Nursing Team Leader

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Registered Nurse to join our award winning team.  You will be passionate about palliative care, supporting and motivating the Nursing team on our 12 bed Inpatient Unit (IPU). 


About Garden House Hospice

Following the successful launch of our innovative new Frailty Service earlier on this year, Garden House Hospice Care were announced as winners at this year’s Palliative and End of Life Care Awards in London.


The award celebrates exceptional teams who have made a real impact in improving the overall quality of life for individuals facing serious illness, demonstrating collaboration between different stakeholders; acute hospitals, community health professionals, care providers and hospices.


Our low patient to Nurse ratio allows us to provide the highest standards of individualised care to enhance the quality of life for our patients and their carers/families. 


We offer continuation of Pension & Long Service for those joining from the NHS.


What does the Nursing Team Leader role involve?

You will support the Inpatient Unit Manager to ensure optimum care standards for patients and their families.  You will be a Registered Nurse with NMC Registration, supporting and overseeing nurses, AP’s, NA’s and HCA’s as well as student nurses to deliver direct and indirect care.  You will be compassionate with a good understanding of the needs of patients living with life limiting illness and their loved ones.


To find out more about our Inpatient Unit please follow the below link:


Why work for us?

You’ll have opportunities to grow and develop your skills as part of a committed and talented team with career progression, the opportunity to be involved in developing new initiatives, Learning & Development programmes and Continuous Professional Development. We reward our staff with autonomy in their role and a supportive culture that encourages healthy work life balance.


We recognise that our staffing team are our greatest asset. Recruiting, developing and retaining our staff is a high priority for us, amongst the benefits we offer to support this are:

  • Continuation of NHS pension & NHS long service recognition if you have worked within the NHS within 12 months of your GHHC start date
  • 27 days annual leave + Bank Holidays + additional holiday @ 5 & 10 years
  • Free on-site parking
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Blue Light & Charity Worker Discount
  • On-site catering
  • Cycle to work scheme


Take the next step of your career today and join us as we innovate our care for the future. If you would like to discuss the role further or arrange an informal visit, please contact Nicola Grimes on 07535 586951 or email


Closing date for applications: 16th August 2024. Please note that we are actively reviewing applications and interviews will be held on a rolling basis. The ad may close early if a successful candidate is found. If you have not heard from us within 28 days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.


Garden House Hospice Care are proud to be disability confident and reasonable adjustments will be made for applicants with disabilities. We can only accept applications from candidates with the Right to Work in the UK. Safeguarding is of paramount importance to us; all successful candidates are required to undergo a DBS check, regardless of role.

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