Nurse Specialist in Palliative Care
St Barnabas House provides specialist palliative care to adults in the Worthing, Adur, Arun and Henfield areas through a range of services, including in-patient care, Day Hospice and community care. We currently have the following vacancies:
Nurse Specialists in Palliative Care
Full Time and Part time – Development Roles considered
Salary: £39,250 FTE pro-rata for part-time
- Are you passionate about palliative care?
- Do you have a comprehensive knowledge of pain and symptom control?
- Do you possess a high level of communication and interpersonal skills and have the ability to work autonomously and as part of a team?
As a Nurse Specialist you will be working as part of the Community Palliative Care Team, providing 24 hour specialist nursing advice and support to patients, families and health-care professionals within the community setting.
Applications are welcomed from Registered Nurses with extensive palliative care experience and knowledge, preferably at Masters level. You should hold a relevant degree, or post Registration qualification in Palliative Care/Oncology
We will support you to achieve advanced assessment skills, non-medical prescribing and DNACPR competencies.
NHS pension transferrable
35 days annual leave, including BH
Ability to drive and car ownership are essential.
Closing date: 7th November 2016
Interviews expected: w/c 14th November 2016
If you have the passion and drive to succeed in the role, please contact HR firstname.lastname@example.org for an application pack.
For further information about this post please contact Sue Carter, Head of Community Services on 01903 706348.