Staff Nurses – In-Patient Unit

Job Reference: 2102

Hours: Full or part time (23 – 37.5 hours per week)

Salary Scale: St. Richard’s Hospice Payscale Pay Point 11 – 12 (£24,918 - £27,472 pro rata per annum plus enhancements for night and weekend working)

Apply for this role via our online form

Are you a caring and compassionate Registered Nurse with an understanding of the aspects relating to palliative care and excellent communication skills? If so, you may be the person we are looking for to join our team.

We care for adults with a serious progressive illness, improving their quality of life from diagnosis, during treatment and to their last days. We also support their loved ones. Each year the hospice team supports more than 3,400 patients, family members and bereaved people in Worcestershire.

We are currently seeking caring, compassionate and committed professionals to join us as Staff Nurses on our 17 bedded In-Patient Unit where you will have the opportunity to make a real difference in people’s lives. The unit operates an 11.5-hour shift system worked 8-8 am and pm and also operates some twilight shifts.

The successful applicants will work flexibly as part of the Hospice’s multi-disciplinary team, in partnership with community and acute care professionals, and provide nursing support, including physical, psycho-social and spiritual care, to patients in the In-Patient Unit and their families.

These posts require an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

If you would like to you join an enthusiastic, passionate and friendly team and are looking for the next chapter in your career, then we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please complete our application form which can be found on our website here or contact Jamie Yeomans, In-Patient Unit Manager, or Kirstie Smith, Staff and Volunteer Recruitment Co-ordinator, St. Richard’s Hospice, Wildwood Drive, Worcester WR5 2QT Tel. 01905 763963 or email [email protected] to find out more information.

We offer 28 days annual leave (pro rata) plus bank holidays, free on-site parking and a pension scheme or ongoing membership of the NHS pension scheme for existing members. We provide excellent training and education and opportunities for further career development.

Closing date: 8 March 2021 at 12 noon

Charity No. 515668

Staff Nurse – In-Patient Unit Job Description

Staff Nurse – In-Patient Unit Person Specification