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Specialist Palliative Care Nurse

Job Reference: 209-A-19-2029925

Employer:
East Cheshire NHS Trust
Department:
Palliative Care
Location:
Macclesfield District General Hospital, Victoria Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire
Salary:
£37,570 to £43,772 per annum, pro rata

Whether you are just starting out in your career or are looking to use your skills and experience in a new role, East Cheshire NHS Trust is the right employer for you. An organisation with a real sense of community we actively support and develop our staff to ensure our patients receive the best quality care. Join our team and support our vision of delivering the right care first time, every time.


Are you an experienced RGN with a minimum of five years post registration experience with a high level of expertise in Palliative or Cancer Care? If so you may be the person we are looking for to join our team.

East Cheshire NHS Trust is committed to providing an excellent service for patients with specialist palliative care needs. The service covers both in the Hospital and community settings and works closely with our local hospice. The successful applicant will be working alongside a cohesive team consisting of Consultants in Palliative Medicine and generic Macmillan Specialist Palliative Care Nurses.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join our team. The post is suited to someone with palliative care skills and proven advanced communication skills. Non-medical prescribing would be an advantage although not a prerequisite as training will be given.

This post is Permanent

Hours per week: 37.5

Closing date: 3rd November 2019

Please be aware that this post requires an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, the cost of which is payable by the successful candidate.

If you have lived or worked abroad for 6 months or more in the last 5 years you will need to obtain an overseas police clearance. Further information can be found on the additional information links at the bottom of the advert.

To keep up to date with all of our latest Recruitment activity here at East Cheshire NHS Trust, take a look at our Careers website with lots of information on how to join our team and Facebook and Twitter pages, links to which can be found on the right hand side:

Visit our Facebook page: Careers at East Cheshire NHS Trust

Follow us on Twitter: @CareersECT

For further details / informal visits contact:

For further information please contact:

Joanne Humphreys

Lead cancer Nurse

joannehumphreys@nhs.net

01625661120




Please read the guidance for applicants and completing the application form documents prior to completing your application form (documents are located to the right).

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome all applications irrespective of age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, race or religion. The Trust is a Disability Confident Leader and as such, applicants with disabilities will be offered an interview providing they meet the minimum criteria for the post (outlined in the Person Specification). In order to facilitate applications from all members of the community the Trust is able to offer services including Braille Applications and Interpreting Services.

The Trust may close any advertised post before the stated closing date. We recommend that you apply as soon as possible.

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third party recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from apps.trac.jobs. You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, that as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website.

By applying for this post you are agreeing to East Cheshire NHS Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system. Please note, all communication regarding your application will be made via email, please ensure you check your junk/spam folders as emails are sometimes filtered there.

If you have not heard from us within 3 weeks of the advert closing date, regretfully you should assume that your application has been unsuccessful.



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