Hours: Full and Part-Time Hours Available

Contract: Permanent or Fixed Term

Salary: £26,105.28 - £30,875.52 depending on experience plus enhancements of unsocial working

Closing date: Friday 6th August 2021

Interview date: Friday 20th August 2021

DBS: Enhanced with Adult Barring


About us:

St Wilfrid’s Hospice provides end of life support to the population of Eastbourne and the surrounding parts of East Sussex, from our stunning hospice building and through our highly skilled community teams. We are rated an ‘outstanding’ provider by the Care Quality Commission and have a clear vision of reaching increasing numbers of local patients and their families, in close collaboration with our community.

We provide a supportive working environment, which is demonstrated through our values: compassionate, professional, progressive and respectful and these are embedded in our culture. We have a dynamic learning environment which actively promotes and facilitates opportunities for career progression.

The Role:

Our people are vital to the future of St Wilfrid’s Hospice and it is essential that we recruit and retain the very best individuals and offer a supportive, engaging and rewarding working environment. We are seeking Registered Nurses to join our in patient unit team to provide outstanding care for patients and families at the end of life.

You will be currently NMC registered with recent relevant experience.

The successful candidates will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to use initiative and will be keen to build their own professional development.

If you are flexible, respectful and an empathetic team player and are looking to increase your hours or take on a new role, we would love to hear from you.


Benefits included:

  • We offer a generous holiday entitlement of 27 days per year plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Discounted cinema tickets
  • Employee assistance programmes
  • Additional training opportunities
  • Supportive working environment

To find out more please contact Ruth Bacon (Head of Inpatient Care) on 01323 434264 or Ruth.Bacon@stwhospice.org for an informal discussion about the post.

 If you are interested in applying then please download an application form below and return completed to [email protected] 

If you have any questions regarding your application please do not hesitate to contact the Human Resources Team on 01323 434292 or email [email protected] 


Job Description and Person Specification PDF

Application Form