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Complementary Therapy Services Lead

Title: Complementary Therapy Services Lead
Salary: £27,911 – £33,303 FTE (Band 6L)
Hours: Full time 37.5 – part time considered
Closing date: 20th August 2019
Interview date: 11th September 2019

You will lead The Complementary Therapy Service, taking responsibility for the development, integration and management of all complementary therapies across Weldmar Hospicecare’s services.

You’ll be responsible for maintaining a safe and effective complementary health service for Weldmar patients, carers, their families, and those who are bereaved, providing high quality, personalised, holistic treatment programmes in accordance with Weldmar policies and procedures.

Reporting to the Head of Operations, you will develop and manage a team of skilled complementary health practitioners, who are either employed or support our services as volunteers. You will also have oversight of the therapy input to Weldmar’s specialist Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Service, and of the service provided by Weldmar’s Jam Che Volunteers.

You will hold a professional qualification in two of Weldmar’s core therapies (e.g. massage, aromatherapy, reflexology and reiki) and it is desirable that you hold a First Degree in a relevant subject. You must also have expertise, and extensive knowledge, regarding Complementary and Alternative medicine, and have registration and insurance with an appropriate professional body.

It is essential that you have experience of working in a health or
social care setting & an understanding of palliative care.

 

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More information is available from Recruitment on 01305 755213 or at recruitment@weld-hospice.org.uk

This post is subject to relevant clearance checks.

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