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Band 5 Registered Nurse (Children's or Learning Disability with Childrens experience)


Location: Oxford

Type: Permanent - Full Time

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: Band 5 (£22,128 - £28,746) per year depending on experience

Closing Date: 27 Aug 2017


Are you the nurse we are looking for?

Are you motivated and creative and keen to make a difference to children with palliative care needs and their families? Do you want to provide real individualised care? If you are, we would love to hear from you.

You will need to be flexible in your approach to care and have good communication with experience of working in an acute hospital. You will work as part of a team including other nurses, nursery nurses, doctors, outreach nurses and volunteers.

No day is ever predictable in Helen House so if you’re looking for a new challenge in your career, why don’t you give us a call to talk our work through with someone who knows. Call the Helen House Care Team on 01865 794749.

The Charity:

Helen & Douglas House cares for terminally ill children, young adults and their families through exceptional hospice care. We provide medical, emotional and practical support, helping families deal with the implications of living with a child who will die prematurely, so they can make the most of their time together. As a charity we rely almost entirely on donations to support our families.

The Benefits:

Helen & Douglas House offer the following benefits: 
• 27 days holiday plus bank holidays (rising to 28 days after 3 years and 29 days after 5 years) 
• We are a direction agency for the NHS Pension Scheme. Membership to the NHS pension scheme is available to employees who have contributed to the NHS pension scheme in the previous 12 months.
• Eyecare voucher scheme 
• Childcare voucher scheme 
• Cycle scheme 
• Occupational sick pay and maternity pay 
• A flexible working environment 
• Subsidised staff dining facilities

What Next?

For further details please see the job description. If you have any questions  please e-mail or call the HR Team on 01865 794749. If you would like to have an informal chat about the role or a tour of the hospice, please do call and we can arrange with the Helen House team. 

For any internal candidates interested in applying, please contact your Team Leader initially for an informal discussion.

Please complete the application process through Helen and Douglas House website, unfortunately we cannot accept any CV's by email or via other websites/Job boards.

The closing date for the vacancy is Sunday 27th August 2017 and the interviews will be held on Wednesday 6th September 2017. 

Staff working for Helen & Douglas House are required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. Helen & Douglas House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.



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