- Job Type:
- Fixed Term Temporary
- Staff Group:
- Nursing & Midwifery Registered
- Pay Scheme:
- Agenda for change
- Pay Band:
- Working pattern:
- 7 Hours/Week
- Closing Date:
- Interview Date:
Fixed Term till March 31st 2013 with possible extension.
Job Share 7 hours
Do you have a passion for Palliative Care, and want to make a difference for people with palliative care needs their, families and their carers?
We are looking for an innovative, proactive and passionate nurse to join this existing team. To build on the current developments within Tower Hamlets.
You will be job sharing and expected to provide expert generalist palliative care advice and be able to demonstrate excellence in clinical practice, acting as an advisory resource for information advice and support for colleagues.
As part of Barts Health you will join Tower Hamlets Palliative Care Centre and provide daily clinical support in our existing team based at Mile End Hospital.
You will work closely with all Primary, Secondary and Tertiary care services in the Tower Hamlets area and working with the Care Homes will be essential.
The post holder will be responsible for building on existing best practice “End of Life Care Tools” Gold Standards Framework (GSF), ,Liverpool care Pathway(LCP) in the community and develop Preferred Priorities for care, advance care planning working closely with key stakeholders e.g. GPs , District Nurses, Specialist Palliative Care Services , you will provide a key role for providing and promoting education, supporting and up skilling staff within the care homes to ensure patients preferred priorities of care are achieved., and carers are supported.
If you are a qualified RGN with at least 5 years post registration experience, of which 2 years have been working as a senior nurse in primary care, and you have palliative care experience, and are able to demonstrate palliative care skills, we would like to hear from you!.
You will need excellent communication skills, in liaising with various professionals and services both internal and externally as this will be essential to the role.
For Further information or an informal discussion please contact Lilette Denton Manager on 020-8121-4399 or Mobile 07870681658 email Lilette.firstname.lastname@example.org