In-patient Services Senior Staff Nurse

Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
£22,256- £28,842
16 Jun 2017
22 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

In-patient Services Senior Staff Nurse

Band:    5+ £22,256- £28,842 (+ 9%, pro-rata for part time)

Hours:   Full, part time position

Days:     Night shifts

Closing Date: 21st June 2017

We are looking to appoint Registered General Nurses to join our multi professional team in the in-patient services. You will be responsible for the assessment of care needs; development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care, without supervision, and may be required to teach other nursing and non- nursing staff. You will be expected to implement the hospice philosophy of ensuring optimum quality of life for all patients. This is not just end of life care; this will also be nursing patients to enhance their lives whilst they are living, offering a rewarding career.

The hospice is a leading provider that delivers skilled and expert compassionate care to support patients with life limiting conditions.

We would like to hear from nurses who have senior nursing experience in a hospital /community setting, specialities include, but not limited to; oncology, palliative care, general medicine and surgical, A+E, critical care and community / district nursing.

All night workers are required to work 20 daytime shifts within a year to maintain skills and competencies.

The hospice has 33 beds across the in-patient services, 26 of which are single rooms with en-suite facilities promoting privacy to their patients and offering a homely environment for family to visit.

We offer outstanding training and development in specialist palliative care and have extensive career development opportunities. Additional hospice benefits include: flexible working options, up to 35 days holidays per year; an excellent pension scheme with the opportunity to continue with the NHS pension.

For an application form, please click apply (Please note that we do not accept CVs).