HOSPICE AT HOME SISTER/CHARGE NURSE

PERMANENT POST

30 HOURS PER WEEK – flexible working essential to cover a 7 day a week a service

HOSPICE BAND 6 £26,244 - £35,225 pro rata

Birmingham St Marys Hospice Hospice at Home service provides personal, social and emotional support to patients and their families at home with life limiting illnesses. The aim of the service is to provide care at a time of identified need, and to help avoid unnecessary and unwanted admission to hospital in the last weeks and days of life. The team are a part of an integrated community team and there will be opportunities to work across all community services

We are seeking to recruit an emotionally intelligent and motivated nurse who will assist in delivering the key aims of the service and have previous experience of providing excellent end of life care.

The post holder will have a key role in providing support for patients with end of life care needs, assisting in the delivery of care, assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of care needs of patients and carers.

The post holder will also take responsibility for the management of the caseload and will co-ordinate the H@H team and deploy and supervise staff where appropriate.

Successful candidates will be a Level 1 Registered Nurse with current NMC registration, have a Healthcare related degree or working towards, previous palliative care/end of life care experience at Band 5. Experience of working in a community setting is desirable (for full details see job description)

For further information about the role email Sharon Hudson- Integrated Community Team Leader sharon.hudson@birminghamhospice.org.uk

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

Application Form

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Please note you are required to complete an application form; CVs alone will not be accepted.

Completed forms should be returned to recruitment@birminghamhospice.org.uk

Closing date: Noon, Friday 9th June 2017

Interview date: Friday 23rd June 2017

 

Registered charity no 503456

The Hospice is committed to maintaining a dynamic and 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.