Childrens & Young Persons Nurse

Havens Hospices
Competitive salary
08 Jun 2021
12 Jun 2021
Role Type
Start Date
Children & Young PeoplesNurse

Full or Part Time

Little Havens

Salary Band 5

We're looking for dynamic experienced Nurses to join our specialist 0-19 children and young peoples respite and palliative care team.

You will have experience in one or more of the following areas:
  • Nursing children & young people
  • Caring for children and young people with complex needs
  • Care of children and young adults with learning disabilities
  • Caring for young adults at transition stage
  • Palliative& bereavementcare

Based in Benfleet, South Essex, Little Havens Children's Hospice provides care for children & young people registered with a GP in the county. We are dedicated to looking after young people with life limiting conditions. We focus on the individual needs of the children and families we care for.

This is an exciting time to join our team as we are currently in the process of redesigning our servicestowork more effectively with children, young people and families; focusing on out comes. Our services are expanding to provide hospice based and community-based services fo r0-25 year old's.

Join our multidisciplinary team and you will discover this is a unique opportunity to provide high-quality respite,symptom management,specialist palliative and end-of-life care, and bereavement support in beautiful surroundings.

Havens Hospices Staff Benefits
  • 33 days annual leave (pro-rata) rising to 38 days with length of service (Including Bank Holidays)
  • A retention bonus of £500, upon successful completion of probation period
  • A recommend a friend scheme with one off bonuses ranging from £125 to £500
  • Salary sacrifice scheme for pension and annual leave purchase
  • Competitive pension schemes and NHS pension for continuing members
  • Learning and Development team committed to personal and professional development, offering a number of education opportunities including apprenticeships
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee referral bonus
  • Wellbeing sessions (monthly)

For further information or to arrange an informal visit; please contact Katie White, Head of Children's Services 07814 932 778.

Safeguarding statement.

Havens Hospices is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people andadultsat risk.Havensexpects all staff and post holders to share this commitment.References:A minimum of two referees must be obtained, one of which should be the current or most recentemployerand both should be able to testify to the suitability for the role and whether there is any known reason why any candidate should not work with vulnerable groups. The charity will request a check viaThe Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)for roles that require contact with children, young people and vulnerable adults and these must be obtained prior to commencing employment with the charity.

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