Employer - St Oswalds Hospice

Job title - Chaplaincy Assistant

Reference number -

Sector - Charity

Department - Chaplaincy Team

Location - Newcastle upon Tyne

Salary - £8,029 to £8,634 actual salary

Hours - Part time | 16 hours per week initially

Closing date - 02 Apr 2012 09:00

Job description

We are looking for the right person to join our chaplaincy team, accompanying patients and their families who live with life limiting conditions.  We aim to provide a range of spiritual, religious and pastoral support which also extends to staff and volunteers.

Ideally you will have experience of working in a healthcare setting, and/or supporting those who have been bereaved, as well as the ability to lead Christian worship and conduct Funerals.  Experience of working with children would be helpful.

You will be supported to develop the range of skills required for the role. There may be a possibility of extending hours worked, by agreement. 

To discuss this post further or arrange an informal visit, please contact Rev Christine Brown, Chaplain, at St Oswalds Hospice Gosforth (0191) 2850063 Ext 216. 

Applicants will be subject to an enhanced check by the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB).   

Contact information

To apply visit www.stoswaldsuk.org or www.sector1.net/stoswaldshospice 

If you do not have access to a computer please call the Recruitment Line on 0191 2469063 (24 hour voicemail)

Contact email:

Interview information

Interviews: 18th April