Are you looking to provide holistic, family-centred, quality care in the community? Are you an RNC or RNA/RNLD with paediatric experience looking to build your experience in palliative and end of life care? We are recruiting for a Senior Palliative Outreach Nurse to help lead, develop and be part of our growing Hospice at Home service.

This is a wonderful opportunity to work in partnership with hospitals and community nursing teams to deliver care to a range of children and young people with a variety of complex health conditions. As well as providing clinical care, you will also develop play and recreational activities to provide appropriate stimulation to the children in your team's care.

As the Senior Palliative Outreach Nurse you will be team leader to a small group of nurses and HCAs (Play and Care Workers), taking responsibility for line management. You will lead your team in acting as key workers to a caseload of service users, managing shifts, and ensuring that all care is delivered in accordance with Richard House policies and procedures.

We’re looking for someone who is empathetic and resilient, can work under pressure, and can communicate sensitively with our families and colleagues. Experience managing junior nurses and small teams is essential, as well as lone working experience. It would also be great if you have a mentorship qualification and experience dealing with children with challenging behaviour.

This is a full time role working an average of 35 hours per week across weekdays.

For more information and to apply please go to our jobs portal.

Richard House is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults.  Successful candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

This job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. Please apply for this job as soon as you can, if interested.