Clinical Nurse Specialist – Evesham

Job Reference: 21738

Hours: 22.5 hours per week

Salary Scale: St. Richard's Hospice Payscale Pay Point 20 - 21 (£36,427 - £40,159 pro rata per annum)

We have an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse with palliative care experience to join our Community Nursing team as a Clinical Nurse Specialist. This post is to provide responsive, flexible, palliative and end of life care to patients with complex palliative care needs in the community.

The post holder will be responsible for a caseload, aligned to GP practices in South Worcestershire, they will support patients by providing holistic nursing assessment, implement and evaluate care needs. They will also provide advise and support to those involved with the patient’s care.

Significant post registration and specialist palliative care experience is essential to this role and experience of working as a Community Nurse is desirable.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking to develop their current knowledge and skills further of specialist practice within the community setting whilst having the support of an innovative community team.

This post requires an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Disclosure.

For further information, please contact Julie Taylor, Head of Community Nursing Services or Kirstie Smith, Staff and Volunteer Recruitment Co-ordinator, St. Richard’s Hospice, Wildwood Drive, Worcester, WR5 2QT Tel. 01905 763963. Online applications can be made at

Closing date: 1 December 2017

Interview date (provisional): 12 December 2017

Charity No. 515668

CNS JD November 2017

Clinical Nurse Specialist – Person Specification