Palliative Community Specialist Nurse (30 hrs)
Central London, Greater London, England
£36k - 37k per year + NHS Pension, Relocation, Season ticket loan,
We are seeking a capable and experienced Palliative Care Nurse to join the senior team as Community Specialist Nurse based out of our client's Hospice/Palliative Care Unit based in Central London ( Travelcard Zone 1 ). This role is within easy reach of TfL and National Rail services The Hospice service offers comprehensive palliative care to a wide variety of patients with life-limiting illnesses - this unique London centre of excellence offers a very high standard of end-of-life nursing care.
You will work with the Hospice multidisciplinary team to facilitate a supportive framework aimed at enabling patients to be cared for in the home environment of their choice. You will provide information, specialist advice in symptom control and psychosocial support to patients and families in the community. You will also act as an expert resource and facilitator to educate and train other staff including members of the local primary health care teams and in so doing helping to provide optimum nursing care for patients in their homes You will be involved in management tasks such as development of policies, involvement in quality and audit initiatives and educational programmes for health care professionals, staff and students including involvement in helping to implement Care Pathways.
Person requirements Registered Nurse with full NMC registration. A minimum of two years post-registration Palliative/End of life care experience. Completion of a Mentorship qualification. Be in possession of, or willing to undertake further post-graduate study in Palliative Care.
The additional benefits of working for this organisation include:
- Private medical cover, including dental
- A choice of pension schemes, including continuation of NHS pension if applicable
- A relocation package for applicants moving from outside London
- Gym membership, for you and your partner
- Critical illness and Life assurance cover
- Childcare vouchers
- Employee 'service excellence' recognition rewards
- Discounts at local, national and online shops
- Interest-free season ticket loans & 'cycle to work' 'scheme; helping you commute and keep fit for less
We are a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of Oncology & Palliative Care nursing staff. As a nurse-led consultancy our detailed understanding of the complexity of Palliative Care nurse roles places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers. We are also able to provide reasonably priced professional local staff accommodation for applicants who may be considering relocation for any of our positions.
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If this role is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.
Posted 26 days ago