Registered Nurse Cornwall

  • NHS
  • Full Time
  • London

Job Description

Title: Registered Nurse

Salary: £16.13 per hour plus enhancements

Hours/Contract: 81 hours per month

Contract Type: 9 month contract (maternity)

Based: Across Cornwall mixed home/office

Closing date: 6th December 2021

Interview date: TBC

An exciting opportunity has arisen for enthusiastic Registered Nurses to join our team in Cornwall.

You will work alongside a Clinical Nurse Manager and Senior Nurse as well as other healthcare professionals/agencies to provide an integrated and co-ordinated End of Life Care service that delivers care and support to people with terminal illnesses, whilst also offering vital emotional support for their families.

Using evidence-based practice to develop and maintain high quality, you will work collaboratively in the assessment and evaluation of patient care.

You will use your clinical skills to assess referrals to the service and ensure appropriate clinical care is delivered to enable palliative care patients to stay in their own home.

We are passionate about continuous improvement and are looking for nurses who share this passion to work with us to ensure the people we serve, and our staff are treated with respect and as individuals.

The Marie Curie Nursing Service is deployed in geographical regions which contain a series of smaller teams that are designed to provide a supportive staffing network.

What we are looking for:

  • RN Registration Level 1
  • Experience in NHS or other relevant care setting in palliative care
  • Ability to work in a complex and stressful environment and demonstrate appropriate coping mechanisms
  • Be a licensed driver with access to a car and a willingness to travel is essential
  • Organise your workload and work autonomously (predominately home based working)

What’s in it for you:

  • Continued access to NHS Pension Scheme (subject to eligibility)
  • Marie Curie Group Personal Pension Scheme
  • Season ticket loan
  • Loan schemes for bikes; computers and satellite navigation systems
  • Continuous development
  • Industry leading training programmes
  • Employee Assistance programme
  • Flexible Working

Marie Curie is committed to its values, which underpin our work. We take stringent steps to ensure that the people who join our organisation through employment or volunteering, are suitable for their roles and are committed to safeguarding all our people from harm. This includes our staff, volunteers and all those who use or come into contact with our services. We are dedicated to creating not just a safe place to work but also a supportive and rewarding one.

We are committed to a world where everyone can thrive and fulfil their potential. We are devoted to the social justice imperatives and organisational benefits of full diversity, inclusion and equity in the workplace, and are a Stonewall champion. We actively encourage and welcome applications from candidates of diverse cultures, perspectives and lived experiences.

This role will be subject to receiving a satisfactory Enhanced criminal record check.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early. Agencies need not apply.

About UsEvery day of your life matters from the first to the last. When you work for Marie Curie, you understand that better than ever. We’re a passionate, committed, and diverse team of more than 4,400 staff and 12,000 volunteers, here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. We offer expert care, guidance, and support, to help them get the most from the time they have left.

Everyone knows our daffodil, but it’s our warmth, creativity and care that touch lives. Here, we take the time to really get to know the people we care for and those who love them. And we do whatever it takes to give them the final days and hours they deserve.


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