• 37.5 hours per week, to be worked flexibly in accordance with the needs of the service including an on-call provision
  • Salary up to £36,644.00 per annum

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We are seeking to appoint a Spiritual Care Lead to join our newly established Psycho-Social and Spiritual Care team at Mountbatten Hospice, Isle of Wight.

We are looking for a highly motivated and dynamic individual to lead and develop our pastoral and spiritual care across all the inpatient and community services.

You will be a compassionate, empathetic, prayerful and experienced spiritual care professional, who can work as part of a multidisciplinary team to meet spiritual, emotional, physical, and psychological needs of our patients, their families, employees and volunteers.

As part of our team you will be able to lead and manage the development of Spiritual Care across all our services using a engaging, creative and innovative approach, while working within national guidelines.

You will have excellent interpersonal skills and highly developed self-awareness and be capable of managing emotionally intense situations with sensitivity.

In addition, you will be in good standing with your own spiritual and/or religious tradition and able to engage and build relationships with local faith communities and groups. Lead projects and events to strengthen the pastoral and spiritual care at Mountbatten Hospice. The ability to deliver sensitive and effective support in bereavement is essential.

The ability to participate in weekend working and the out of hours’ on-call rota is essential. Candidates will be car owners and hold a valid UK driving licence.

If you are a passionate and committed individual who prides themselves on their dynamic approach to pastoral and spiritual care, then Mountbatten Hospice wants you to join our team.

For further information or to arrange an informal visit please contact our Director of Psycho-Social and Spiritual Care.

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Deadline for applications: 28.02.2020