“I’m incredibly proud to wear my purple Bluebell Wood T-shirt and I’m passionate about the work we do here."
Mandy, Community Team Leader

£33,386 to £35,430 dependent on experience

37.5 hours per week – Part time may be considered

The role:

Our Nurses are at the heart of the outstanding home-based care we offer to children and young people with life-shortening conditions. This includes short break respite care and urgent care including end of life support. We want our nurses to spend quality time with each child and their family so that we provide truly personalised and holistic care and have lots of fun along the way.

Our community nurses also participate in our hospice on-call rota. The post will involve working shifts in-house and being part of a service that delivers care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. As a result of this the job will involve working unsocial hours including bank holidays, nights and weekends.

We are also recruiting for four Nurses in our in-house Care Team. Click here to find out more about those vacancies.

The requirements:

As a Community Nurse you will be expected to be qualified to RN Child with a current NMC registration. You will have knowledge and skills in technical nursing, with assessment and diagnostics skills. You will have extensive knowledge and expertise in caring for children and young people with life shortening conditions in a variety settings.

In return, we can offer you a fantastic working environment, company pension scheme, UK Health, free parking, 33 days annual leave, discounted meals and the satisfaction that you are providing a much appreciated service.

At Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice we value everyone who works with us, embrace individual differences and recognise that great things happen when we work together.

How to apply:

For informal enquiries please contact Judith Bentley, our Head of Care, on 01909 517 360 or email [email protected].

Download the job description and person specification here

Download your application form here

Please download the job description and person specification for more information and if you think you have what we are looking for, download and complete the application form above and return it to [email protected]  

Open days: Wednesday 18th March 2020 and Sunday 29th March 2020

If you would like to attend one of our recruitment open days to find out more about why Bluebell Wood is such a great place to work, please click here to reserve your spot

Closing date: Monday 13th April 2020

Interviews: TBC

Click here to read more from Community Team Leader Mandy Binney