Clinical Lead Hospice Outreach Team (Community Nursing)

£48,373.02 p/a

Are you an experienced, autonomous practitioner? Are you passionate about delivering quality patient care? Do you have a keen interest in palliative and end of life care? If so, then this might be the right post for you.

At an exciting time of development, St Michael’s Hospice are looking to recruit a Clinical Lead for the Hospice Outreach Team (previously Community Nursing).

As Clinical Lead for the Hospice Outreach Team, you will be responsible for leading the development of the specialist palliative care nursing offer in the local community, increasing service reach and making a real difference to the lives of those cared for.

A talented, compassionate and inspiring leader, you will provide strong visionary, clear and open leadership to the teams and ensure effective management, organisation, delivery and quality of services.

Reporting to the Head of Integrated Clinical Services – Nursing and Education, you will work with hospice staff and partners to support the delivery of the clinical strategy.

You will be a qualified nurse or allied healthcare professional with proven experience of working at senior level within a clinical setting.

Strong interdisciplinary team working skills are essential to ensure that teams are focused on the needs of the patient and working in a joined-up way to help patients to achieve their goals.

This is a pivotal role for St Michael’s Hospice, and as such you’ll be an inspiring leader, with a proven background of positively developing high performing clinical services.

If this is an opportunity that interests and excites you, then please contact us for an informal discussion. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse organisation and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

At St Michael’s Hospice we offer a friendly, team orientated work environment – a good pension scheme with the option to continue any existing NHS pension scheme membership, an Employee Assistance Programme, Benenden Healthcare, up to 29 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays, subsidised employee meals and free refreshments, free parking, supportive supervision and a proactive Education Department to support with your development. To apply for this position, please complete an application form. Please note CVs will not be accepted, unless candidates are unable to complete the application form due to a disability, in which case please contact the HR team.

It is a requirement for hospice employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, if you are working in a patient facing role, unless you have a medical exemption or are under 18. Before you start employment with the Hospice you will be asked to provide documentary evidence of your vaccinations or medical exemption.

Closing date: 4th July 2022

Get in touch

If you are interested in working for us then please contact Evelyn Prodger, Clinical Services Director, on 01424 445177 Extension: 5010 or email