Staff Nurses - Palliative Care

Full and Part Time hours

£22,530.29 - to £27,536.77 (pro rata) per annum plus enhancements. Dependent on experience and qualifications


We are looking for Staff Nurses to join the Hospice.  Applications are welcome from newly qualified Nurses.  Our patients are at the centre of everything we do and working within our team you will have time to care whilst supporting patients and their families, enabling them to live their life to the full. 

You will enjoy working in a challenging yet rewarding environment and have an interest in working within a palliative care setting.  You will be compassionate with a focus in holistic care and passionate about improving quality of life for those with a life limiting illness.

As a member of the In-Patient Unit you will be working within the nursing and multi-professional team to ensure a high standard of care to the patients.  You will actively participate in assessment of individuals’ palliative care needs, the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care. You will practice holistic nursing care without direct supervision as well as participating in the supervision and mentorship of qualified staff, student nurses, volunteers and unqualified staff.

At St Michael’s Hospice we offer a friendly, team orientated work environment – a good pension scheme with the option to continue any existing NHS pension scheme membership, a wellbeing and resilience programme,  discounted gym membership, 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays, subsidised employee meals, supportive supervision and a proactive Education Department to support with development.

You are welcome to visit us for a tour of the Hospice, contact 01424 457970 and we will arrange this for you. You can also contact us on this number if you have any questions.

Closing date: 30th November 2018.

For further information please email us.