Rossendale Hospice has been an established charity across the Rossendale Valley, Lancashire for over 30 years and is at the heart of the community who rely on our care at a time of need.
We are looking for an exceptional Clinical Lead with strong clinical governance background and excellent leadership skills
You will be a core member of the Senior Management Team, and will be required to demonstrate abilities to proactively deliver the clinical services and wider organisational strategic objectives. You will also be responsible for coordination of the multi-disciplinary team and the implementation of new service developments and initiatives, ensuring the best use of resources.
Additionally, you will lead on the governance agenda across our clinical services to ensure effective integration of the Governance Framework across the Hospice. To achieve compliance with regulatory bodies, such as the Care Quality Commission (CQC), Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG), Quality Schedule requirements and support compliance with contractual requirements for services provided for CCGs.
Your outstanding character must align with our organisational values and you will be required to demonstrate that you are passionate about making a difference and will be an advocate for our patients, families and the community we serve.
For further information contact Irene Smith 01706 253635 or Carmel Wiseman 01706 253629
Or for an application pack email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Vacancies section of our website to download an application pack
Closing Date for Applications: Monday 13th September 2021
A huge thank you for the donation of £5000 from the Mark Benevolent Fund which was received by Joanna Williams when VWBro David H Thompson, PGJO, APGM, presented her with the cheque. He was accompanied by Matthew Phillips the Worshipful Master of Turton Lodge No 1300 and Stephen Jackson the Worshipful Master of Nuttall Lodge No 1405. Also in attendance was WBro Graham Mangham who is a Trustee of Rossendale Hospice and a member of the Mark Province of East Lancashire.
The other Lodges who nominated Rossendale Hospice were Rectitude Lodge No 18, Union Lodge No 21 and The Lancashire Provincial Grand Stewards Lodge No 1272, each of whom had sent their apologies. This donation was made on behalf of the Mark Benevolent Fund who have invited every Mark Lodge within England and Wales to nominate a hospice within their Province to receive a donation of £1000 in recognition of a lifetime of service and dedication to the Crown and the nation by his HRH The Duke of Edinburgh.
Rossendale Hospice has teamed up with Rossendale Radio to share some love across the Valley’s airwaves this Valentine’s Day. Rossendale Radio will host a Valentine’s Day special on 14th February 2021 between 1pm and 5pm. In return for a £10 donation, anyone can dedicate a song, along with a special message which will be aired live on Valentine’s Day. People may choose to make a dedication to their loved ones, or a friend or family member to let them know how much they are appreciated.
Our 2020 Inter-schools Penny Pinching Challenge started on Friday 14th October and finished on Friday 27th November. Twenty four of our Valley preschools, nurseries, primary and secondary schools took part in the six week challenge to try and fill their penny boxes with as much loose change as they could. Here are the winners:
Cherry Tree Pre School
Cribden House School
Haslingden High School
Raised £4476 in total - Thank you to everyone who took part and supported their local hospice.
We are sorry to advise that from Thursday 5th November our Shops will be closed due to the National Lockdown. We are extremely grateful for all your donations and custom since we re-opened in July and are planning to re-open from Thursday 3rd December if the lockdown is then lifted.
Please keep safe and we look forward to seeing you in our shops again, just as soon as we can.
Temporary Ad Hoc Health Care Assistants needed to support our existing Hospice team in the community. Applicants must have previous experience and be qualified to NVQ Level 2 as a minimum. DBS required.
Temporarary Ad Hoc Registered Nurse Adult needed to support our Hospice at Home services in community. Applicants must have community experience and desirable palliative end-of-life care experience. DBS required.
For further details please contact Hospice at Home 01706 253633 (option 2) or 07960 046165
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