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Nurse Recruitment Evening Thursday 6th February 2020

Job Reference: 412-NURSE-FEB2020

Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
£23,023 to £29,608 pa

We're holding a Paediatric and Acute Nurse Recruitment Evening on Thursday 6th February 2020 at Leighton Hospital, Crewe, Cheshire CW1 4QJ.

If you're a qualified nurse looking for a change of career, or a student nurse looking for your first job, we'd love to meet you!

We're focusing on recruiting to the following areas:

  • Paediatric
  • Surgery & Cancer Division,
  • Medicine & Emergency Care Division, including rotational posts
  • Rehabilitation
  • Hospital Bank.

Our Trust is a friendly and caring place to work, with a real "family" feel.


Julie Tunney, our Director of Nursing, is committed to providing a supportive and safe environment for Nurses to work in, providing careers not just jobs.

In return we’re looking for caring, skilled professionals who are able to deliver the care our patients deserve.

We will be interviewing on the day. If you'd like a guaranteed interview, please submit your application here and we’ll offer you a slot once we’ve reviewed your application.

Or, alternatively, you can just "drop in" if you want to see what the Trust is like, or chat to one of our Ward Managers or Matrons, however, due to numbers, we may not be able to guarantee an interview on the day if you haven't applied beforehand.

One thing we can guarantee, is a warm welcome, so, if you've considered an acute nursing career at Mid Cheshire Hospitals, come along on Thursday 6th February, between 5.30pm and 7.30pm, to the Boardroom, Trust HQ, Leighton Hospital, Crewe.


Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust manages Leighton Hospital in Crewe, Victoria Infirmary in Northwich and Elmhurst Intermediate Care Centre in Winsford. We are the Lead Employer for Central Cheshire Integrated Care Partnership (CCICP) which aims to transform, develop and deliver health care services in the community.

The Trust has been rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) following the recent inspection of its services and leadership and Mid Cheshire Hospitals Foundation Trust has been named a Top40 hospital at CHKS Top Hospital Awards 2019.

Our clinical facilities are excellent, as we have invested in state of the art theatres, Critical Care, Emergency Department and our Childrens Wards (to name but a few). We have also invested in our people, ensuring we have the right number of the right people delivering care, fostering a culture of compassion, support and excellence.

Following an NHSI initiative to establish 29 Pathology networks across England the University Hospital of North Midlands is currently working closely with Mid and East Cheshire NHS Trusts to establish a Pathology network across Staffordshire and Cheshire.


  • Correspondence will be sent to the email address registered to your NHS Jobs account
  • Recruitment is based on the Trust's values and behaviours
  • Please provide a contact email address for referees
  • Appointments are subject to a 6 month probationary period
  • You will be required to pay for a DBS disclosure where the post requires one
  • MCHFT does not reimburse travel to interview expenses
  • Should you require a reasonable adjustment to our recruitment process, please contact or tel. 01270 273937 to discuss

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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