Community 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:
Community Nurse Specialists in Palliative Care
Full Time and Part Time
Salary: £39,250 FTE
- 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.
If you have the passion and drive to succeed in the role, and want to be part of this progressive forward looking team, please visit www.stbh.org.uk for information on how to apply and to download the application pack.
For further information about this post please contact Sue Carter, Head of Community Services on 01903 706348.
This is an ongoing recruitment drive, so interviews will take place on an adhoc basis.