Do you have a passion for End of Life care?

Education, support and teaching?

Do you have a high level of clinical skills and strive for high level Nursing care?

If so then this is for you!

University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust is committed to improving End of Life care in a robust and person centred way. The End of Life Care Facilitator will work collaboratively with key stakeholders to deliver initiatives and develop programmes of education and training based on the current national guidance and policy and deliver these to all health and social care providers across all health and social care settings in order to ensure high quality care. The Facilitator will also audit and evaluate the outcomes of the educational programmes.

The role offers some flexibility and will require you to work independently and as part of a wider team. In return we offer a period of induction into the role, training where appropriate, some flexibility with working hours and a high level of job satisfaction.

This is a full time role working 37.5 hours per week.

In return we will offer:

  • Development opportunities, including both professional and leadership development, together with an opportunity to work across some or all of our 5 sites depending on specialty
  • Support through every step of the way from recruitment to when you join our team and beyond
  • Friendly, supportive and caring colleagues
  • A variety of other staff benefits including employee assistance programme, discounted gym membership, onsite fitness classes, car schemes

Key facts about our Trust:

  • Every day our hospitals see more than 4,000 outpatients
  • We see more Trauma & Orthopaedic outpatients than any other Trust – over 3,300 per week
  • An average 860 patients are seen in A&E every day – the 6th largest in the country
  • Our hospitals admit more than 220 emergency patients every day
  • We carry out more planned surgical operations than any other Trust in England with almost 50,000 operations taking place in our 52 operating theatres
  • We are one of only 5 Trusts nationally with more than 50 operating theatres
  • We carry out more than 300 elective procedures each working day
  • We employ 12,000 staff across our 5 hospital sites
  • We have a Director of Allied Health Professionals who is committed to provide leadership, progression and direction to AHPs

Closing date of applications: 27 January 2021

Interview date: 9 February 2021

Due to COVID-19 and the Governments guidance on social distancing your interview may be carried out via Microsoft Teams. If this is the case you will be notified in advance so that if you don’t have the app you can download it either on to your phone or computer/laptop. The download is free of charge. Where your interview is face to face, the Trust will ensure social distancing. You will be required to wear a mask on all UHDB premises; this includes Covid-19 secure areas. If you have Covid-19 related symptoms or you have been instructed to self-isolate by track and trace and have been invited for a face to face interview please request a Microsoft Teams interview.

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For further details / informal visits contact:

Claire Shaw – Palliative Medicine Matron

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 07384903344