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Job vacancy details

Clinical Team Lead - Community

Department:
Clinical Support Teams
Salary:
£51,340 - £53,341 per annum FTE (HCA Inclusive)
Type:
Permanent - Part Time
Hours:
30 hours per week
Location:
Orpington
Closing date:
2 December 2020

Do you want to work for a forward thinking, progressive organisation that is highly regarded around the globe? Do you want to be part of a committed and supportive multi-disciplinary team that delivers empowering and compassionate nursing care supporting people at the end of their life? Then this role may be for you.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic leader to work alongside our Consultant Leadership Team to coordinate, lead and manage the daily activities and services for the people and families using our services. This post will provide a crucial role in supporting staff and driving forward our new model of care.

About us

St Christopher’s Hospice was founded in 1967 by Dame Cicely Saunders and formed part of the modern hospice movement. Proudly celebrating over 50 years and with a turnover of over £20 million, we provide invaluable care and support to over 7,500 people across the five London Boroughs of Bromley, Croydon, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark.

Most of our care is delivered within the community, either in outpatient clinics or people’s homes, with our in-patient beds as a back up to that care. Whilst St Christopher’s provides a 24/7 model of care, our community teams ‘out of hours’ service works until 10pm every day. Overnight, our advice and visiting service to the community is delivered from our inpatient unit who visit people at home.

Your new role

You will be responsible for supporting a team of experienced healthcare professionals to deliver a high-quality end of life service providing strong management and leadership. Your role will include contributing to plans for the development and sustainability of community-based care and rehabilitation.

To succeed in this role

You will need to be a specialist AHP (Physio/OT/SLT/Dietetics) with demonstrable experience of working in a clinical role within palliative care/oncology/Long term conditions. You will need to demonstrate strong interpersonal & leadership skills. Experience of working within a charitable healthcare organisation or similar would be advantageous but not essential.

Benefits of joining St Christopher’s

  • You will gain a stimulating and rewarding career with an opportunity to influence and make a real difference in the community
  • Access to excellent training and development opportunities
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Season ticket loans
  • A number of health and wellbeing schemes
  • A competitive contributory pension scheme and life assurance scheme with generous beneficiary plan
  • Access to plenty of free local street parking.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact either;

Please have a look at our website for further information on all aspects of St Christopher’s at www.stchristophers.org.uk and to apply for this position, please click the ‘Apply Online’ button below.

Closing date:    2nd December 2020 at Midnight

Interview date: TBC


Apply online
For any queries, please contact our recruitment line on 0208 768 4680

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