Salary £25,280 - £29,100

FULL TIME OPPORTUNITIES –NURSE –  COMMUNITY PLANNED CARE

We are searching for an extra special Nurse who has experience , passion and pride when caring for children/young people and their families as well as supporting and developing staff. Claire House is a unique working environment; it stretches a person in many ways. We are looking for individuals who, at their core, are kind, proactive and take the positives from any given situation.

The Planned Care Service is a relatively new development where care is delivered within the community setting either at home or through day therapy in Claire House Wirral and Liverpool. We feel this is an exciting opportunity to shape future services to ensure choice in place of care is provided to meet the individual needs of families.

We recognise that working for a Children’s hospice is very different to that of the NHS and sometimes applicants are not sure which role best suits their experience. We hold Claire House values central to our recruitment process. Therefore, shortlisted candidates are invited to spend the day at Claire House. This day consists of; having a tour of the hospice, spending time with a mixture of professionals within the Hospice to Home team to find out more about the roles, having time to ask questions in a more relaxed environment. There are also short interviews, for which, each candidate will have time to consider the questions and reflect on their experiences to support their answers.

We offer additional payment for working regular weekends. You can also continue with your NHS superannuation scheme or join the Claire House pension scheme.

Please note all posts will commence 2nd September 2019

RSCN/RN Child with post registration experience of working with children and young people with complex health or palliative care needs. Community nursing and/ or mentorship qualification is desirable. Experience of, and ability to, work well in a small team is essential.

Should you require any further information or want to discuss these opportunities at Claire House please contact;

Lesley Fellows Integrated Care Service Lead/Nurse Consultant: Lesley.fellows@clairehouse.org.uk

If this sounds like the role for you, please read the job descriptions here and apply for this great opportunity using the application form here 

Claire House wants to meet the aims and commitments set out in its equality policy and will appreciate your help and co-operation in completing the Equality and Diversity form here.

Closing date for applications: Monday 22 April 2019

Interview day: Friday 10 May 2019.

Please note this date cannot be rearranged for individuals

This organisation’s recruitment and selection procedures reflect our commitment to equal opportunities and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Registered Charity No. 1004058