Lymphoedema Team Leader

Greater London, England
Pay
£ 49000 - 50000 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
6 Nov 2019
Closes
11 Dec 2019

Job Description

We are seeking a committed and suitably experienced Nurse or Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist to lead the Lymphoedema Service at our clients Hospice based in Central London ( Travelcard Zone 1 ). This role is within easy reach of TfL and National Rail services.

An established charity-status centre of excellence for over 160 years, this specialist 19 bedded Hospice offers comprehensive palliative care to a wide variety of patients with life-limiting illnesses.

With the belief that their patients are entitled to live life to the fullest throughout their illness with dignity, empathy and respect - this unique London centre of excellence offers a very high standard of end-of-life nursing care.

You will work primarily to support patients attending outpatient clinics providing treatment, advice and education for patients, and advice and education for carers and healthcare professionals.

You will work as a Hospice Head of Department, and play an active role in working with the Hospice Senior Management Team to deliver excellence in service delivery, placing the Hospice at the forefront of its field, both locally and nationally.

You will be responsible for the day-to-day line management of a team of 2 lymphoedema practitioners, and an administrator

Person requirements

A Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist with full NMC/HCPC registration as appropriate.

To hold an approved certificate as a Lymphoedema Therapist (Folid, Vodder, Casely-Smith, Leduc or equivalent)

Current or recent UK-based Palliative Care experience.

Experience in the teaching of junior qualified colleagues and students.

The additional benefits of working for this organisation include:

- Private medical cover, including dental

- A choice of pension schemes, including continuation of NHS pension if applicable

- A relocation package for applicants moving from outside London

- Gym membership, for you and your partner

- Critical illness and Life assurance cover

- Childcare vouchers

- Employee 'service excellence' recognition rewards

- Discounts at local, national and online shops

- Interest-free season ticket loans & 'cycle to work' 'scheme; helping you commute and keep fit for less

We are a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of Healthcare staff.

As a nurse-led consultancy our detailed understanding of the complexity of such roles places us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers.

We are also able to provide reasonably priced professional local staff accommodation for applicants who may be considering relocation for any of our positions.

For an insight into Jarrodean as a Consultancy and for a summary of all current roles visit Apply

If this role is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.

Ref: LTL719/02

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