Salary: £18,658 – £21,950 (pro-rata for part time)
We are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic Complementary therapist to work as part of a multidisciplinary team in all Claire House settings; WIRRAL Hospice, Liverpool Day therapy unit and community to provide complementary therapies to children/young people who have complex, palliative or end of life care needs as well as their family. This is role also involves coordinating a team of volunteer therapies providing support, guidance and linking therapists with clients following a holistic assessment.
A qualification and experience of 2 or more therapies is essential to offer choice to children and families:
- Aromatherapy massage
- Indian Head Massage
Previous experience of working with children or bereavement is desirable but not essential.
At Claire House we are passionate about providing the best possible care tailored to meet the individual needs of children and young people with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions, as well as providing support to their families.
Our multidisciplinary team provides symptom management, palliative and end-of-life care, as well as planned and emergency short breaks both at the hospice, Liverpool day therapy unit and in the community. Dedicated family support and counselling is provided for all the family on an individual or group basis.
Claire House is the place where you can make a real difference for children and families from across Merseyside, Cheshire and North Wales as well as a great place to develop your career. Be the therapist you always wanted to be providing high quality, individualized therapeutic interventions, helping children live life to the full, however short their lives might be.
We can offer you:
- A commitment to help you learn, develop and grow your career with us
- Significant opportunities for professional development and training
- Opportunity to maintain or develop advanced therapy skills
- The chance to gain knowledge and expertise in end of life care including neo-nates
You can continue with your NHS superannuation scheme or join the Claire House pension scheme. Free parking available.
Please contact us to discuss this Complementary therapy coordinator opportunity at Claire House – Jane Marsden, Tel: 0151 334 4626 or [email protected] or Lesley Fellows, Integrated Care Service Lead, Tel: 0151 334 4626 or [email protected]
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Closing date for applications: 9th April 2018
Shortlisting recruitment and interview day: Friday 27th April 2018