Senior Nurse (Band 6) - Interim

Department: In Patient Unit
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Senior Nurse (Band 6) Interim

SALARY: £69,677 to £74,048

HOURS: Full time

CONTRACT TYPE: Interim, Fixed-Term Contract

LOCATION: Jersey Hospice Care

CLOSING DATE: 21 March 2024

Jersey Hospice Care is looking for a Senior Nurse (Band 6) to join our In Patient Unit (IPU) on an interim, fixed-term contract.

The postholder will be based at Jersey Hospice Care and will work collaboratively to ensure an integrated approach to the delivery and development of palliative care services across the IPU.

The postholder will work with the Director of Palliative Care Services and other members of the Senior Clinical Management Team to provide effective leadership to all clinical and administration staff across the IPU. They will have expert knowledge to ensure specialist palliative care is delivered in line with individual needs, providing expert clinical advice whilst demonstrating a high degree of personal and professional autonomy. The post holder will be responsible for the safe management and security of the IPU, improving patient experience, and safeguarding high standards of care by creating an environment in which excellence in clinical care can flourish.

The ideal candidate will be a Registered General Nurse with current registration on part 1 of the NMC register. They will have a degree in Health and Social Care and a qualification in palliative care; eg. European Certificate in Essential Palliative Care. Advanced communication skills and management/leadership training is essential.

Jersey Hospice Care offers a competitive remuneration package, including private medical cover, pension, free parking and subsidised meals.

As an equal opportunities’ employer, Jersey Hospice Care is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We celebrate equality and diversity and actively encourage applications from people with diverse backgrounds.

Jersey Hospice Care is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of people at risk.

To apply, please submit a completed application form along with your current CV, titled, ‘Senior Nurse Band 6 Interim’ in the subject heading to:

If you are interested in this role - or know any suitable applicants who are interested - and would like to arrange an informal discussion, please email: