About the role
The Haven is looking for a highly motivated and compassionate, empathic registered nurse who understands the physical, emotional and practical challenges encountered by patients, their families and carers affected by a life limiting illness and bereavement.
This new post offers an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and creative individual to work for a very successful, nationally recognised charity and to play a key role in the further development of a vibrant programme of digital support services to ensure sustainability of meaningful activities that meet the needs of current and future clients and help them to continue to face the future with hope.
The role is full time, Monday to Friday for 37.5hrs per week. The salary is £29,513 to £39,526 depending on experience.
The Haven works flexibly and welcomes applications from people who may not wish to work full time.
You will need excellent communication skills and will need to be highly motivated, well organised and prepared to work in a very demanding voluntary and community sector environment. You must be able to demonstrate a commitment to quality and to putting patients and families at the heart of all that you do.
You will be able to demonstrate some knowledge and skills in some or all of the following areas: cancer, dementia and a range of neurological long term conditions; self- management, supportive and palliative care; carer and family support.
You will have a proven track record in acting with integrity, treating all with respect and of working collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
About the Haven Centre
The Haven is an equal opportunities employer and all applicants for posts receive equal treatment irrespective of ethnic origin, gender, disability, religion, sexuality, and age.
All applications will be accessed on receipt and candidates who are successfully shortlisted will be invited to attend a 1st stage interview to do a 10 minute presentation. Interviews will be held using Microsoft Teams and all applicants will require access to a compatible internet-connected device and a stable internet connection.
The closing date for applications is midday on Tuesday 30th November 2021.
Please note that we reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time if sufficient applications are received.
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