Staff Nurse - Childrens Hopsice

St Barnabas Hospices
25400.00 - 30090.00 GBP Annual + (depending on depth and variety of experience in a similar role)
02 Sep 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Chestnut Tree House, near Arundel is the children's hospice for East & West Sussex and South East Hampshire. We provide specialist palliative care for children and young people with life-shortening conditions across Sussex and South East Hampshire.

Role: Staff Nurse - In-House

Hours: 37.5 per week - x2 Permanent Positions

Salary: GBP25,400 - GBP30,090 (depending on depth and variety of experience in a similar role)

Location: Chestnut Tree House Hospice near Arundel

We are looking for a paediatric or general nurse who is highly compassionate, preferably with experience of working with children with complex needs. However, training is available to give you the skills required for this very rewarding role.

This role involves:

  • Working in a small team of experienced nurses to provide holistic individualised care
  • Using your clinical and interpersonal skills person to care for a child or young person with a life-shortening condition
  • To ensure good communication within the team and advocate for the child/young person and their families, supporting their decisions and choices.

A full driving licence and access to your own transport is desirable due to the Hospices rural location.

Closing date: Friday 22 nd September 2017

An enhanced DBS will be sought, if you are successful in this role. (Safeguarding)

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

Benefits include:

  • Enrolment onto our company pension scheme or the option to continue in an NHS pension
  • 35 Days annual leave including bank holidays
  • Free parking
  • On site education/training support
  • Free clinical indemnity insurance cover
  • Availability to join Healthcare Cash Plan
  • Corporate Rate Gym Membership

Please visit for an application form and job description. Alternatively contact the HR department by email . Please complete the application form in as much detail as possible as we use this form to shortlist candidates. We do not require any other documents as this stage but we will ask for your right to work in the UK at interview and evidence of all the qualifications you identify in you application form.