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Paediatric Staff Nurse - Band 5

Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 a year pa pro- rata
Closing date
4 Oct 2023

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We are looking for dedicated and enthusiastic paediatric nurses to join our ever-growing team. Here at Oldham we pride ourselves on our warm and friendly welcome to our experienced paediatric team.

We have a large and varied paediatric service including Paediatric Inpatients, Paediatric Surgery, Paediatric High Dependency, Children's Observation and Assessment and Children's Outpatient's Services.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop your skills across our range of services and you will be supported in your development and career progression by our bespoke induction and development package.

Main duties of the job

You will be responsible for the assessment of patient care needs and development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care, both for a specific group of patients as the named care provider and in supporting the care of all patients. As a nurse you will assist in the management and organisation of work as required, ensuring effective communication is maintained at all times, providing support for junior staff. You will play a key role in the supervision and assessment of all learners and unregistered staff, providing a teaching role and acting as a named supervisor.

About us

The Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust (NCA) brings together staff and services from Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust (SRFT) and The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust (PAT). Our dedicated team of around 20,000 staff - our NCA Family - provide a range of community and hospital services to over one million people across Bury, Oldham, Rochdale and Salford, as well as providing more specialist care services to patients across Greater Manchester and beyond.

Our Care Organisations are designed to operate within a group arrangement of hospitals, community, and healthcare services. Together they manage and are responsible for the day-to-day running of their hospital and community services, ensuring the safe delivery of high-quality care at scale.

Oldham Care Organisation is responsible for delivering healthcare services at the Royal Oldham Hospital and within thecommunity. The hospital has a full A& E department, including a specialist one for children, and offers a comprehensive range of acute and general surgical services, including vascular surgery.

Job description

Job responsibilities

To read more information about the advertised role, and the main job duties/responsibilities please open the Job Description and Person Specification located under the supporting documents heading. You can also read more information about working at the Northern Care Alliance within the attached Candidate Information Pack or by visiting our careers website:

If you are an International Nurse without a current NMC PIN, please do not apply for this role. To find out more about the current international nursing opportunities available to you here at the NCA, please contact

Please contact Ricky Barber (Childrens Unit Manager) for any further information. (0161-627-8637)

Person Specification



  • Current UK Nursing Registration
  • Degree/Diploma in relevant subject
  • Evidence based clinical knowldge


  • CPD
  • Proven post registration experience



  • Exposure to paediatric nursing

Employer details

Employer name

Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust


Royal Oldham Hospital

Rochdale Road



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