Team Leader – In-Patient Unit

Worthing, West Sussex
£36,310 - £41,310 depending on depth and variety of experience
13 Jun 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Team Leader – In-Patient Unit

37.5 Hrs

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.

A highly organised and enthusiastic Nurse to work as a Team Leader on our In-Patient Unit. Working as part of the Senior Nurse Team, you will be an experienced Registered Nurse, with at least four years’ post registration experience, knowledgeable in the delivery of compassionate end of life nursing and committed to maintaining high standards of individualised care. This is an excellent development opportunity for someone looking to step into a nurse leadership role.

This new role involves:

  • Having excellent communication skills and be competent in working across the wider multi-disciplinary team.
  • Being an organised self-motivated individual, with strong clinical and leadership skills
  • Having experience of leading a team of nurses within a palliative care in-patient setting.
  • You will need to have undertaken ENB 285 or a diploma in palliative care or have 2 years of experience in palliative care/oncology setting at Staff Nurse level.

For an informal discussion about this post please contact Susan Watson (Ward Sister), on 01903 706368.

An enhanced DBS will be sought, if you are successful in this role. The safe recruitment of staff at St Barnabas Hospices is the first step to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults in our care. As an employer we expect all staff and volunteers to share our commitment to safeguarding.

Benefits include:

  • Enrolment onto our company pension scheme or the option to continue in an NHS pension
  • 35 Days (FTE) annual leave including bank holidays
  • Free parking
  • On site education support
  • Free clinical indemnity insurance cover
  • Availability to join Healthcare Cash Plan
  • Corporate Rate Gym Membership