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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 02/08/2021.

Staff Nurse

Job Reference: 370-NAM5NEO-3285

Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Neonatal Unit
£24,907 to £30,615 pa

We are WHH an NHS Foundation Trust acknowledged as providing a positive learning environment and proud to be recognised as a Teaching Hospital. WE provide a first-class service from our two acute (secondary) care hospitals across two sites in the boroughs of Warrington and Halton, supporting a diverse population of 330,000. It has approximately 4,700 staff and an annual turnover of c.£317m.

The majority of our emergency care and complex surgical care is based at Warrington Hospital. The Halton Hospital site is home to the Nightingale Building, a centre of excellence for routine surgery, and the Captain Sir Tom Moore Building, housing our orthopaedic surgery services.

Our mission is to be Outstanding for our patients, our communities and each other.

We pride ourselves in being consciously inclusive and enjoy working with and for the diverse community we serve, employing a high calibre of skilled staff, reflective of our communities.

Our vision is to continue to deliver high quality, safe and sustainable health and care services to the local population of Warrington, Halton and beyond. Our approach to healthcare is founded on our five core values; Working Together, Excellence, Inclusive, Kind, Embracing Change

As an applicant or employee of WHH you have our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion, it’s the way we work! Our beliefs and culture insist that no job applicant or employee will receive less favourable treatment from the start of the employment journey. WHH is also an Armed Forces Friendly organisation and welcomes applications from members of the Military Veteran and Armed Forces Community.

Working at WHH means joining a team of 4,000+ professional and support staff who local people look to, to keep them well and support their well-being. If you embrace these values and are motivated to making a difference to our patients, we'll look forward to receiving your application.

Clinical Services - Womens and Childrens Health

Neonatal Unit

Staff Nurse - Part-time 23 hours per week


We are looking for a passionate Band 5 Staff Nurse who is qualified in speciality (Intensive care of the Newborn qualification) to join our working family. Relevant experience within a Neonatal unit is essential.

We are part of the Cheshire and Merseyside Network. We accept referrals from all networks as our location,close to the M56/M62/M6, makes us ideally situated for this.

Warrington and Halton NHS Foundation Trust’s Neonatal Unit provides medical care for newborn babies from 27 weeks gestation as well as sick newborn infants.

We are a local Level 2 Neonatal Unit. We have 18 cots, 3 ITU, 3HDU and 12 special care cots located in 2 rooms. We are currently undergoing exciting changes and developing a transitional care. We advocate Family integrated care and are moving towards accreditation staus. We are also working towards the baby friendly initiative and Bliss accreditation.

If you are looking for a challenging role where you can make a difference then come and be part of our exceptional nursing team and help us achieve these goals.

We have a good in-house training program and we are dedicated to continually developing the knowledge and skill of our nursing team.

You will have the opportunity to work and learn in a child-focused environment. We will offer you the support of a committed team to advance your skills with the development of a bespoke structured development program. This will support your learning with access to development opportunities both internally and with our excellent links to local universities.

As a team, we are committed to recruiting staff who uphold our values and can deliver excellent care, putting babies and their families at the heart of everything we do. We have an emphasis on working in partnership with the families to provide the best possible experience and outcomes.

We are excited at the prospect of supporting motivated individuals to help lead, develop and influence our growing services.


Alison Johnson – Manager 01925 665128/ 662278

Donna Clark or Leanne Foster-Byrne sisters 01925 662278

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This job advert may close as soon as sufficient applications have been received, therefore please apply for this job as soon as you can, if interested.

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The Trust operates a Smoke Free Policy which does not permit smoking within the Trust premises and grounds/site.

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Depending on the classification of the post, in-line with DBS guidelines, a Standard or Enhanced disclosure will be required which may include a check of the ‘Vulnerable Adults List’, the ‘Children’s List’ and/or the Independent Safeguarding Authorities (ISA’s) barred lists.

A charge of £60 (Enhanced) will be made by the successful candidate which will be deducted from the first 3 months’ salary. In addition to this, you will also be required to re-pay any future costs that may arise in relation to DBS fees.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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