Paediatric Junior Sister/Charge Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Accident and Emergency
Band 6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Tunbridge Wells
£26,565 - £35,577 pa
19/02/2018 23:59

Are you a highly motivated, dynamic and flexible Registered Children’s Nurse ready to join our Paediatric Emergency Department? We see approximately 25,000 children a year across our two sites Tunbridge Wells and Maidstone.  Both departments are supported by paediatric ambulatory units and Tunbridge Wells has a paediatric consultant present at peak times. We are a progressive and dynamic small team looking to expand with the aim of a 24 hour service. 

You will have significant Band 5 experience in an acute paediatric or A&E setting. Ideally you will have completed an emergency care qualification and will be able to provide evidence of professional development, shift management, and staff development.

We can provide a proactive learning environment as well as many supportive in service learning opportunities. The emergency care qualification/minor injuries course could be available for the right candidate.


Closing date: Monday 19th February 2018

Interview date: Friday 2nd March 2018

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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

An informal visit is highly recommended, please contact Mags Trend – Paediatric Senior Sister on 01892 634493 or email on, Natalie Cairney, Matron Acute and Emergency Medicine on or 07808717828 or Glenda Sonquit  on or 07738687281

If you have problems applying, contact

01622 220118