Senior Staff Nurse

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Senior Registered Nurse to join our supportive, professional team within the Inpatient Unit at Bolton Hospice.  This will be a challenging and rewarding opportunity for anyone wishing to further develop their nursing skills and knowledge within specialist palliative care. Team Bolton Hospice is friendly, motivated and committed to providing high quality, expert specialist palliative and end of life care to the people of Bolton.

£30,639 - £34,581 per annum pro rata

34.5 hours – 37.5 hours per week negotiable

(Dependent upon experience, unsocial hours enhancements paid in addition)

The role covers a 24-hour, 7 day service and will therefore include weekends and rotation to night duty. 

Long day shifts and night shifts would be expected.

Closing date for applications, Sunday 9th June

Interview date: w/c 24th June

Staff benefits

The Role

As a Senior Staff Nurse 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.

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. A recognised post-registration palliative care qualification is desirable, although you will be fully supported in the role if you have limited or no experience with the specialty. 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.


To apply please download the job description and an application form & email applications to

For an informal discussion about the role and working for Bolton Hospice, please email a request to and a member of the team will be in touch.


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 for this post will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.  Bolton Hospice has a No Smoking Policy.



Closing date for applications