St Giles Hospice

Advanced Clinical Nurse Specialist in Palliative Care (ACNS) (BB-48845)

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Description:

Job title: Advanced Clinical Nurse Specialist in Palliative Care

Department: Community

Location: Whittington

Salary: Dependent upon experience and qualifications

Working hours: Full and part time hours available, hours to be worked over a seven day week

Application review date: 18th April 2021

Interview date: To be confirmed

The Role:

St Giles community team are looking for an individual who is passionate about providing palliative care in the Community. We ask that you have experience in palliative care and/or the management of long term conditions.

As a team member you will contribute to a positive supportive working environment with an emphasis on team work. You will provide a face to face and telephone service for patients and their families, sharing clinical responsibility within a St. Giles geographical area.

Who we are seeking:

We are seeking someone who is motivated, passionate and who can demonstrate evidence-based practice. You must have up to date clinical skills that are transferrable to the role, be flexible and be a person who wishes to commit to the delivery of an effective and efficient nursing service, whilst embracing our patient ethos that is ‘it’s your life and that is what matters’.

Specialising in the advisory component of this role you will have shared clinical responsibility for the patients on the caseload you hold.

Current NMC Registration, strong communication and team-working skills and an empathetic disposition are essential. You will have good I.T. skills and be organised in your approach to your workload.

Company benefits:

To reward the hard work of our fantastic staff, St Giles hospice offers an excellent benefits package as per the below;

• 27 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays, pro rata

• Contributory pension scheme

• Free car parking

• Training and development opportunities as well as progression within the organisation.

About us:

Having a CQC rating of outstanding, St Giles Hospice is a registered charity providing high-quality medical and nursing care for local people living with cancer and other serious illnesses, as well as offering support for their families and helpers. Care is offered in a variety of ways according to the individual’s needs and are offered out in the community as well as from 3 sites, an inpatient unit at Whittington and day unit facilities at Sutton Coldfield and Uttoxeter.

We receive funding from the NHS but primarily we rely on fundraising activities and legacies, together with trading activities (22 Shops, Lottery and other trading) to support our work. We employ more than 350 people across a broad range of roles – from direct patient care to fundraising and administration as well as support from over 1400 volunteers to provide our services.

Further details:

If this sounds like a role that you would be suited to then we would love to hear from you.

To find out more or have an informal chat please contact Katie Morris, Operational Lead for Community Services, on 01543 434497 or alternatively to apply please click on the link above and follow the instructions.

This post is subject to a Disclose and Barring Service (DBS) check.

We may review applications before the application review date, however, if you apply after the application review date, your application may not be considered. We will accept applications until we have successfully filled the role.

All correspondence in response to applications will be sent via email. Due to the number of applications received, it is not always possible to respond to every application. Therefore, applicants who do not receive a response within 14 days of the review date should assume that they have been unsuccessful.

St Giles Hospice, Fisherwick Road, Whittington, Lichfield, WS14 9LH. Registered charity 509014 Company limited by guarantee 1430090

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