St Raphael's Hospice (SRH), has been well established in Merton and Sutton for many years,  It is now entering a new, exciting phase, becoming an independent stand-alone charity, in the next few months. We are working to deliver a high quality patient focused service, within our resources and capacity.

The Hospice provides a range of specialist palliative care services to a population of just over 400,000. A dedicated staff of 135 (plus around 40 bank staff) is supported by over 800 volunteers, based at the Hospice site, our fund-raising office and our 11 retail sites around the boroughs.

We are seeking to add to our team in order to enhance our responsive and flexible service delivery.

This post comprises of 8 Programmed Activities (PAs) 6 of these are for Direct Clinical Care (DCC), 1 Supporting Professional Activities (SPA) for Revalidation/CPD and 1 SPA for service development and teaching.  There will also be the opportunity to undertake a PA of DCC as an honourary Consultant supporting the Palliative Team at St Helier's Hospital (SHH) on a Tuesday morning as required.  In the future there may be further opportunities to work more closely with our palliative care colleagues at SHH.  *This is an indicative programme and the actual SPA allocation will be subject to review and be dependent on responsibilities and service development. 

The post holder will be based at St Raphael's Hospice, however, it is a requirement of your employment that you are prepared to work at any additional or different locations to support the demands of our service.  It is envisaged that the working day will from 09:00 to 17:30 (8.5 hours) with a 30-minute allocation for lunch (8:00 hours).  The Hospice is willing to be flexible around start and finish times in line with service requirements.  The post holder will be employed by St Raphael's Hospice. 

*Other benefits include discount in all our shops and our Orangery Cafe, Employee Assistance Programme, continuation of NHS Pension scheme for selected clinical roles, free eye test and Staff Pilates classes.  

Reference: SRH1 - 20

Location: North Cheam, SM3 9DX

Salary: NHS consultant pay scale 

Closing date: 27/09/20

Interviews week commencing: 12/10/20

Number of vacancies: 1 post 

In the event of a large number of applicants, St Raphael's Hospice reserves the right to close a job vacancy earlier than indicated.