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Head of Community Services

Contract: Full Time Permanent
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Location: Welwyn Garden City, Herts
Closing Date: 22 Nov, 2017

We are seeking a strong, visionary leader to manage and develop our Community and Hospice @ Home Teams, promoting the widening access of patient services and the continuing improvement in the patient experience.

  You will ensure that the teams implement action plans for new service initiatives to meet the Hospice Strategy, ensuring collaborative integrated care both within the hospice and with partnership providers.  You will also provide professional leadership to ensure that staff are supported in the delivery of consistent and high standards of care and to enable and empower staff to develop practice and services. Developing partnerships with other organisations and professional networks to promote the development and widening access to our services will also be required.

To apply, you should be a Level 1 registered nurse with previous specialist palliative care or oncology experience.  You will also need a palliative care/oncology qualification and a relevant degree.  You will need to be a strong leader, able to support a multi professional team with diverse needs and to lead on change.  Car driver and access to your own car essential.

For more detailed information regarding the role and the person specification, please see the job description.

To apply for this position please complete the application pack and return to Jane Slater, HR Advisor either via email to Jane Slater or by post to 61 Bridge Road East, Welwyn Garden City, Herts AL7 1JR.