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Senior Hospice at Home Nurse – Ridgeway (fixed term contract)

Organisation
Rennie Grove Hospice Care
Post date
28 January 2021
Closing date
22 February 2021
Location
Tring
Salary
Rennie Grove Band 6 (£28,170 - £37,746pa pro rata)
Hours
37.5 hours per week, 9 - 12 months fixed term
Contact email
jobs@renniegrove.org

The role of Senior Hospice at Home Nurse is in place to provide specialist palliative care nursing to patients and families with their own home. You will be visiting individuals in their own homes so a car and driving licence will be essential. This role is in place to provide maternity leave cover for 9-12months (fixed term contract).

You will therefore need to demonstrate your abilities in the following areas:

first level registered General Nurse
With a module in palliative care or cancer care or a commitment to achieve this within one year of being appointed.
With a module in mentorship or staff and students or a commitment to achieve this within one year of being appointed.
continued personal and academic development
relevant post registration experience at Band 5 or above in a palliative care, cancer care and / or within the community
proven experience of effective team working
excellent judgement and good decision making skills
ability to assess, plan, deliver and evaluate nursing care and review related treatment plans
caring and empathetic approach
commitment to Rennie Grove mission and aims.

We offer development, flexible working, opportunities to volunteer and 27 days’ holiday per year plus bank holidays (pro rata).

At Rennie Grove Hospice Care, we’re all about making every moment matter for our patients and families, and you can play your part in that. We provide care and support for adults and children diagnosed with cancer and other life-limiting illness, and their families, visiting day and night. It’s important work and, to make it all happen, we need talented and passionate people.

ARE YOU READY TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE? apply on renniegrove.org/jobs

For an informal chat about this role contact Beth Spooner, Clinical Operational Manager on 07393 018017.

Closing: 22 February 2021 at 12 noon.

Interviews: 5 March 2021

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