We are currently recruiting for a Unit Sister/Manager to be responsible for the effective and efficient operational management at Mount Edgcumbe Hospice. You will be focused on ensuring that care is maintained and delivered at an exemplary standard for people who are in the last years of life and require specialist palliative and end of life care. Areas of responsibility include budget control, clinical governance, staff development and training. The post holder will be expected to provide professional leadership within the clinical areas and provide direction and inspirational leadership of all staff within the accountable area.
The successful candidate will be a Registered Nurse with evidence of significant continuing professional development. You will have exceptional leadership/teaching skills and have practice knowledge of palliative care. Excellent communication skills are required and you should be up to date with current issues and developments in healthcare. The successful candidate will have previous supervisory experience, possess a wide variety of clinical skills and competencies and have the ability to manage situations in a challenging environment.
Benefits include free parking, generous holiday, pension and membership to our health scheme.
Closing date: Thursday 10th June 2021