Nurse Manager - In Patient Unit
Nurse Manager – In Patient Unit
Reference Number: NO1724
£39,239 - £47,088
37.5 hours per week
Based: Liverpool Hospice
The Marie Curie Hospice in Liverpool is looking to appoint a Nurse Manager for our 30 bedded inpatient unit. The successful candidate will be accountable for ensuring that professional standards are reflected in practice. They will provide strong clinical and professional leadership and support a dedicated team to provide a high standard of specialist palliative care to patients and their carers.
Recent NHS experience would be an advantage and the ability to work in a rapidly changing environment is essential. Palliative care is becoming more acute, our stakeholder’s expectations of service delivery are changing and the hospice must ensure it is able to respond to changing needs. Whilst it is important that the successful candidate has an understanding of the needs of palliative patients this is not essential, experience from an acute setting would be an advantage.
The post holder should be able to demonstrate strong people management and leadership skills. The successful candidate will have a demonstrable understanding of change management and the ability to engage with a wide range of stakeholders internal and external. Our focus on quality is core to our business and the post holder must be able to work with colleagues to continuously improve the standard of care.
Closing date: 19th March at 5pm
Marie Curie Cancer Care aims to be an employer of choice and is committed to equal opportunities.
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