Posted 7 months ago

Staff Nurse Salary:                         Up to £30,924 per annum

Nursing Associate Salary:           Up to £24,000 per annum

Both positions require relevant qualifications and experience.

Hours:           Up to 37.5 hours per week


Do you want to make a difference to the lives of your patients and their families?

Do you want to work somewhere where you will be supported, valued and developed?

Do you have a passion for palliative care?

Katharine House Hospice will help you to be the best nurse you can be.

This is an exciting time to join our dedicated care team as we strive to support more patients and families across Mid-Staffordshire.  The ideal applicant will work a rotational shift pattern, but we are willing to consider flexible working to suit the needs of the service

There is now an opportunity to join our dynamic team. We have an opening for either a Staff Nurse or a Nursing Associate within our 8 bedded In Patient Unit. If you are motivated and enthusiastic with excellent standards of patient care and outstanding communication skills this may be the role you are looking for.

The post holder will be expected to exercise a high level of professional autonomy and make clinical judgements using their knowledge and skills in order to provide a high standard of holistic patient care, developing and practising within the hospice’s clinical policies and procedures.

The post holder will demonstrate excellent team-working skills and be able to demonstrate confident decision making whilst maintaining and developing service quality by supporting a culture of continuous improvement. Staff Nurses must have current registration with the NMC, be educated to at least degree level or equivalent with a minimum of 6 months post registration experience desirable, and Nursing Associates must have current Nursing Associate registration with the NMC, or we would be willing to accept applications for those within 6 months of qualification.

We are driven in our aim to give patients the best possible care; if you are too, we would love to meet you.

Katharine House Hospice provides ongoing support with professional development, clinical supervision and access to staff counselling services. Uniform is provided along with free parking. We are also able to provide access to the NHS pension scheme if you are currently an existing member. Please note, an enhanced DBS clearance will be required for this role.

For an informal discussion regarding this position, please contact Carina Lowe, Hospice Lead Nurse on 01785 254645 or speak to one of our Senior Staff Nurses.

Application packs can be downloaded from the Katharine House website, or requested by contacting the Personnel Office on 01785 218257 or by email from

Closing date: 5pm on Monday, 22nd November 2021

 Please note: Completed applications may be emailed to or submitted as hard copies, by the closing date above; unfortunately we are unable to accept or consider CV’s

Expression of interest letter

KHH Application Form – Word document

PDF Amendable Application Form

JD Staff Nurse

Nursing Associate job description

Criminal Records Disclosure Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Values Statement


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