Registered Nurse, Community

Location Chelmsford
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £29,536 - £34,751
Contact name: Sally Davis

Contact email:
Job ref: 001842
Published: 5 months ago




Are you a motivated, forward thinking, talented individual interested in delivering excellent specialist palliative care within a multidisciplinary team to patients and their families within mid Essex?


We are looking for skilled Registered Nurses to be part of our Community Team. You will be skilled in undertaking in-depth holistic assessments to identify patient needs and be able to plan and coordinate care to meet these needs. You will support our Hospice at Home teams to deliver high quality personal care to people at end of life in their own homes. Using your clinical skills, you will work alongside the MDT to provide excellent symptom control, psycho-social and spiritual support for patients who are under the care of the community teams supporting patients and their significant others through to end of life care.


Farleigh Hospice is the leading specialist palliative care provider in mid Essex, providing specialist support to patients and their families in both the community via our multidisciplinary locality care teams, and our inpatient unit. Our team at Farleigh has grown and evolved to meet the changing needs of the community we serve. 

As an organisation with a strong social purpose, we understand the strength we gain from having and supporting diverse teams. The different skills and experiences that colleagues from different backgrounds bring allow us to make better decisions, consider different views and be an altogether more interesting and cohesive place to work.


As an organisation keen to develop and retain our staff, we will provide successful candidates at all levels with:

  • Bespoke induction.

  • Principles of Palliative Care course

  • Access to educational opportunities provided by our internal Education Team

  • Opportunities for inpatient palliative care experience

  • Access to external study days and conferences


For a full job description, please click here.


We offer a great working environment, a competitive pay and benefit package, flexible working and a strong team to support you.

Generous benefit package detailed in job pack.


If you require further information, please view the job description or contact the recruiting manager Sally Davis (Interim Locality Care Team Manager) via email for an informal chat.


Please note we are unable to accept CVs emailed direct – please apply via the Farleigh website – thank you. 


If we receive a high number of applications, we will close the vacancy before the closing date.

Farleigh Hospice is committed to creating an inclusive working environment where diversity is recognised and celebrated. To achieve this, we welcome applications from all sections of the community. Farleigh Hospice operates a three-month probation period. Positions may be subject to DBS Disclosure. Charity Registration No: 284670.