Palliative Care Nurse |£24000 per annum + benefits
Nursing & Care
Critical & Specialist


Role: Palliative Care Nurse

Location: East London

Hours: 37.5 hours per week (Monday-Friday)

Salary: £24,000 + 30-40% shift enhancements.


The main duties of a Palliative Care Nurse are to work in this well known Health Care Company, treating patients and delivering a high standard of patient care. As part of this you will:

  • Take responsibility for the care of children during the working shift
  • Develop recreational activities with assistance from the Play Specialist and provide stimulation for the children
  • To work alongside families to assess and evaluate plans of care in order to meet the needs of the child individually
  • Take the correct action to any safeguarding issues
  • Take responsibility for the storing, transcribing and administration of medicines ensuring that the medication policy is followed and that prescribed medication is only given as directed
  • Record the children’s activities and general health status and update the care plan daily
  • Liaise with other members of staff and keep the shift lead informed to enable the passing on of information at shift changes
  • Provide telephone advice to families
  • Take part in the discharge planning and with other professionals involved in the care of the child
  • Act as a mentor for the new member of the Care Team
  • Attend meeting and training as and when required

Why take this role?

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right Palliative Care Nurse to expand and develop their career working in a unique and challenging environment where you can reach your full potential and feel truly rewarded at the end of the day, with a company who will support you through your professional development.

Am I the right person for this role?

The new Palliative Nurse will need to be RNC/RNLD registered and have experience for caring for children and families with complex health needs and understand the benefit and impact of play



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