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Children’s Inpatient Lead Nurse

Organisation
St. Andrew's Hospice
Post date
7 September 2021
Closing date
20 September 2021
Location
Peaks Lane, Grimsby, DN32 9RP
Salary
34,414 - £40,123
Hours
37.50
Contact email
sahhrteam@nhs.net

As the new Children’s Inpatient Lead Nurse, you will have the opportunity to be involved in shaping Andy’s future as we commence an exciting extensive project to redesign the model of care we offer children and young people across the region.

This is a pivotal role within the Hospice, and as a key member of the children’s clinical leadership team you will provide the day-to-day operational management of the Inpatient Service.

We are looking for a unique individual who is passionate about patient care and who is driven to work in collaboration with patients, families and other services to provide a truly individual, and person-centred approach to nursing. We value personal qualities such as kindness, compassion, warmth and the willingness to go the extra mile for our patients.

As the Children’s Inpatient Lead Nurse you will act as a role model and line manager for our nurses, and nursing assistant teams. Your will be supported but our Head of Children’s, and Clinical Nurse Specialist and have the peer support of senior clinical leaders across the Hospice and work with these leaders to develop and shape the Children Service.
The role includes a contribution to the on-call rota, therefore flexibility is essential with some evening and weekend work required according to the needs of the service. An in-depth knowledge of symptom management and post-registration learning are essential and you will be qualified to RN(C) level.

In return, we offer a welcoming environment where every person matters, competitive salary package which includes a contributory pension scheme, staff benefits and excellent training and development opportunities.

We look forward to hearing from you

Informal discussions are encouraged prior to application.

For further information contact:
Michelle Rollinson, Chief Executive Officer (01472) 350908 ext. 235

Closing date: Monday 20th September 2021

How to apply:

Visit: www.standrewshospice.com to download and complete an application form.

Return your completed application form to the HR Team – email sahhrteam@nhs.net

We reserve the right to extend, withdraw or close vacancies where necessary.

St Andrew’s Hospice is an Equal Opportunities Employer it believes in treating everyone with dignity and respect and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.

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