DO YOU HAVE A DESIRE TO HELP YOUR LOCAL COMMUNITY?

If yes, then why not come and work for a local charity.

Your local hospice, The Norfolk Hospice, Tapping House is looking for an exceptional person.

We are looking to recruit the following:

Registered Nurse (Band 5/6 equivalent)
Salary: Up to £29,925 (FTE) + enhancements for unsociable hours
Hours: Part time or Full time up to 37.5 hours
Holidays: 25 days plus 8 days public holidays (FTE) 

The aim of this unit is to provide support and care to patients with a wide range of symptoms associated with a life-shortening illness. Our unit has nine individual bedrooms with en-suite facilities, their own patio and garden views.  In addition there is plenty of room for family and friends when they visit which includes access to our wonderful gardens.

The post holder is responsible for delivering a high standard of care to all patients within the Hospice Inpatient Unit. This will be based upon evidence-based practice in line with legal requirements, statutory rules and Hospice policies relating to practice and the NMC Code of Conduct. You will be responsible for co-ordinating the overall care on the ward in the absence of the Team Leader or Ward Manager and support them in the efficient, safe running of clinical areas. You will be involved in helping to facilitate the education and support of qualified and unqualified staff and participate in the development of nursing practice on the unit.

The post-holder may be required to work in other clinical areas as appropriate to meet the needs of the service as directed by the Nurse Manager or nurse in charge and will participate in internal rotation to night duty and unsociable hours working to meet the needs of the service.

The post will cover day and night shifts. Full and part time applicants will be considered.

Our modern building is located in peaceful and picturesque grounds and offers plenty of free parking.

For further information please contact us by email: [email protected]

To apply for this role please see below for a full job description, employment application form and equal opportunities form.

Please complete these and return along with a covering letter to - Lynn Lockheart, The Norfolk Hospice, Tapping House, Wheatfields, Hillington, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6BH, or by email to [email protected]

Job Description (PDF)
Application Form (Microsoft Word)
Application Form (PDF)
Equal Opportunities Form (Microsoft Word)

Closing date Sunday 29th April. No CVs or agencies please.