St Barnabas Hospices
Clinical Nurse Specialist – Respiratory
St Barnabas House, Worthing
37.5 hours (part-time also considered)
£37,220 – £47,250 p.a. depending on depth and variety of experience in a similar role
St Barnabas House provides specialist palliative care to adults in the Worthing, Adur, Arun and Henfield areas through a range of services, including in-patient care, day hospice and community care.
Do you have a passion to care for people with advanced, progressive lung disease? Currently we are seeking highly motivated nurses and/or physiotherapists with specialist respiratory knowledge, skills and experience of palliative care to join our team. Our aim is to deliver enhanced supportive care and palliative care to people with advanced progressive respiratory disease with a focus on non-cancer patients
The ideal candidates will have a flexible proactive attitude and innovative approach to care delivery. They will work alongside our Palliative Care Consultants, existing Clinical Nurse Specialists and the wider multidisciplinary team to deliver a high-quality patient-centred service. They will be expected to have excellent communication skills, be highly organised with recent palliative care/community experience.
This is an exciting time to join us at St Barnabas Hospice as we grow our community specialist palliative care team to support more people at end of life across 7 days a week.
This role involves:
For an informal discussion about the role please contact Ellie on
Closing date: 31 st January 2020 Interview Date: w/c 10 th February 2020
An enhanced DBS will be sought, if you are successful in this role. The safe recruitment of staff at St Barnabas Hospices is the first step to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults in our care. As an employer we expect all staff and volunteers to share our commitment to safeguarding.