Staff Nurse – Hospice @ Home


Location: St Clare Hospice, Hastingwood, CM17 9JX

Salary: £26,035 – £30,946 per annum (depending on experience, plus 5% High Cost Area Allowance))

Hours: 37.5 hours per week, working a variable shift pattern between the hours of 8am and 8pm over 7 days.  We welcome part-time applications and job share applications.

Overview of role

Due to the expansion of the Community Services at St Clare Hospice We are looking to recruit highly motivated Registered Staff Nurse to join our Hospice at Home Team based at St Clare Hospice, working in the local community. You will be part of a team of Hospice at Home Team leaders and Nursing Assistants.

You will be required to share in the daily coordination of the caseload and the team of Nursing Assistants. Delivering high standards of specialist care, through a holistic approach to patient centred care for palliative patients in their own homes.  The role will involve collaborative working with our colleagues in health, social and voluntary sectors, working a variable shift pattern between the hours of 8am and 8pm over 7 days.

There are opportunities for career progression as a Community Nurse Leads and our Clinical Nurse Specialists.

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer excellent terms and conditions of employment and enhancements on our rates of pay for late, nights and weekend working.

If you would you like to be part of a friendly and supportive team delivering excellent specialist palliative care to patients their families and carers, please read the job description (link below) for further details.

In return for your commitment we offer a full induction into your role, a competitive salary and benefits package, company sick pay scheme and contributory pension scheme.

For an informal discussion, please contact:

Sonia Haigh, Hospice at Home Manager on 01279 773716 or by email [email protected]

Please read the job description (link below) for further details

Key Documents

JD and PS Staff Nurse [email protected]

Employment Details – 2021

Application Form DBS – May 2021

Equal Opportunities Form

How to apply

You need to complete a St Clare Hospice Application Form and submit with a cover letter stating why you feel you are suitable for this role (in particular, explaining how you fulfil the requirements set out in the Person Specification).

Please note: Your CV will not be accepted by itself and the application form must be fully completed.

Send your application documents to: [email protected]

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

If you are unable to download the documents or print the application form and would like to receive an application pack, or if you require any assistance regarding the application process, please telephone the HR Team, on 01279 773744.

Please state clearly which vacancy you are applying for.

St Clare Hospice is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Employment offers may be subject to receipt of satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks.

A note to agencies

We understand that agencies do search for opportunities to work with organisations such as ourselves. However we request that you do not contact us in relation to the vacancies advertised above. We respond to enquiries from individuals seeking employment directly.


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