Professional Practice and Infection Prevention & Control Lead

Closing Date: 19th April, 2021

Interview Date: 27th April, 2021

19 Hours per week over a minimum of 3 days

Salary £9,727 – £11,424  (£19,198 – £22,548 FTE) per annum depending on experience



If you want to feel greater personal fulfilment from a career with real meaning, this could be the role for you.

Are you an experienced registered nurse with an interest in professional practice and a desire to make a real difference?

We have an exciting new post for a proactive and highly motivated registered nurse to help us further develop our professional practice across our nursing and allied health professions. You will work closely with the Deputy Director of Patient Care and team leaders from across our clinical teams to enable us to maintain the highest level of patient care and adapt to the future needs of our local population.

You will have expert knowledge of palliative/cancer care or chronic disease management, along with a passion and commitment for professional practice and the highest standards of clinical care.

The role will be based at our site in Torquay and work across all the clinical teams in both our inpatient and community settings.

We offer purposeful work in a uniquely progressive environment. We empower our people to fully manage the needs of our patients, allowing them to have an impact on patient care and how we operate. Our scope of work and our confident organisational vision creates opportunities for progress and development. And we work together with passion and pride in an environment where people are caring, considerate, close-knit and welcoming.  It can be tough. We don’t shy away from that. But you’ll clearly see the importance and impact of your work and feel recognised and part of something remarkable. Join us, and make sure your work is remembered.

Rowcroft Hospice is an independent charity providing comfort, support and specialist care to over 2,500 patients and their loved ones across South Devon each year, with ambitious plans to increase our patent numbers over the coming years.

Our Vision is to make every day the best it can be for all patients, and their families, living with life-limiting illnesses in South Devon.

For more information or an informal discussion about the role please contact: Vicky Bartlett, Deputy Director of Patient care on 01803-217428 or email: or in Vicky’s absence you can also contact Gill Horne on 01803-210802 or email

Rowcroft Hospice is an Equal Opportunities Employer
Rowcroft Hospice – Rowcroft House Foundation Ltd
Avenue Road, Torquay, Devon TQ2 5LS
Registered Charity No. 282723

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