Job opportunity

Staff Nurse – In-House


37.5 hours, p.w. (part-time hours will be considered)


F.T.E. £25,090 – £31,310 depending on depth and variety of experience in a similar role

About the role

You’ll be responsible for delivering high-quality clinical nursing care, support, information and advice. Also, you’ll ensure that appropriate resources are available to provide care for CYP who access Chestnut Tree House services.

You’ll be proficient in clinical nursing assessment and a broad range of interventions for CYP and be flexible in meeting the needs of CYP with life threatening and life shortening conditions and their families.

This is a challenging but rewarding role, which requires dedication and commitment to ensure children and young people are at the centre of care.

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About us

Chestnut Tree House is the children’s hospice for East and West Sussex and South East Hampshire, providing specialist palliative care for children and young people with life-shortening conditions.

We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, staff engagement forums, facilities and services to support staff from different backgrounds


  • Enrolment onto our company pension scheme or the option to continue in the NHS pension scheme
  • Up to 35 days’ annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Free parking
  • On-site education support
  • Option to join Healthcare Cash Plan
  • Corporate rate gym membership.

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

An enhanced DBS will be sought, if you are successful in this role. The safe recruitment of staff at St Barnabas Hospices is the first step to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults in our care. As an employer we expect all staff and volunteers to share our commitment to safeguarding. The information you provide on your application form is the only information we will use to decide whether or not to short-list you for interview.

Apply today

For further details and an informal discussion about the role please contact the Clinical Managers, Anna Jones or Melissa Hancorn on 01903 871824 / 871822

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Other roles you might be interested in

We have a range of jobs available at the hospice and in our charity shops which we regularly have vacancies for, covering East and West Sussex.