Sister/Charge Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Neonatal Intensive Care
Band 6
Full Time and Part Time hours
Job ref
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Addenbrookes Hospital - Division E
£26,565 to £35,577 p.a. pro rata
24/07/2018 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.

The NICU is one of the 3 tertiary centres for the Eastern Neonatal network and part of the East of England Neonatal ODN.  The unit admits babies requiring tertiary care including surgery and neurosurgery. A spacious and modern unit it is part of the perinatal centre and is located in a brand new state of the art facility in The Rosie Hospital. Also hosted at the Trust are the Regional Transport service and the core ODN team, which also offer unique opportunities to staff wishing to broaden their experience outside of the NICU.

We are seeking Band 6 qualified in specialty neonatal nurses who would be interested in joining our motivated and dynamic team and developing a career pathway at Cambridge University Hospitals within neonatal care. Successful applicants will maintain clinical, leadership and management skills in a highly supportive senior team structure working across the ITU, HDU and SCBU clinical areas.

We will offer you a full and comprehensive orientation package and professional support tailored to individual needs with ongoing support from the Neonatal Clinical Education Team in order for you to achieve your full potential. You’ll get training and development in this friendly and dynamic organization which seeks to innovate and strives for excellence in delivering first-class patient care.

Interviews to take place on the 23rd of May 2018.

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
  • £1000 Welcome Subsidy on commencement and up to a further £3000 loan to support your resettlement and contribute towards a deposit or first months’ rent subject to eligibility
  • Lovely location and quality of life
  • Excellent schools/colleges and transport links (road, rail and air)

This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS clearance as a result, you will be required to pay the associated fee of £47.50. This fee will be deducted from your second month’s salary.


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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

Mary King, Lead Nurse NICU - 01223 256955