Staff Nurse – Maternity Cover

Portsmouth, Hampshire

Job Title: Staff Nurse – Maternity Cover

Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire

Hours: 30

Salary: Band 5

DBS check required? Yes

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Job Description

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Staff Nurse, In-Patient

30 hours per week, Fixed term to cover a period of maternity leave

Band 5

£12.38-£15.40 p/h

An opportunity has arisen for a motivated and experienced Staff Nurse to join our In-Patient Unit on a temporary basis.  You will be expected to contribute to and deliver programmes of care for our patients.  You will carry out all forms of care without direct supervision, and where necessary supervise junior members of staff.

Role Profile

We are seeking an RGN registered Nurse who has a demonstrated history of post qualifying experience.  Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills are key to this role. The successful candidate will have a passion for palliative care along with the desire and motivation to develop specialist skills in a hospice environment. The successful candidate will be required to work days and alternate weekends.

Company benefits:

NHS pension will be retained if transferring from the NHS, other benefits include:

  • Regular inhouse education clinics
  • Free hot drinks and subsidised hot/cold meals menu
  • Free Parking at the Hospice (subject to availability)
  • Employee Assistance Programme available
  • Continuous service recognised if transferring from NHS
  • Average employee to patient ratio is 2:1
  • Regular supervision and opportunity to develop on existing skills
  • Shift allowance given for weekend, evening and bank holiday working.
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