Staff Nurse- Nights

Contract: Full and Part Time
Location: Fair Havens
Closing Date: Nov 17, 2019

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to join our Inpatient Unit Team (nights).

Join our multidisciplinary Inpatient Unit Team and help us to provide the best standard of palliative care and support to patients and families. We’re looking for candidates with a passion for palliative care, a can do attitude and a desire to make a real difference to the lives of patients and their families.

You will need to be an experienced individual with excellent communication skills.

This role will enable you to expand your knowledge and skills. In return for your expertise and passion, you’ll receive 5 weeks annual leave, extensive training and we will also contribute to the NHS Pension scheme for continuing members, and most of all, by joining our team, you’ll be ‘Making every day count’ for the patients, and families we care for.

Full job specification

Key Responsibilities

  • To work as a member of the multidisciplinary team ensuring a holistic package of care is provided to those using the In Patient Unit.
  • Enhance independence and quality of life and support provision of a variety of therapies, practical and emotional support to patients and their carers
  • Ensure that the highest possible standards of specialist and supportive palliative nursing care are delivered to patients, responding to changing circumstances and demands.
  • To work as part of a team to support Havens Christian Hospice.

Benefits for you

  • 33 days annual leave (pro-rata) rising to 38 days with length of service (Including Bank Holidays)
  • Salary sacrifice scheme for pension and annual leave purchase
  • Competitive pension schemes and NHS pension for continuing members
  • Learning and Development team committed to personal and professional development, offering a number of education opportunities
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee referral bonus
  • Wellbeing sessions (monthly)