Band 5 Children's Palliative Care Nurse- Kent

  • Job Reference: ELB6CPNK06
  • Date Posted: 11 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: South East England
  • Salary: £18,500 to £25,000
  • Sector: Nursing > Registered General Nurse
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima Nursing Team is currently seeking an experienced Children's Palliative Care Nurse to fill a full time, permanent role in Kent. The ideal candidate will have an understanding of nursing care for children in need to end of life care.

The team provides professional, specialist, one-to-one care and support and access to life-enhancing facilities for babies, children and young people up to the age of 19. The hospice has specially adapted bedrooms, designed to enable an enhanced level of independence for young people staying.

This role will require you to work as part of an integrated multidisciplinary team, the purpose of this role is to facilitate optimum quality of life for children, young people and their families with life limiting or life threatening conditions. This will be achieved in collaboration with children, young people and families through the provision of specialist palliative care nursing interventions based on comprehensive holistic assessment, goal focused care planning and education and support to both patients and families, and for other health and social care professionals.

Requirements of the Children's Palliative Care Nurse role:

- You must be a Registered general nurse with a current NMC pin
- You must have at least 1 years previous experience as a Band 5 RGN
- You must have previous experience working with children, ideally disabilities/complex needs or delivering end of life care

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Children's Palliative Care Nurse position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

About us:

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.
We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.
We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.
The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.
*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.