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Telephone: 01704 544645
Address: Town Lane, Southport, PR8 6RE

Queenscourt Hospice is an independent charity that provides support for the people of Southport, Formby and West Lancashire. We care for patients with serious illnesses, enabling them to achieve the best possible quality of life at each new stage. We help to do this both in the Hospice and at Home through our In-patient unit, Queenscourt Connect and Queenscourt at Home services.

Please ensure you complete the application form in full. We do not accept CV’s or covering letters in place of a fully completed application form.

Registered General Nurse (In-Patient Unit) - Band 5
Full Time (Permanent) and Bank Positions available
Full time, Permanent - £23,152 - £30,203 (dependent on experience)
Bank - £23,152 pro rata

We are looking to appoint a qualified, experienced, motivated, enthusiastic and knowledgeable practitioner with post registration general nursing experience and good IT skills. The successful applicant will work predominantly on our Inpatient Unit but will be expected to work in other areas of the organisation as required. There is a rotational shift pattern working early, late and night shifts. Comprehensive induction and training programme will be provided for successful applicants. 

Job Description and Person Specification

Queenscourt supports NHS pension scheme for employees with eligibility; provides subsidised staff meals; free car parking, opportunity for development along with excellent staff support and training.
Please specify in your application if you are applying for the Full Time or Bank positions.

For an informal discussion please telephone Laura Webster, Clinical Services Manager or Kristina Ackers, Ward Sister on 01704 544645
Closing date midnight, Sunday 18th August 2019.

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Palliative Care Nurse Specialist (Band 7)
£33,302 - £43,904 pro rata (salary dependent on experience)
Permanent, Part Time (3 Days)

The post-holder will mainly work within the community but also into the local acute hospital at weekends and bank holidays as required. You will be a first level RGN with five years post registration experience; Educated to degree level with Advanced Communication Skills training; Previous experience in a managerial role and senior level experience of working with cancer or palliative care patients along with educational/teaching experience.

You will also possess a V300 Non-Medical Prescribing qualification; Post-Graduate Palliative Care Qualification; An educational/teaching qualification (stand alone or as part of a degree) and clinical examination skills.

Job Description and Person Specification  

Please contact Helen Birch on 01704 517925 for further information or to arrange an informal visit.
Closing date midnight, Sunday 18th August 2019.

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Charity Shop Manager
£16,090 - £18,890
37.5 hours per week across any 7 days of the week
Full Time, Permanent

Duties of the role include preparing volunteer rota’s for shop cover; managing and supporting the volunteers including carrying out training and induction; ensuring the shop window and shop layout is always attractive and engaging to encourage footfall including as well as keeping the shop is clean and tidy. Stock rotation is also key in this role to ensure the maximisation of sales across all retail outlets, not just your own shop – so the ability to recognise what may sell well in our other outlets including ebay as well as your own shop and then arranging for the goods to be passed across is essential.

The successful candidate will have previous retail experience including using an electronic point of sale (EPOS) with excellent customer service skills. They will also have proven experience of leading a team to meet sales targets.

Job Description and Person Specification

Closing Date: Midnight Sunday 22nd September 2019

If sufficient response is received this advert could be closed earlier than the specified closing date, so please apply as soon as possible to ensure that your application is considered. Only those individuals shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

For further information please visit the website or call Sue Newth on 01704 517420

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Unfortunately there are no more vacancies at present.
Please check back soon for more updates, or have a look at our Bank Vacancies page

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