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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 25/05/2022.

Children's Nurse

Job Reference: J219-R0048218

Nuffield Health

Children's Nurse

Cambridge | Paediatrics | Bank Contract | Part time | Includes weekend work

£19.00 per hour


Do you want more time to care for the children who are your patients? Then you should join Nuffield Health. As the UK’s largest Healthcare Charity, we’ll give you the time it takes to get to know your patients and be there for them when it matters. This is nursing as it should be – and it starts with you.


As a Children's Nurse at our Cambridge Hospital, you’re registered with the appropriate governing body and you have the qualifications and experience relevant to your registration, including NMC. As well as post-registration experience, including on the surgical ward, you’re dual trained and confident in both paediatric and adult care environments. Ideally, you bring ILS or ALS skills. 


As a Children's Nurse, you will:

  • Play a vital role in the child’s journey through the hospital

  • Be every patient’s trusted guide, supporting children and their parents or guardians

  • Deliver high quality, clinically effective care as an essential part of our ward team

  • Broaden your skills across a wide variety of cases

  • Work within different specialist areas

  • Benefit from flexible hours


The Person


To succeed as a Children's Nurse in our Ward you will;

  • Have a registration with the appropriate governing body and have the qualifications and experience relevant to your registration, including NMC.

  • Have post-registration experience.

  • Be an excellent communicator and team worker – plus be flexible and motivated.

  • Have the ability to fully understand each patient’s needs and provide individual attention.

  • Be able to commit to shifts on a fairly regular basis or sometimes short notice


Helping you feel good.

  • Holiday in line with the Working Time Directive.

  • Access to our Pension Scheme.

  • Discounted gym membership at £15.00 a month that they need to set up directly with the club. Discount does not extend to partners and family members.


Working on the bank means you are not contracted to a set number of hours per week but instead work on an ad-hoc basis to suit the needs of the business and your availability.


Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital


Our state-of-the-art hospital, is central Cambridge’s premium private hospital, boasting an Outstanding CQC score and offer a full range of medical and surgical specialties. With expertise in Cancer care and Cancer surgery, Orthopaedic surgery (including robotic surgery), Neurosurgery, Cardiology as well as specialist Paediatric services. Recently having secured a partnership with the Royal Papworth NHS (National Health Service) Trust we will see growth in our Cardiology services and aim to expand our current speciality in this field.


Backed by the latest diagnostic imaging facilities including wide bore MRI and CT scanning, we offer immediate assessment and expert diagnosis. Hospital facilities include 3 state of the art digital theatres, 32 beds, Surgical Day Case theatre/endoscopy suite, Surgical Day PODs, private consultation rooms, close monitoring units, Chemotherapy suite, on-site registered pharmacy, Diagnostic scanning unit and a Pathology laboratory.


Join Nuffield Health and create the future you want, today.


If you like what you see, why not start your application now? We consider applications as we receive them and reserve the right to close adverts early (for example, where we have received an unprecedented high volume of applications). So, it’s a good idea to apply right away to ensure you’re considered for this role.


It starts with you. 

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