Deputy Nursing Director

Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week

Hospice Pay Band 8b: £47,799 - £59,090 per annum

Do you have excellent communication skills along with dynamic, visible and credible leadership skills to enable nursing to deliver safe and high standards of quality care? If so, Birmingham St Marys Hospice has an exciting opportunity for a highly skilled and innovative nurse leader to apply for the post of Deputy Nursing Director.

Working together with the Hospice’s Nursing Director, this role provides professional leadership to maintain high quality care, provide robust quality assurance monitoring and enhances innovation in practice. The Deputy Nursing Director will ensure a robust professional approach to service development and improvement by taking a lead role in liaising with commissioners to influence improvements in palliative and end of life care across our locality. The role provides formal leadership and support for clinical service projects towards the strategic direction of local palliative and end of life care to meet our changing population needs.

Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice offers a range of services; most of our care is provided in people’s homes or community locations close by, in addition to progressive in patient and day services at the Hospice. Our vision is to assure the best experience of living is available to everyone leading up to and at the end of life.

If you would like any further information please contact Helen O’Halloran, Nursing Director at [email protected] or Wendy Clarke, Clinical Administration Lead at [email protected] or 0121 752 8792

You can download the Job Description and Person Specification, an Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form by clicking on the links below:

Job Description and Person Specification Deputy Nursing Director

Application Form

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Please note you are required to complete the Application Form; CVs alone will not be accepted.

Completed forms should be returned to [email protected]

Closing date:            Noon, Thursday February 28th 2019

Interview date:        Thursday March 14th 2019


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The Hospice is committed to developing a diverse workforce, representative of the communities it serves. We ask you, therefore, to complete the Equal Opportunities monitoring form to help us in this aim.