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Bank Staff Nurse

Chestnut Tree House
Post date
30 June 2022
Closing date
7 July 2022
Nr Arundel
£13.86 - £16.72 ph depending on depth and variety of experience
Various hours
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Chestnut Tree House is the children’s hospice for East and West Sussex and South East Hampshire, providing palliative care for children and young people with life-shortening conditions.

This is an exciting time to join Chestnut tree clinical bank team whilst we are undergoing service transformation and development.

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic and passionate bank nurses to provide Children / Young People (CYP’s) palliative care as part of a multi-disciplinary team, working in Chestnut Tree care team. Children’s palliative care involves delivering short respite breaks aimed at having fun and living well with life-limited conditions as well as end of life care.

We have a mixture of paediatric nurses, adult nurses and learning disability nurses working in the inhouse team. You do not need to have experience of working in palliative care however we are looking for nurses who have had experience working with children or adults with complex needs. Clinical skills in areas such as enteral feeding are desired.

This is a challenging yet rewarding role and requires dedication and commitment to ensure children and young people are at the centre of care.

For further details and an informal discussion about the role please contact the clinical managers on 01903 871822

Closing date: 7th July 2022

Clinical Benefits: Enrolment onto our company pension scheme or the option to continue in the NHS pension scheme, Up to 35 days’ annual leave inclusive of bank holidays (additional annual leave after 5 & 10 years’ service), Free parking, On-site education support, Free clinical indemnity insurance cover, the option to join Healthcare Cash Plan & Corporate Rate Gym Membership.

An enhanced DBS will be sought, if you are successful in this role. The safe recruitment of staff at St Barnabas Hospices is the first step to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults in our care. As an employer we expect all staff and volunteers to share our commitment to safeguarding.

If you have the passion and drive to succeed, please visit for an application form and job description. Alternatively, you can email your CV and covering letter outlining your experience and reasons for applying clearly stating which role you wish to apply for to



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