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Advanced Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
£50,952 to £57,349 per annum
Closing date
23 Jul 2024
Newborn services understands that the role of the ANNP is integral to the safe and effective care of infants within the service. A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced ANNP to join the existing team of ANNP's. The successful candidate will be working within the medical role utilising their high levels of decision making when planning and delivering care to a variety of complex patients.

The NICU at ORC gives the opportunity to develop skills in in a variety of specialist areas such as surgery, metabolic, and cardiac whilst still providing care for preterm infants from 22/40 gestation. As an MCS post there is the opportunity to rotate to our Neonatal units at North Manchester and Wythenshawe.

As an MCS we have 109 cots across our 3 sites making us the largest Neonatal service in the UK. There are opportunities for everyone to develop interests in quality improvement projects amongst other quality roles.

Main duties of the job

Newborn services comprises of the NICU at the Oxford Road site and the Neonatal units at both Wythenshawe and North Manchester hospitals.Please see the full job description for more information about working with in Newborn services MCS.

Care for infants in ICU, HDU and SC.

Support the infants on the PNW and attend births and resuscitation situations when required.

Deliver high standards of clinical care utilising clinical skills.

Undertake procedures such as line insertion, intubation and LP.

Work as a non medical prescriber complying with NBS guidelines.

About us

MFT is one of the largest NHS Trust In England with a turnover of �2.6bn & is on a different scale than most other NHS Trusts. We're creating an exceptional integrated health & social care system for the 1 million patients who rely on our services every year.

Bringing together 10 hospitals & community services from across Manchester, Trafford & beyond, we champion collaborative working & transformation, encouraging our 28,000 workforce to pursue their most ambitious goals. We set standards that other Trusts seek to emulate so you'll benefit from a scale of opportunity that is nothing short of extraordinary.

We've also created a digitally enabled organisation to improve clinical quality, patient & staff experience, operational effectiveness & driving research, and innovation through the introduction of Hive our Electronic Patient Record system which launched in September 2022.

We're proud to be a major academic Research Centre & Education provider, providing you with a robust infrastructure to encourage and facilitate high-quality research programmes. What's more, we're excited to be embarking on our Green Plan which sets out how MFT continues to play its part in making healthcare more sustainable.

At MFT, we create and foster a culture of inclusion and belonging, provide equal opportunities for career development that are fair, open, and transparent, protecting your health and wellbeing and shaping the future of our organisation together.

Job description

Job responsibilities

To find out more about the key responsibilities and the specific skills and experience youll need, take a look at the Job Description & Person Specification attachments under the Supporting Documents heading. So that youre even more equipped to make an informed decision to apply to us, youll need to take time to read the Candidate Essentials Guide that sits with the Job Description and Person Specification. This document provides you with details about the Trust, our benefits and outlines how we care for you as you care for others. Most importantly, it also contains critical information youll need to be aware of before you submit an application form.

COVID-19 vaccination remains the best way to protect yourself, your family, your colleagues and of course patients from the virus when working in our healthcare settings. Whilst COVID-19 vaccination is not currently a condition of employment, we do encourage our staff to get vaccinated. If you are unvaccinated, there is helpful advice and information available by searching on the NHS England website where you can also find out more about how to access the vaccination.

Diversity Matters

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation are encouraged to apply for this post. As an inclusive employer, we are here to support you. If you have any special requirements to help you with your application, email our team at

Were looking forward to hearing from you!

Person Specification



  • Achieves the essential criteria as per Job Description


  • Masters Degree



  • Consolidation of ANNP role
  • Recent experience


  • Level 3 experience



  • Good range of clinical skills
  • Demonstrates good clinical skills
  • Recent knowledge of developments in Neonatal care

Employer details

Employer name

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust


Saint Mary's Hospital

Oxford Road


M13 9WL

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