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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 24/06/2020.

Palliative Care Community Clinical Nurse Specialist

Job Reference: J222-A-20-0693

The Katharine House Hospice
Adderbury, Nr. Banbury, Oxon
£38,890 - £44,503

We have an exciting opportunity for a qualified nurse with post registration experiencein palliative care andward or community managementexperience to join our team of Clinical Nurse Specialists.

This is a 12 month fixed termcontract 22.5- 37.5 hours per week (0.6- 1 fte) working across our community with occasional rotation to the local hospital (dependant on the experience.) Working days will predominantly cover Monday to Friday with flexibility to cover the occasional weekend.

The successful candidate will have sound knowledge of current issues in palliative care (including good symptom control knowledge), have advanced communication skills and be able to work collaboratively.

Salary £38,890 fte - £44,503 fte Dependant on experience

All staff benefit from:

  • 27 days holiday plus Bank Holidays (pro ratered)
  • An excellent pension scheme including access to the NHS pension scheme for existing contributors
  • Great opportunities for training and development
  • Free on-site parking at the hospice

For further information please see the below job description.

Application forms to be returned by 24 June 2020

Interviews may be held remotely via video conferencing, shortlisted candidates will be advised accordingly.

An Enhanced (Adult Workforce, Regulated Activity) DBS check is required for this role.

If you would like to discuss this role further please contact Sally Lester (CNS Team Lead) on 01295 811866 or email


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 applying from overseas.

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