Derbyshire hospice launches urgent nurse recruitment drive


A North Derbyshire hospice is seeking more nurses and healthcare assistants as it continues to respond to the COVID pandemic.

The charity, which provides specialist end-of-life care to patients with complex palliative care needs, is looking to fill several clinical roles, including registered nurses and healthcare assistants.

Hayley Wardle, Director of Quality and Patient Care at Ashgate Hospicecare, said: “I couldn’t be prouder of the professionalism and dedication shown by our nursing teams during the pandemic.

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“They have worked tirelessly to care for patients and their families across North Derbyshire and to support their colleagues in the NHS. That is why recruitment has never been more crucial, as we respond to the rising demands of COVID-19 and look to keep our existing services going.

“A career at Ashgate Hospicecare is an incredibly rewarding one as you are able to make a real difference to the lives of those living with a life limiting illness. There’s a real sense of unity at Ashgate where everyone goes out of their way to support each other.”

Ashgate Hospicecare boasts many employee benefits, including a free Westfield Health cash plan, free onsite parking, generous annual leave entitlement and an attractive pension scheme.

Ashgate is also looking for individuals to help continue its outstanding work on supporting staff and volunteer wellbeing, something the charity has been praised for since the start of the pandemic.

Find out more about a career at Ashgate Hospicecare:

Watch the We are Ashgate recruitment video here: We’re recruiting Registered General Nurses

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