Salary may be subject to rate change from 1st April in line with increase in National Minimum Wage
37.5 hours per week
Crimple House, Harrogate North Yorkshire Hospice Care Sites
Completed applications to be received by 9am on Wednesday 29th March 2023.