Job | Full Time

Children's Staff Nurses

Northern Ireland Hospice

Carer Professions
Based on Band 5 (£24,907 to £30,615 per annum pro rata)
NI Children's Hospice is seeking to recruit staff nurses to join the Children's Services team.

Children’s Staff Nurses 

Who can apply? 
Applications are welcomed from
Registered Children’s Nurses

Registered Learning Disability/Adult Nurses with relevant experience working with Children

Band 5 on NHS scale (£24,907 - £30,615 per annum, pro rata for part-time).
Shift enhancements will apply

Full Time, Part Time and Waiting List (*shifts will include rotation onto night duty)

This is a combined role between IPU in Horizon House, Newtownabbey and Community. Hours will be predominantly worked in-house.

In a nutshell:
The Staff Nurse will work as a member of the Children’s Hospice Care Team, providing holistic care to life limited children with complex needs, and their families. 

He/she will participate in the assessment, planning and delivery of care to the children and the delegation of care to non-registered members of the care team promoting a philosophy of holistic care and active engagement of children and families.  The role will include working in the In-Patient Unit in Horizon House, and in the wider community once fully competent to do so. The role will require day and night duty (rotation onto night duty will be on a rota basis). 

What we offer:
Attractive Terms & Conditions apply including;

  • Matching of Terms and Conditions of Service if transferring from NHS (Salary, Annual Leave, Pension etc)
  • NHS salary scales
  • Generous Annual Leave entitlement which increases with service along with 10 Statutory days each year
  • Award winning Family Friendly Organisation
  • Focus on Employee Wellbeing
  • Training & Development opportunities

For further information, and to apply, please visit the "Vacancies" section on our website If you have any queries, please contact a member of the People & Development Team on 02890 781836 or 07596 339857.

The closing date for applications is Friday, 30 April 2021 at 4.00 pm (we recommend that applications are submitted at least 15 minutes prior to the closing time to ensure technical difficulties are not encountered).

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Closing Date

Friday / 30 April 2021 4:00pm

Contact Details

18 O'Neill Road
BT36 6WB
United Kingdom