Join Our Team

At Dougie Mac you’ll find talented people working together to improve the lives of everyone living with life-limiting illnesses. The work you do will have a direct impact on people’s lives, so if you’re ready to explore your potential, Dougie Mac could be the place for you.

Benefits of working with us

Explore the benefits available to our employees to support health and wellbeing and to inspire excellence across our services.

View our complete list of staff benefits below.

Staff Benefits

Annual Leave

Holidays starting at 35 days per annum (including Bank Holidays) increasing with length of service. Including opportunity to buy and sell annual leave.

Learning and Development Opportunities

Annual performance discussions along with fantastic training opportunities supporting your career progression and development.

Pay Care Cash Plan

With our Employee Pay Care Cash Plan, you can reclaim the costs for everyday healthcare such as optical, dental, physiotherapy and more.

Pension Scheme

Employees are automatically enrolled into our Pension Scheme in which Dougie Mac makes contributions of up to 12%.

“People think that this is a sad job but caring for patients and supporting their loved ones through their anxieties or worries is so rewarding. I have been welcomed by so many lovely families; each one so grateful for our support.”

-Clinical Nurse Specialist

Job Opportunities

At Dougie Mac we are recruiting employees to join our dynamic and rapidly growing team. We currently have over 400 employees who work together to provide exceptional care and support to patients and their families in North Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent.

 

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9 Jobs Found

Maintenance Support

To assist in the maintenance, operational running and upkeep of the hospice to a high standard working as part of a team or alone. The post holder is responsible for maintenance, caretaker, portering, general driving, delivering and collecting supplies as required around the local community and within the hospice sites and a number of shops.

The post holder will carry out a high standard of duties as requested with a positive attitude whilst also ensuring that all non-patient duties around the hospice are carried out with efficiency and courtesy.  In addition, general, statutory & regulatory maintenance e.g. limited compliant service/checks/fixes etc. are required to be carried at as requested along with support of external contractors and internal facilities support teams.

Location

Adult Children and Young Adult Services

Job type

Full Time

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Job Description

Integrative Counsellor

The Wellbeing Team supports the delivery of quality, holistic and personalised care for patients, carers and relatives including children and young people supported by the Douglas Macmillan Hospice, across the Community and Inpatient Services.

Working within an established Counselling and Emotional Support Service, the role involves providing counselling and emotional support to clients that can include patients, carers and relatives including children and young people supported by the Dougie Mac. These activities include assessment, formulation, and the delivery of therapies, alongside the provision of consultation and training to the wider hospice team.

Location

Adult Services

Job type

Full Time

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Job Description

Counselling Support Administrator

The post-holder will work as part of a supportive multidisciplinary team based in the Counselling and Emotional Support Service of the Wellbeing Team. The Wellbeing Team supports the delivery of quality, holistic and personalised care for patients, families and carers across the Community and Inpatient services.

The post-holder will have excellent communication and organisational skills with experience of working in an administrative role.

The role will include talking to clients and supporting the Service Coordinator and Counsellors with data entry & record keeping.

Location

Adult Services

Job type

Full Time

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Job Description

Deputy Shop Manager

We’re looking for people who really want to make a difference in their role, to work with likeminded people who share the same values, have excellent customer service and thrive in a busy environment.

Are you passionate about Retail and can make our shops a huge success to generate more than £3 million to support local people?.

Retail experience would be beneficial, however we offer full training and development opportunities.  

Location

Alsager Shop

Job type

Full Time

Location

Job Description

Deputy Shop Manager

We’re looking for people who really want to make a difference in their role, to work with likeminded people who share the same values, have excellent customer service and thrive in a busy environment.

Are you passionate about Retail and can make our shops a huge success to generate more than £3 million to support local people?.

Retail experience would be beneficial, however we offer full training and development opportunities.  

Location

Bradwell Shop

Job type

Full Time

Location

Job Description

Catering Assistant

The Catering Assistant provides catering services support for the catering areas. In addition, the role will support the varying requirements of Dougie Mac functions across the hospice site, buildings and local area departments. This will include supporting the catering the needs of clinical & non-clinical areas, visitors & public areas and hospice staff areas including hospitality services for internal events.

To work as an integral part of the Dougie Mac Catering Team, contributing to the catering service delivery of all catering services and ensuring a safe, clean and hygienic environment is maintained.  

Location

Adult Services

Job type

Full Time

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Job Description

Children and Young Adult Counsellor

The Counselling Team supports the delivery of quality, holistic and personalised care for Children, Young People, Young Adults and Family members accessing the Children’s and Young Adult Hospice service. It consists of Counselling, Bereavement Support and Therapies.These activities include assessment, formulation, and the delivery of counselling and therapies, alongside the provision of consultation and training to the wider hospice team.

The post-holder will plan and organise their own work schedule and diary, having responsibility for managerial and accurate record keeping as the role demands. Part-time and full-time positions available.

Location

Children and Young Adult Services

Job type

Permanent

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Job Description

Clinical Nurse Specialist

The Dougie Mac Community CNS Team is a responsive and innovative team providing care for people with progressive, incurable diseases such as cancer, motor neurone disease, heart failure and lung disease. Our community structure encompasses a Hub which operates a specialist advice line, triage and rapid response service alongside community caseload teams aligned to Primary Care Networks.

Continued professional development is supported and encouraged. There will be funded opportunities to build on your academic portfolio.

Location

Adult Services

Job type

Permanent

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Job Description

Development Clinical Nurse Specialist

The Dougie Mac Community Team is a responsive and innovative Community Team providing care for people with progressive, incurable diseases such as cancer, motor neurone disease, heart failure and lung disease. Our community structure encompasses a Hub which operates a specialist advice line, triage and rapid response service alongside community caseload teams aligned to Primary Care Networks.

There will be funded opportunities to build on your academic portfolio, alongside opportunities to set personal goals promote your growth and development into the role of a Clinical Nurse Specialist.

Location

Adult Services

Job type

Permanent

Location

Job Description

Can't Find What You're Looking For?

If you’re a Registered Nurse and interested in nursing at Dougie Mac but can’t find any suitable roles listed above, we’d still love to hear from you.

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    Healthworks Award

    Dougie Mac have been awarded Gold – the highest accreditation by Healthworks for Stoke-on-Trent for “Workplace Health and Wellbeing”. This award recognises the steps we have taken to improve health and wellbeing in the workplace.

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