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Children’s Clinical Nurse Specialist

Keech Hospice Care
Post date
2 April 2024
Closing date
30 April 2024
£43,651 to £50,868
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Keech Hospice Care are seeking a Children’s Clinical Nurse Specialist to join our Palliative Care Team.

As a Children’s Clinical Nurse Specialist, you will become part of a close knit team dedicated to delivering advanced symptom management and holistic care to our children, young people and families across Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Milton Keynes. You’ll be offering compassion, expertise, and support every step of the way.

  • Provide advanced level symptom management within specialist palliative care nursing to children, young people, and their families
  • Champion the holistic wellbeing of our children and families, advocating for their needs and ensuring that they are supported
  • Manage your own work whilst offering expert advice to families navigating the complexities of palliative care
  • Provide clinical leadership for the Keech Children’s service, patients, families, and external multi-professional teams
  • Deliver learning and development to enhance knowledge, skills, and confidence across services


  • NMC Registered Children’s Nurse
  • Extensive experience in children’s palliative care
  • Experience in symptom management, pain control in End of Life Care
  • Have an adaptable approach to a changing work environment
  • Be a non-medical prescriber or willingness to achieve


  • Experience in clinical leadership, mentorship, and service development
  • Willingness to learn new skills within Palliative care
  • A strong communicator with great interpersonal skills


  • Continuity of your NHS pension scheme*
  • Develop and progress through the pay grade banding on a competency-based framework
  • Access to specialist internal training and additional external courses
  • Supported Training through Mentoring and Clinical Coaches
  • 29 days annual leave PLUS Bank Holidays
  • Free onsite secure parking
  • Buy & Sell holidays*
  • £500 referral scheme incentive
  • Onsite subsidised restaurant
  • Cycle to work Scheme
  • Health Cash plan
  • Wellbeing & Employee Assistant Program
  • Blue Light Discount Card

If you’re ready to embark on a journey filled with purpose, compassion and opportunities for growth, we invite you to join our Keech family, bring your expertise and continue making a positive impact on the lives oof our children and their families, apply now to be part of a compassionate community dedicated to delivering exceptional palliative care services.

Should you any have questions, please reach out to our recruitment team to arrange either an informal chat or visit to our Hospice

Keech Hospice is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity in our workplace. We appreciate the unique perspectives and experiences everyone brings, and we are committed to fostering an inclusive environment.

All prospective employees will be required to undergo a DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check. The level of check is dependent on the role and designed to ensure safer and more well-informed recruitment decisions.

We are committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of the individuals we serve and will take appropriate measures to safeguard them.

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