Jasmine – Nurse Specialist (Palliative Care)

  • Jasmine
  • Jan 03, 2019
Full time Nurse

Job Description

Location: Cayman Islands

Salary: KY $45,000 to $60,000 (USD $54,033.00 - $67,242.00)

Person Specification:

Candidates will be responsible for providing direct nursing care for Hospice and Palliative patients in their homes and in the Hospice in patient facility.

Candidates with specialised training in Hospice and Palliative Care are preferred e.g. CHPCA certification, however candidates with experience working in-inpatient Hospice/palliative care units or similar background will be considered. 

 Candidates must be able to obtain a license to practice with the Cayman Islands Nursing and Midwifery Council. A driver’s licence and own vehicle are essential. Candidates must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and must be prepared to work extended hours when necessary.

 A minimum of four years post- registration experience and at least two years Hospice and Palliative care is essential.

 Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Provide nursing care to persons with terminal and chronic illnesses;
  • Provide nursing care both in the home and the CHC Inpatient Unit;
  • Provide physical and emotional support to family and friends;
  • Provide bereavement support;
  • Produce clinical documentation as required;
  • Liaise with GP's, social workers and/or district nurses;
  • Liaise with volunteers.

Benefits: As per the Labour Law in the Cayman Islands

Job Category

Registered Nurse

City

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands