Job opportunity

Team Leader – Hospice at Home


37.5 hours per week (part time also considered)


£41,700 – £46,390 (depending on depth and variety of experience)

Closing date: 9 January 2022

About the role

We are looking for a highly organised and enthusiastic nurse to work as Team Leader, in our

Hospice at Home Team.  Working as part of the Senior Nurse Team, you will be an experienced Registered Nurse, with at least four years’ post registration experience, knowledgeable in the delivery of compassionate end of life care and committed to maintaining high standards of individualised care.

You will need:

  • Excellent communication skills and experience in working across a wider multi-disciplinary team.
  • To be an organised self-motivated individual, with strong clinical and leadership skills
  • Experience of leading a team of nurses and healthcare assistants.
  • 2 years knowledge and experience of palliative care and/or oncology and evidence of further education in this area.
  • Experience of working with patients at end of life in the community.

A full driving licence is essential for the role.

Download the full job description here

About us

St Barnabas Hospices provide specialist palliative care to adults in the Worthing, Adur, Arun and Henfield areas through a range of services, including In-Patient care and community care.

We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We offer various family-friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, staff engagement forums, facilities and services to support staff from different backgrounds.


  • Enrolment onto our company pension scheme or the option to continue in the NHS pension scheme
  • Up to 35 days’ annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Free parking
  • On-site education support
  • Option to join Healthcare Cash Plan
  • Corporate rate gym membership.

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

An enhanced DBS will be sought, if you are successful in this role. The safe recruitment of staff at St Barnabas Hospices is the first step to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults in our care. As an employer, we expect all staff and volunteers to share our commitment to safeguarding. The information you provide on your application form is the only information we will use to decide whether or not to short-list you for interview.

Apply now

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Kathy Mardle-Aylett, Head of Community Services on 01903 706361

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