4th April 2017 | News

North Devon Hospice seeks a complementary therapist with management experience to join its Supportive Care Team.

Our team of complementary therapists provide a range of treatments including aromatherapy, massage and reflexology from dedicated complementary therapy rooms at the main site at Deer Park, which is set in beautiful grounds on the outskirts of Barnstaple, and also at The Long House, the outreach centre in Holsworthy.

The successful candidate will lead and develop the complementary therapy service and the team of complementary therapists who work on an employed and voluntary basis.

You will be a competent, experienced, compassionate and sensitive complementary therapist who can work as part of a multidisciplinary team to meet the emotional, physical and spiritual needs of patients and their family members. The ability to deliver sensitive and effective support for patients during therapy sessions is essential.

Knowledge of complementary therapies in relation to life limiting conditions and those undergoing clinical treatment, along with an understanding of the physical, emotional and spiritual impact of a life limiting diagnosis on both the patient and those close to them are essential requirements for the job.

  • Salary: £26,652.76 per annum
  • Hours and days: 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 9.00am – 5.00pm
  • Closing date: noon on 21st April 2017
  • Interviews: will be held on 28th April 2017

Informal discussion welcome, please contact Mandy Redgrove, Head of Supportive Care, on 01271 344248.

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