Lymphoedema Nurse Specialist/Therapist

Location: Yeovil/Taunton

Hours: Up to 37 hours per week (flexible)

Salary: £36,007.48 DOE

About the role

St Margaret’s philosophy is to keep the patient at the heart of everything we do and we expect staff to uphold our values at all times and fulfill our commitment to providing excellent specialist palliative care for patients and support to their families.  We go to great lengths to recruit the right people. We want people with a positive attitude who are willing to go the extra mile, not because they are asked to but because they are passionate about working for St Margaret’s.

This role includes:

Provding specialist care and expertise in lymphoedema management for all patients referred to the lymphoedema service, undertaking assessment, diagnosis, and formulation of lymphoedema treatment plans.

Providing specialist advice and education on all aspects of lymphoedema management for patients, carers, relatives and health care professionals

If you have any questions or are interested in finding out more before applying, please get in touch with Ali Batchelor, Lymphoedema Lead Nurse Specialist

If you have any questions relating to the recruitment process or would like an application form sent out to you, please contact our Recruitment team at

How to apply

To apply for the post please go to: NHS JOBS

When completing your application please provide your full employment history and ensure that any gaps in employment are explained. Please start with your current or most recent employer.

We will notify you by email if you have been selected for interview or have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Applicants are strongly advised to read the following documents before applying:

How we use your personal information

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and an appropriate Enhanced Disclosure application will be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check previous spent and unspent convictions that are not subject to filtering rules introduced on 29 May 2013.

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