Remember why you joined the nursing profession? Haven House Children's Hospice needs an experienced Nurse like you to be part of our forward-thinking organisation.

Our mission at Haven House is to provide the highest quality palliative and holistic care services to babies, children and young people and their families in our local communities.

We are extremely proud to have been voted 26th in the Sunday Times Best Not for Profit Organisations 2019. We believe this is testament to our committed and passionate team who offer the highest possible level of care which makes a difference to the families, children and young people during the most difficult of times.

Haven House is regulated by the Care Quality Commission and we were last inspected in August 2016 when we received a 'Good' rating.

As part of the clinical care team, led by the Clinical Nurse Manager, you will be part of a multidisciplinary team providing symptom management, palliative and end-of-life care, as well as planned and emergency short breaks both at the hospice and in the community.  As a Senior Nurse you will lead shifts and support the wider team to ensure high standards of care are delivered.

In return, we will offer you a supportive environment to develop your knowledge, skills and development, supported by our Neonatal and Education Lead Nurse.

This role is based at our beautiful woodland hospice in Woodford Green, offering free parking and easy access from the Central line.

For more information about the role, please download a copy of the job description and 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)
  • Pension Scheme (employer matching up to 7%)
  • Free on-site parking
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Eye Care voucher scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme


37.5 hours per week (part time hours considered)

Salary (Band 5)

£24,214 - £37,267 per annum plus London Allowance and unsocial hours payments

Closing date

Friday 13 September 2019 at 5.00pm although Haven House reserves the right to commence the interview process before the closing date.

Interview date

Interviews to take place on Thursday 26th September 2019.

To apply

Please download the application form and return to the Resourcing Team.

Haven House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. All successful applicants will be requested to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check subject to their role.

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