Staff Nurse (IPU) - East Cheshire Hospice

Staff Nurse (IPU)

“At East Cheshire Hospice I  feel valued and that my work is appreciated.”

Staff Nurse Band 5

Band 5: £25,655 – £31,534 plus 30%-night work, 30% Saturday, 60% Sunday enhancement (pay award pending)

We are looking for kind, dedicated people to help deliver exceptional care to people in our In-patient Unit.

East Cheshire Hospice is based in Macclesfield and supports patients and families from the High Peak and East Cheshire areas. We take time to see beyond the patient’s condition to the whole person and their family. Our highly qualified nursing team have time to help and support in a professional, caring and respectful environment.

We welcome informal visits and pre-application discussion. To arrange a visit, to discuss the role or for more information please contact either Claire Barber, IPU Manager at  or call 01625 610364 to speak to the HR team.



Early 07:30-15:30 Night 21:00-08:00
Late 13:30-21:30 Long Day 07:30-21:30



  • Enhancements: 30%-night work, 30% Saturday, 60% Sunday
  • Continued NHS Pension scheme membership for existing members
  • Personal pension plan for non-NHS scheme members
  • 7 weeks Holiday, increasing to 8 weeks with service
  • Flexible working to support work/life balance
  • Time to do your job and provide care to a high standard
  • Subsidised meals at the hospice & free parking
  • Revalidation Support
  • Access to paid training and education opportunities
  • High Staffing ratios for extra peer support
  • Employee support and supervision
  • Free DBS check


  • An interest in providing compassionate, high-quality care to people with life limiting illnesses
  • A commitment to professional development
  • Experience in a primary care setting

East Cheshire Hospice is committed to diversity across its workforce.

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