IPU Registered Nurse – x2

Closing Date: 25/02/2020

Interview Date: 04/03/2020

IPU Registered Nurse – x2


Salary:            £24,214 – £30,112 – Band 5

(increasing to £24,907 – £30,615 as from 1 April 2020)


Post 1:            Full time – 37.5 hours per week on a float rota – maternity cover until 31 December 2020


Post 2:            Full time – 37.5 hours per week on a float rota – permanent


St Elizabeth Hospice improves life for people in east Suffolk living with a progressive or terminal illness. Our work is centred on an individual’s needs, which means specialist support, whenever and wherever it is needed, whether at home, in the community or at the hospice. Through medicine and therapy we ease pain; we give life purpose and make life liveable.


Our most recent Care Quality Commission report rated the hospice as “Outstanding”

Are you a Registered Nurse who wants to give the best possible care?   Have you thought about a career in Specialist Palliative Care at St Elizabeth Hospice?  We are looking for experienced Registered Nurses to join our IPU team.

At St Elizabeth Hospice we are not just offering a job, but the chance to make a real difference in people’s lives.  You will work within our multi-disciplinary team providing physical, psycho-social and spiritual care to patients and their families.   Ideally you will have IV, ward management and acute medical experience and happy to work in a fast paced environment.

We offer support with revalidation and ongoing CPD through both in-house and external education, including an in house palliative care programme.  NHS Pensions are transferable to the Hospice.

If interested please contact Sharon Cave, IPU Sister on 01473 727776 to arrange an informal meeting/tour of the hospice and to discuss opportunities.

Please state clearly in your application what post you are applying for.

Closing Date:             25 February 2020

Interview Date:          4 March 2020

For more information, please use the link to see copies of the job description and person specification.

Only applicants selected for interview will be contacted, and invitation to interview will be sent by email.

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