Registered Nurse

Sue Ryder

The closing date is 24 July 2024

Job summary

We are looking for compassionate and kind nurses to join our team. You will be vital to ensure that each patient, and their family, receives individualised, specialist care.

You will work on our busy 15-bed in patient unit alongside our multi-professional team.

We have many other benefits:

Company pension scheme (or a continuation of NHS pension*)

27 days holiday (pro rata) - rising to 33 with length of service plus bank holidays

Enhanced maternity and paternity pay

Enhanced sick pay

Corporate discount with hundreds of retailers and services

Competitive enhanced pay for nights (30%), weekends (30%) & public holidays (60%)

Staff discount of 10% on new goods online at shop.sueryder.org

Cash referral bonus scheme

Free onsite parking

Free uniform

Greatly subsidised hot and cold food from the in-house kitchen.

Structured induction programme and learning and development opportunities

Main duties of the job

Assess, plan, implement and evaluate individualised care using evidence-based practice.

Work within the MDT.

Maintain good records management using our electronic system.

Carry out all clinical procedures, including various pain and symptom management treatments.

Partake in education and training.

Partake in our quality and governance programme, like completing audits.

About us

Be there when it matters!

There has never been a more important time to provide high quality, specialist end-of-life care to support patients and their families.

Who are we:

We are St Johns Hospice, in Moggerhanger, Bedfordshire.

We are a CQC Outstanding rated hospice and provide compassionate and expert care in the hospice and the community.

We are a close and supportive team looking to welcome new people and new ideas.

We offer you the time to holistically care for your patients and their families.

We offer palliative training and many educational opportunities.

We have a peaceful environment surrounded by beautiful gardens, fields and visiting wildlife.

Our aim at St Johns is to retain, support and develop our teams whilst providing outstanding care.

We are always eager to welcome potential candidates into the hospice for a visit either before applying or during the application process. Please do contact us to arrange a visit.

We aim to give all candidates the opportunity to perform at their best during our recruitment and interview process so please let us know if you require any adjustments made. Please see more details on the link below:

https://www.sueryder.org/jobs/equity-diversity-inclusion

Date posted

24 June 2024

Pay scheme

Other

Salary

£27,805 to £30,582 a year 30% enhancements for nights and weekends

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time, Part-time

Reference number

B0475-24-0136

Job locations

Sue Ryder Care

St. Johns Road

Moggerhanger

Bedford

MK44 3RJ


Job description

Job responsibilities

We are looking for compassionate and kind nurses to join our team. You will be vital to ensure that each patient, and their family, receives individualised, specialist care. You will work on our busy 15-bed in patient unit alongside our multi-professional team.

Some aspects of the role are to:

Assess, plan, implement and evaluate individualised care using evidence-based practice.

Work within the MDT.

Maintain good records management using our electronic system.

Carry out all clinical procedures, including various pain and symptom management treatments.

Partake in education and training.

Partake in our quality and governance programme, like completing audits.

Job description

Job responsibilities

We are looking for compassionate and kind nurses to join our team. You will be vital to ensure that each patient, and their family, receives individualised, specialist care. You will work on our busy 15-bed in patient unit alongside our multi-professional team.

Some aspects of the role are to:

Assess, plan, implement and evaluate individualised care using evidence-based practice.

Work within the MDT.

Maintain good records management using our electronic system.

Carry out all clinical procedures, including various pain and symptom management treatments.

Partake in education and training.

Partake in our quality and governance programme, like completing audits.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • NMC registered, ideally with post-registration experience in palliative, end of life care.
  • Ability to be flexible, positive and work within the wider team.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Live our values of Supportive, Impactful and Connected and practice our attached behaviours.
Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • NMC registered, ideally with post-registration experience in palliative, end of life care.
  • Ability to be flexible, positive and work within the wider team.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Live our values of Supportive, Impactful and Connected and practice our attached behaviours.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Additional information

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

Sue Ryder

Address

Sue Ryder Care

St. Johns Road

Moggerhanger

Bedford

MK44 3RJ


Employer's website

https://www.sueryder.org (Opens in a new tab)

Employer details

Employer name

Sue Ryder

Address

Sue Ryder Care

St. Johns Road

Moggerhanger

Bedford

MK44 3RJ


Employer's website

https://www.sueryder.org (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

Healthcare Recruiter

Hannah Butcher

hannah.Butcher@sueryder.org

Date posted

24 June 2024

Pay scheme

Other

Salary

£27,805 to £30,582 a year 30% enhancements for nights and weekends

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time, Part-time

Reference number

B0475-24-0136

Job locations

Sue Ryder Care

St. Johns Road

Moggerhanger

Bedford

MK44 3RJ


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