Young Adult Care Support Worker

Closing Date: 07/02/2019

Interview Date: 22/02/2019

Hours:                    Full Time – 37.5 hours per week

Fixed Term for 2 years

Monday – Friday with flexibility for working evenings and weekends essential

Salary:          £17,787.00 to £20,448.00

St Elizabeth Hospice improves life for people in east Suffolk living with a progressive or terminal illness. Our work is centred on an individual’s needs, which means specialist support, whenever and wherever it is needed, whether at home, in the community or at the hospice. Through medicine and therapy we ease pain; we give life purpose and make life liveable.

Would you like to be part of an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team working with young adults living with progressive illness and complex health care needs?

St Elizabeth Hospice is looking for a Young Adult Care Support Worker to support our rapidly developing young adult care service, working with teenagers and young adults, aged 14 – 40 years.

You will have responsibility for coordinating the young adult social group and family drop-in, with experience in delivery of inclusive activities.

You will be working to support transition from children’s to adult’s services, and also assisting with the exciting new pilot of weekend short break for young adults.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join St Elizabeth Hospice, your local hospice at the heart of the community, and to be part of something special that is happening in Suffolk.

For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit please contact Helen Finlinson, Young Adult Care and Transition Lead on 01473 707032 or email

Closing Date:          7th February 2019

Interview Date:        22nd February 2019

Only applicants selected for interview will be contacted, and invitation to interview will be sent by email.

Thank you for your interest in St Elizabeth Hospice.

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