Quality Assurance Nurse

Department: In Patient Unit
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HOURS: 37.5 hours per week


LOCATION: Jersey Hospice Care

CLOSING DATE: 14 May 2024

Jersey Hospice Care is looking for a permanent Quality Assurance Nurse.

The postholder will provide professional leadership for the nursing workforce, promoting the highest standards and innovation; as well as developing a culture of continual practice development that is supported by education, training, appraisal, clinical supervision, research, audit and the broader quality agenda.

Reporting to the Lead Nurse Inpatient Unit and Quality Assurance, the post holder will have delegated responsibility for clinical quality and governance for Jersey Hospice Care, ensuring the delivery of high quality, safe, effective, responsive, caring, and well-led patient care.

As a member of the senior clinical management team, the post holder will contribute to Jersey Hospice’s Care strategic agenda by providing strong clinical leadership whilst demonstrating care, kindness, compassion and respect for patients, their families, and their colleagues.   They will report on all areas of responsibility and act as a positive role model who promotes excellence.

A key responsibility will be focused on embedding a quality improvement culture at hospice and have responsibility for ensuring that all clinical services comply with Jersey Nursing Assessment Accreditation System (JNAAS), Jersey Care Commission (JCC) regulatory and legislative standards.

The ideal candidate will be a Band 6 registered Nurse with current registration status, professional education or qualifications related to specialist palliative care or related field and hold evidence of continuing professional development (CPD), with an up-to-date personal portfolio.

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

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 from diverse backgrounds.

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

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 the Daniel Speck, Executive Assistant to the Director of Palliative Care Services: DanielSpeck@jerseyhospicecare.com

To apply, please submit a completed application form along with your current CV, titled ‘Quality Assurance Nurse’ in the subject heading to: PeopleTeam@jerseyhospicecare.com