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Paediatric / NICU - Staff Nurse (RN Child - Qualifying 2024)

Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 a year pro rata
Closing date
5 Mar 2024
Paediatric / NICU - Staff Nurse (RN Child)

Band 5

Full and part time posts available on Children's Ward 30/32, NICU, Paediatric AED

Interviews: Friday 15th March 2024

Open to Student Nurses qualifying in 2024 only. (Specific posts for experienced nurses to be advertised at a later date).

Are you a Student Nurse (RN Child) who is due to qualify and gain your NMC registration in 2024?

If so NICU, Ward 30/32 and Paediatric Accident and Emergency department are jointly recruiting and would love to hear from you.

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated newly qualified Children's Nurses to join our Children's Services team. If you are shortlisted for interview you will be asked about your preferred working area from the above listed wards.

Across all of the children's/neonatal areas we provide a comprehensive training and education package for you as you embark upon an exciting career in nursing.

Main duties of the job


Ward 30/32 has 41 inpatient beds (4 designated for enhanced care) + a 9 bedded assessment & short stay area. We have a busy clinical decisions area on the unit, where initial assessment of the child takes place. We work within a friendly multi- disciplinary team from multiple specialities and disciplines such as surgery and medicine. In addition we have a Paediatric Accident and Emergency area located within the main AED site. Candidates wishing to work in paediatrics will be dedicated to providing high quality nursing care.


On NICU we care for the sickest, smallest & earliest babies from birth to discharge & pride ourselves on our exceptionally high standards of care.

Accredited as the first NICU in the UK to achieve UNICEF Baby Friendly status we are proud of the parents as partners in care ethos that underpins every aspect of the care we deliver to babies & their families.

Successful NICU applicants we will be provided with:
  • Guaranteed access to CPD in the Yorkshire Neonatal Network's Foundation Programme
  • Investment to attend the 10 week programme which will make you a Qualified in Speciality recognised NICU Nurse. (subject to successful completion of foundation programme & meeting attendance / performance targets)

Commitment to learning & providing high quality nursing care is essential for candidates wishing to work on the NICU

About us

Our People Charter outlines the behaviours we can expect from one another and what you can expect from Bradford Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust:
  • We value people
  • We are one team
  • We care

We're keen to meet people who share these values and are passionate about delivering the highest quality of care to our patients.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please see the attached detailed Job Description which outlines the requirements for candidates applying to work in the Children's Services CSU.

Band 5 Staff Nurses across all areas of Paediatrics & Neonates (NICU) will be expected to follow the NMC Code and provide high quality nursing care to patients and families in order to ensure the best outcomes.

Person Specification



  • Experience within a paediatric/ neonatal setting
  • Experience of acting as part of a multidisciplinary team


  • Experience of working in and understanding needs related to working in a multicultural environment



  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Ability to use IT packages



  • RN (Child) - Current Student Nurse due to qualify in 2024



  • Motivation to learn - commitment to own CPD

Employer details

Employer name

Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


Bradford Royal Infirmary



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