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Community Palliative Care Clinical Nurse Specialist

Band 7

Main area
Palliative Care
Band 7
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Harrow Community
£36,224 to £46,315 per annum inclusive
26/03/2018 23:59

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include four major acute hospitals including the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing, including Clayponds Rehabilitation Hospital, Meadow House Hospice, Denham Unit and Willesden Centre. St Mark’s & LNWH has a major teaching commitment and we have recently been awarded University Hospital status after being granted membership of the Association of UK University Hospitals.

Our values - HEART

Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting by being:

  • Compassionate
  • Responsive
  • Innovative

We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.

Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.

  • H onesty
  • E quality
  • A ccountability
  • R espect
  • T eamwork

These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.

Palliative Care Clinical Nurse Specialist

Would you like to empower and support people with advanced and progressive illnesses to maximise their individual quality of life and death?

We are actively looking to recruit a full time innovative and enthusiastic Clinical Nurse Specialist to join our progressive and well established team.

You should be working at Band 6 or above and have demonstrable experience of working in palliative care, oncology or managing patients with long term conditions at end of life.

It is essential you are a highly effective communicator with experience of working with a wide range of healthcare professionals. The role requires your ability to work both independently and as part of the multidisciplinary team.

In addition to providing specialist palliative care to patients with complex problems you will be a specialist resource to generic health and social care professionals, delivering education and training to develop their palliative care practice.

We can offer you a supportive experienced team environment, clinical supervision, on the job training and mentorship as well as excellent opportunities for formal training through a personal development plan.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Trudi Ratohwa / Tonia Canino
020 8382 8084

If you have problems applying, contact

020 8967 5199