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22.5 hours per week (negotiable)


£40,057 - £45,839 pro rata

'Our vision at Haven House is to deliver the best quality care for extraordinary children where and when they choose.’

Haven House Children's Hospice needs an enthusiastic nurse like you to be part of our Care Team. We are seeking a dynamic and experienced nurse to join our In-house team as a Deputy Lead nurse, supporting the team to achieve the highest quality palliative care services to babies, children, and young people in our local community. The In-house team are constantly learning and developing to ensure a compassionate and expert service is available 24/7, as and when required.

You will be part of a strong multidisciplinary organisation ensuring the team is providing symptom management, palliative, and end-of-life care, as well as planned and emergency short breaks. As In-house Deputy Lead you will be providing and ensuring high standards of care are delivered and be part of our on-call rota supporting staff while children and their families benefit from our range of therapies at the hospice in our wonderful woodland grounds, or at home.

In return, we will offer you an encouraging environment to develop your knowledge, advanced clinical skills and management role supported by our Senior nurses and Education team.

This role is based at our hospice in Woodford Green, offering free parking and easy access from the Central line.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all our staff to share this commitment. Employment is subject to receipt of satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check. Haven House is regulated by the Care Quality Commission and we were last inspected in March 2020 when we received a 'Good' rating.

If you would like to speak with someone about applying for the role, please contact Aisling Kilbane or call 020 8458 5857.

For more information about the role please read the person specification.


As an employee you will be entitled to the following range of benefits:

• Retention of your NHS pension (if applicable and subject to meeting NHS criteria)
• Agenda for Change long service holiday (if applicable)
• Relocation Allowance (if eligible)
• Pension Scheme (employer matching up to 7%)
• Free on-site parking
• Employee Assistance Programme
• Eye Care voucher scheme
• Cycle to work scheme

In line with the Department of Health and Social Care regulations, and as a CQC regulated provider, all workers will be required to provide evidence that they have been vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they are clinically exempt.

Closing date

Friday 19 August 2022 although Haven House reserves the right to commence the interview process before the closing date.