Hospice Community Nurse

Employer Information

NI Hospice

E: hr@nihospice.org

T: 028 9078 1836

W: https://www.nihospice.org/

Hospice Community Nurse

Community Based – North Coast


Based on Band 6 (£31,365 – £37,890 per annum pro rata)

Waiting List (Part Time and Full Time) for North Coast Team (office based in Ballymoney)


Working as a Hospice Community Nurse, as part of a team of nurses, the post holder will be responsible for the delivery of a specialist advisory service through the management of a caseload of patients within a community setting.

The post holder will act as a resource to health care professionals within primary care, Northern Ireland Hospice multidisciplinary team, Trust multidisciplinary teams, agencies and individuals.

This advisory and support role demands excellent clinical knowledge of specialist palliative care, effective communication skills and sound community awareness.  The HCN will have the ability to work independently and as part of the community and extended Hospice teams.  As a team member the HCN will contribute to a positive supportive working environment with an emphasis on team work and co-operation.

For further information, please refer to the Job Description and Specification below. If you have any queries, please contact a member of the People & Development Team on 02890 781836.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday, 27 January 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).

Please note all correspondence will be sent to the email address provided on your application form. Please ensure to check your 'junk/spam' folder as due to personal email security settings, emails can sometimes appear here. Any email correspondence will come from an email address ending in @nihospice.org.

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