Current vacancies 

Ad Hoc Night Hospice at Home Palliative Support Workers

Caring for someone in the final weeks and months of their life is challenging and demanding, but it is also an uplifting and rewarding experience. People are at the very heart of everything we do, and we value the skills and experience of our staff in ensuring our patients and families receive safe, competent and supportive care. 

Ad Hoc Palliative Support Workers provide overnight direct basic nursing care and support to patients and their families under the direction of a registered nurse. Having an understanding of the principles of palliative care would be beneficial.

The hours of working are 9.30pm – 7.30am, sometimes at short notice.

Applicants need to be a vehicle owner with full driving license.

Employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.

Successful applicants will be interviewed either at the Hospice or virtually via zoom at a mutually convenient time.

Rates of pay are:

£11.63 per hour

£14.53 per hour Sunday and Bank Holiday rate

£6.17 per hour retainer

HCA job description and person spec 

Rossendale Hospice Application Form.pdf


If you would like more information please contact Donna Cryer/Lyndsey Willetts on 01706 253633 option 2
Rossendale Hospice is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Registered Charity No. 1008228