Sterling Cross
17 Oct 2016
Woking, Surrey, England
Palliative care
Job level:
Deputy Manager / Senior Staff, Qualified (non-manager)
Full time
Contract type:
£ 26500 - 36800 Per year
Closing date:
14 Nov 2016

Location: Woking

Salary: £26,500 TO £36,800 per annum

Description: This outstanding hospice was opened in December 1996 and provide palliative care and support for patients and their families living in central Surrey.

Person Specification: As the Ward Sister you will deliver a high quality specialist palliative care service to terminally ill patients and to provide care for families, carers and those close to them.

As the Ward Sister you will be delivering a high quality specialist palliative care service to terminally ill patients and to provide care for families, carers and those close to them.

Aims of Role

To deliver proficient, professional and managerial leadership to staff.

To provide and maintain a high standard of nursing care.

To supervise and develop the knowledge and skills of junior staff.

To deputise for the Ward Manager and to be the ward representative in her absence.

To have 24 hour responsibility of the unit supporting the Ward Manager.

To initiate / facilitate developments in nursing practice in partnership with the Ward Manager.

To promote a relaxed and informal atmosphere in the hospice whilst maintaining a professional safe environment for patients, relatives and staff.

Benefits: As well as an excellent salary you will receive enhancements for Saturdays, Sundays, Nights, Bank holidays & Christmas Day and option to continue the NHS Pension Scheme.

About Sterling Cross

Sterling Cross is the UK’s leading specialist recruiter of vacancies within Pharmacy, Radiography, Nursing and Allied Health. We offer a unique recruitment service to pharmacists, radiographers, nurses, biomedical scientists, occupational therapists and physiotherapists which will significantly lower the costs associated with press advertising and traditional recruitment agencies, therefore generating vacancies that perhaps you would not ordinarily hear about! We charge no fees on placement and can therefore give unbiased recommendations on opportunities and jobs available.

We operate across the UK and our specialist career consultants within Nursing, Pharmacy, Radiography and Allied Health can help you to discover the vacancy and opportunities that suit you. Current clients include multiple and independent pharmacies, NHS Trusts, Private Hospitals and Industry.

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