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Flexible Paediatric Nurse

Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 a year pro rata
Closing date
6 Jun 2024
Unlock EXTRA opportunities with us at Kettering General Hospital!

Are you looking to make the most of your time while the kids are off on school holidays by earning extra money? You have come to the right place!

We invite you to become part of our Skylark team as a Registered Nurse, where flexibility meets fulfilment. Work with us as flexible as you want around your busy lifestyle. We are looking to join bank Nurses to support the current team who place children and families at the heart of everything they do.

Perhaps you have recently taken a break from the NHS and would like to ease back in by picking up the odd shift? Or you are looking to develop your career on a children's ward but would like to trial the busy ward environment first. We would love to hear from you and see how we can support.

You would ideally hold the R.S.C.N. or R.N. Child Branch qualification but consideration will be given to nurses who have transferable knowledge and skills. You would be highly motivated, innovative and willing to rise to the challenges that Paediatric nursing demands.

Make a difference, earn extra income and take control of your schedule as a Bank Nurse. Apply today and embark on your next adventure!

Shortlisted candidates will be required to attend an interview assessment centre in person.

There is no option for this to be virtual and this will take place in person on Saturday 15th June 2024.


Main duties of the job

Why Choose Us? Tailor your work schedule to fit your own lifestyle, allowing you to top up shifts effortlessly. We are passionate about the care we give to babies, children and young people and you will be well supported to further and enhance your clinical knowledge and expertise within our Trust. We truly have a dedicated and caring team who are always looking to share their passion for Children's Nursing to support others on the ward.Skylark Ward: Skylark Ward is a modern, purpose-built 26 bedded inpatient ward for babies, children and young people from 1 day old up to 16-18 years. Within Skylark there is a two-bedded Paediatric High Dependency bay. We care for all different specialties including Medical, Surgical, Orthopaedics, Young people with Mental Health Conditions and Ear, Nose and Throat speciality. We also have a 6 bedded Paediatric Assessment Unit which is open Monday - Friday 09:00 - 21:30. We our deeply proud of our team, who have just been nominated and gifted a Daisy Award.

About us

Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest employers in the area and we are on an exciting journey. Our mission is to provide safe, compassionate, and clinically excellent patient care, by being an outstanding employer for our people. We have entered into a Group Model with neighbouring Northampton General Hospital and have become University Hospitals of Northamptonshire. Our Excellence Values: Compassion Respect Integrity Courageous Accountable

Job description

Job responsibilities

For further information on the advertised role, please refer to the job description located under the Supporting Documents heading. The full person specification can be accessed under the Shortlisting Criteria section of the document.

Person Specification

Shortlisting Criteria


  • NMC Registered Nurse
  • Degree Educated
  • Ability to communicate with patients
  • Collaborative and a can work effectively in a team
  • Healthcare Experience

Employer details

Employer name

Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust


Kettering General Hospital


NN16 8UZ

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