Sister/Charge Nurse - Paediatric Recovery

Band 6

Main area
Division A - Paediatric Recovery
Band 6
Full Time - 37.5 Hours per week
Job ref
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Addenbrookes Hospital-Division A
£28,050 to £36,644 p.a. pro rata
25/07/2018 23:59
Interview date



Come Nurse with us….
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest teaching Trusts in the country. It comprises Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Rosie Hospital. We provide accessible high-quality healthcare for the local people of Cambridge and regional and national specialist services. It’s a great place to nurse, work and live.

You will work on a vibrant hospital campus with a friendly community feel; we have excellent facilities to practise your skills and abilities to support your career pathway and development. Our values of Together – Safe, Kind, Excellent support the delivery of outstanding care. We have a fully electronic patient record system that is improving health-care quality; this is transforming services, improving patient safety and clinical outcomes.

Why choose Cambridge University Hospitals?

• Our values and reputation for outstanding care
• Opportunities to experience a range of specialities
• Career and development opportunities
• Preceptorship and mentoring programmes delivered by a dedicated clinical education support team
• Research experience and opportunities
• Lovely location and quality of life
• Excellent schools/colleges and transport links (road, rail and air)

The Paediatric Recovery team currently delivers a service to Children and Young people across the hospital site. We have a 7 bedded post anaesthetic care unit in Main Theatres, but also recover children in the Cambridge Eye Unit, Neuro Theatres, MRI, CT scan, Angio suite and ATC Recovery. We also manage the 10 bedded Children’s Day Surgery ward on L2. 

We are currently looking for a passionate individual to work alongside our established team to continue to deliver excellent care to Children and Young people. Our team are always keen to evolve and improve our service, so an enthusiasm and motivation to develop is essential.

With expert clinical knowledge and skills, you must be able to demonstrate excellent problem solving and communication skills.

Benefits to you
We offer development opportunities and a wide range of benefits including on-site leisure facilities, shopping concourse, day nurseries and access to a great transport system with easy access to airports and rail travel.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Katie Bagstaff on 01223 217271