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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 27/06/2021.

Palliative Care Clinical Nurse Specialist

Job Reference: 824-HERTS-4286

Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Palliative Care
Herts Specialist Palliative Care, Hertfordshire
£32,933 - £39,681 PA inc. HCAS

Central London Community Healthcare (CLCH) is one of the largest community healthcare organisations in London and Hertfordshire, providing our services to diverse communities/boroughs in 11 London Boroughs - Barnet, Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Hounslow, Kensington and Chelsea, Merton, Richmond, Wandsworth, Westminster and Hertfordshire - Watford, St Albans, Potters Bar, Hemel Hempstead, Harpenden.

We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home.

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join an established Specialist palliative Care service in South West Herts based at Hemel One, Hemel Hempstead.

This role is full time


You will be:

  • A qualified nurse with appropriate skills and experience working in the palliative / End of life arena
  • A well organised. Flexible professional
  • Compassionate to the needs of palliative and end of life care patients/carers
  • An understanding of the 4 organisations who make up the palliative care providers in this divison
  • Used to working collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Have a wide range of IT skills and experience with use of Systmone
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge and skills of community nursing
  • Triaging skills to ensure the best outcome for our patients


In return we can offer you:

  • Preceptorship and fully supported inductions
  • Access to the CLCH Academy which provides continued education and training
  • Excellent professional development opportunities
  • Exclusive discounts across travel, shopping, utilities – with even more coming soon
  • Various Health & Wellbeing programmes to help with general, physical, and mental health
  • Staff networks that celebrate and support cultural diversity and inclusivity
  • Travel discounts including season tickets and cycle schemes
  • And much more…

Just as we care about our patients’ wellbeing, we care about yours!

We can offer you:

  • A comprehensive induction into the community service followed by a local induction to introduce you to the role
  • Single occupancy accommodation in Central London – (we can help you find accommodation in London, support you with your deposit)
  • Support with gaining your driving license *T&C’s apply
  • Car lease scheme *T&C’s apply
  • Flexible working options
  • Annual travel card loan
  • Training, support and development in your career

At CLCH we appreciate and are proud of the diversity in the communities we serve and the workforce we employ. Applications are open and welcome to anyone, regardless of your age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We are proud to say that we follow the workforce race equality standard and 28% of our senior staff (8A and above) are from a BME background. CLCH also has active BAME and LGBTQI networks.

Please be aware that all communications about this vacancy will be received to you via email and text message. Always check your inbox and junk mail folders and provide a UK mobile number if available.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) 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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