Location: Trinity Hospital, Blackpool
Status: Temporary for 12 months
Salary: £28,972 - £31,979 Pro Rata
Closing Date: February 22, 2019 12:00 am
Staff Nurse – Nights
1 Temporary role – 30 hours per week
This is an opportunity to work within a supportive team in the challenging environment of specialist palliative care. Based on our inpatient unit you will have the time and opportunity to give your patients the highest standards of care they deserve. We are looking to recruit someone who can demonstrate excellent communication skills whilst providing high standards of care. You will be responsible for providing physical, psychological and spiritual care to our patients and families.
Palliative care can be a challenging environment both for the patients, relatives and staff. We are looking for someone who is highly motivated to support the team and patients, willing to learn and demonstrates a “can do attitude” and who is flexible in their approach to patient care.
We offer an excellent working environment as part of a friendly, dedicated and professional team. NHS Pension Scheme transferable or Group Pension Scheme. Child Care Vouchers, generous annual leave, and free onsite parking. We welcome any informal discussion. Please contact Kathryn Smith, Adults services manager via Support Services on 01253 359361 or Cathy Whittaker or Jennifer Carpenter- Inpatient unit sisters on 01253 358881
Applicants will need to be flexible to work the full range of shifts including shift patterns covering a 24 hour period where applicable, Bank Holidays and weekends.