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Bank Staff Nurse – In-House

St Barnabas Hospices - Chestnut Tree House
Post date
25 February 2021
Closing date
22 March 2021
Arundel, West Sussex
£12.86 - £16.57
As and when
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Chestnut Tree House is the children’s hospice for East and West Sussex and South East Hampshire, providing specialist palliative care for children and young people with life-shortening conditions.

We are looking to recruit experienced and enthusiastic bank staff nurses to provide specialist Children / Young People (CYP) palliative care as part of a multi-disciplinary team, working in Chestnut Tree care team

The post holder will be responsible for the delivery of high quality, clinical nursing care, support, information, advice and ensuring that appropriate resources are available to provide care for CYP whom access Chestnut Tree House Services.

They will need to be proficient in clinical nursing assessment and a broad range of interventions for CYP and be flexible in meeting the needs of CYP with life threatening and life shortening conditions and their families.

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

Due to the remote location and lack of public transport, access to your own transport is essential.

For further details and an informal discussion about the role please contact the Anna Jones or Melissa Hancorn, Clinical Nurse Managers on 01903 871824 / 871822

Ongoing recruitment, so apply now!

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

We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, staff engagement forums, facilities and services to support staff from different backgrounds.

The information you provide on your application form is the only information we will use to decide whether or not to short-list you for interview.

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