Description

St Catherine’s Hospice is a local charity with a big ambition: to help everyone face death informed, supported and pain free. Providing expert hospice care, we’re there for people in West Sussex and East Surrey when life comes full circle.

Are you passionate about palliative care nursing? Do you thrive on teamwork? Do you enjoy the muliti-disciplinary approach to meeting peoples needs? If you answer yes to these questions, then this could be the perfect role for you!

We are seeking an enthusiastic Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner to join our specialist community palliative care nursing team.

Working as part of an integrated team of nurses, covering East Surrey, you will contribute to the overall care of patient and families referred to St Catherine’s within the community setting. Specializing in the advisory and care coordinator component of this support, you will have shared clinical responsibility for the patients the catchment area, managed by an Advanced Palliative Care Practitioner.

As a team member you will contribute to a positive supportive working environment with an emphasis on team work and cooperation.

This post is offered on a part time basis, working 30 hours per week - this may be negotiable . You will participate in a rota system providing a 7 day a week face to face and telephone service for patients and their families and, in the out of hours rota providing telephone advice and support. This may include visiting out of hours in exceptional circumstances.

Employees at St Catherine’s Hospice can enjoy a variety of benefits including:

 

  • 27 days annual leave, in addition to public holidays
  • Pension scheme with an employer contribution of up to 9%
  • Excellent commitment to learning and development including external training
  • Confidential employee support programmes
  • Free flu jabs
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Blue Light Card

We welcome individuals to visit us at the hospice, to meet the team and to have a look around. If you would like to come along please call our HR team on 01293 447353.

We are located in Malthouse Road, Crawley, West Sussex, which is within commuting distance from Brighton and London and just a 5 minute walk from Crawley railway station.

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

Apply Now

To apply for this job, please download the application form below and send it to us at jobs@stch.org.uk.

If you would prefer us to post you an application form, please call 01293 447372.

Location United Kingdom
Job Type Part-time
Category Patient Services
Reference No. HR009
Salary £37,807.00 - £40,715.00 (Grade CA6 A-C)
Closing Date 27/05/2019
DBS Check Required? Yes
Description & Person Specification JDPS-HR009-Palliative-Care-Nurse-Practitioner-14.5.19.pdf
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