St Raphael's Hospice (SRH) is the Hospice for Merton and Sutton.  We serve a population of over 400,000 by providing compassionate and expert palliative end of life care where it is needed the most, in people's homes and residences or on site in our 14 room In-patient Unit. 

We are around 25% funded by the NHS with the majority of our income coming from donations, legacies and from our shops and community events.

We are currently seeking to recruit Band 5 Staff Nurses to join our busy In-patient Unit. The successful candidate should be an enthusiastic and committed registered nurse interested in the challenging but rewarding field of palliative care.

The nurses we are seeking should be flexible with good communication skills and have the ability to work as a member of a team. To be employed at Band 5 equivalent you will have had post-registration experience which should have been in the field of specialist palliative care/oncology. Appropriate Diploma level Palliative Care modules or equivalent are essential.

We are looking to recruit full/part time and bank posts covering full rotation, consisting of day/night/early/late shifts.

We can offer:

  • A supportive multi-disciplinary team
  • Free on-site parking
  • 27 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays
  • Opportunities for training and development
  • Discount in all of our shops and Orangery Café
  • Assess to the Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Continuation of NHS pension scheme for selected clinical roles
  • Free eye tests
  • Staff pilates
  • Clinical supervision with external facilitator

Reference: SRH6 - 20

Location: North Cheam

Postcode: SM3 9DX

Contract type: Permanent Full-Time

Hours: Negotiable

Salary Description: Band 5 equivalent

Closing date: 19/06/2020