St Luke’s is an organisation that is dedicated to enhancing the wellbeing and quality of life of all those affected by a terminal illness in Sheffield. No patient or family is ever the same, and our journey with each individual is unique. Through the provision of high quality care, support, compassion and respect, we aim to improve the lives of these people at some of the most challenging times of their lives.
Our values embody our way of working and they are Dignified, Compassionate, Inspired and Pioneering. Working for St Luke’s offers a real opportunity to make a difference to local people.
Are you committed to delivering high quality patient care? Do you have good communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team? Are you able to work in a highly emotive environment? If so, we would like to hear from you.
We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, experienced and motivated Community Nurse to join our community team. The successful applicant will be joining an innovative and forward thinking team, contributing to the delivery of high standards of clinical care across the community of Sheffield.
This post will deliver palliative and end of life care as part of the St Luke’s multidisciplinary community services delivering specialist skills in patient centred holistic assessment, symptom management, and effective clinical and advanced care planning. The role also includes participating in education and training both internally and externally to the organisation. The post holder will work under the direct clinical leadership of advanced practitioner level community nurses and will be responsible to the Lead for Community Service.
Applicants for these posts will be first level registered nurses with significant post-registration experience with a minimum of one year’s palliative care experience. You will be motivated, committed and have a flexible approach with a passion to progress. Evidence of continuing professional and personal development at diploma level is essential and you must be a car driver and owner in order to be considered.
All posts within the St Luke’s are eligible to join the St Luke’s Pension Scheme. Please note that St Luke’s is not part of Sheffield Teaching Hospitals or an NHS employer and the terms and conditions differ to the NHS benefits package.
All posts are subject to a DBS disclosure check.
You may apply online, or alternatively, applications can be via a CV and covering letter outlining your most current experience, your reasons for applying for the post and please provide examples of how you share the values of St Luke’s.
All applications should be emailed to [email protected] or post to Human Resources Department, St Luke’s Hospice, Little Common Lane, Sheffield, S11 9NE.
For further details and an informal discussion or visit, please contact Helen Smith, Lead for Community Services on 0114 235 7473.
St Luke’s is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all backgrounds