Band 5 Senior Staff Nurse
Bolton Hospice’s consultant-led team of doctors, nurses and other professional staff provide expert care and support for local people with terminal or life-limiting illnesses and their families, in the hospice and at home. We not only take care of patients' physical needs, we consider their emotional, spiritual and social needs too. And we support families and close friends, both during illness and in bereavement.
We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced and highly motivated Registered Nurse and to work within our 16-bed Inpatient Unit. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity for anyone wishing to further develop their nursing skills and knowledge within specialist palliative care.
Salary £30,615 per annum
(dependent upon experience, plus unsocial hours enhancements)
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
(part time considered, minimum 30 hours per week)
Working as part of the wider multi-disciplinary team, you will support patients with complex clinical needs and provide hands-on, person-centred care. Our staff strive to provide the highest quality of service for our patients and their families and carers, through a collaborative team approach. As Senior Staff Nurse, you will be responsible for advising and supporting staff, therefore you will need to able to demonstrate a high level of competence in the specialty.
What you need:
To apply, you must be a Registered General Nurse, who is enthusiastic and flexible with a passion for specialist palliative and end of life care. Significant experience of multi-professional working within palliative care, excellent communication skills and clinical credibility within the specialty are all essential. You will have access to a range of training and development opportunities and be welcomed as a valued member of an experienced and supportive team.
Why Bolton Hospice?
We offer our employees an attractive benefits package, including 35 days annual leave including bank holidays, rising to 40 days with long service (pro rata for part-time), generous enhanced maternity package, contributory pension scheme, life assurance, free parking, healthcare cash plan, subsidised meals and excellent training opportunities. We also offer continuity of service from the NHS with respect to pension and holiday allowance.
Closing Date for Applications: Sunday, 8th August 2021
Interview schedule to be confirmed
Bolton Hospice welcomes applications from all sections of the community, regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion or belief, marital status or sexual orientation. Any appointment will be made on merit alone.
Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.
Bolton Hospice has a No Smoking Policy.