Social Worker Vacancy – St David’s Hospice – 2021-004.
We are looking for a social worker to join our well-established clinical team. The Hospice has a progressive and forward thinking strategy and this a great opportunity to help shape the future direction of our services and play a major role in delivering a high quality, person-centred service to the people of our communities throughout Conwy, Gwynedd and Anglesey.
We require a dedicated and compassionate person with the experience and ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team as well as managing an individual caseload.
The Hospice has 16 inpatient beds including 4 beds in a Satellite unit in Holyhead and 2 day therapy units I in Llandudno and 1 in Bangor where up to 10 patients a day attend for a range of services.
The post holder would be responsible for assessing and supporting the complex social, psychological, emotional and financial needs of patients with an end of life diagnosis and their carers or families. A thorough knowledge of the benefits system will also be required.
The post holder would need to have the emotional ability to manage working with the dying and bereaved and to be involved in the education and the development of specialist palliative care at both local and regional levels.
A pension, childcare vouchers scheme and a fantastic working location are offered with this post.
The post will be based at the Hospice in Llandudno
Salary: £ 27,000 per annum, pro rata
Hours: Part-time: 24 hours
Closing Date: 18/02/2021
Please find attached a detailed job description –
Please apply online using the attached forms;
For any further information, please contact;
Glenys Sullivan Matron