John Eastwood Hospice are delighted to offer a 12 month fixed term/ secondment to Band 6 Ward Leader post. This post is based in John Eastwood Hospice and will take the lead for our 12 bedded specialist inpatient unit. Working alongside our existing Band 6 Charge Nurse and with support from our Band 7 Clinical Lead the successful candidate will take charge of the day to day running of our unit including patient care, managing bed state, rosters and staff management and audit and service improvement.

You will have excellent communication skills, energy and enthusiasm and be eager to take the most from this opportunity. In return, as well as joining a well established team you will be supported with training and development opportunities and encouraged to take forward an improvement project that will support your learning portfolio and your future CV.

This is an excellent opportunity to take up a senior role within Specialist Palliative Care and gain experience of ward management, as well as building relationships with the wider specialist palliative care services.

For further details / informal visits contact Denise Cooper Clinical Team Leader – 07900212063/ 01623 622626