Paediatric Lead Nurse

Posted 25 November 2021
Salary£36k - 43.6k per year + car allowance
Job type Permanent
DisciplineGeneral Nursing
ContactSian Heard

Job description

Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity where you can be a part of a leading and supportive national nursing team? Are you fed up of your shift pattern changing and want a better work/life balance?

Due to growth, Newcross are looking for an experienced Paediatric nurse to join our fantastic team and provide support within the community!

Job title: Paediatric Lead Nurse 

Location: North West & Yorkshire - Blended working (part home, part office based with local travel)

Hours of work: 37.5 hours a week, predominantly worked Monday to Friday between the hours of 8am and 6pm, however some flexibility is required to suit individual customer requirements. On-call rota to cover weekends, likely to be 1 in 4. We will also consider flexibility towards part-time hours.


  • Competitive salary of up to £36,000 PA pro rata
  • OTE 10% annual bonus
  • Car allowance of £320 per month pro rata
  • Mobile phone and Laptop/ Tablet
  • Employee Assistance Programme and Cash-Back Health Plan
  • Pension scheme
  • 'Perks at work' voucher and cash back scheme
  • Personal development programmes supporting you to grow into your full potential
  • Full support for revalidation

Newcross Healthcare are a privately owned, leading provider of Complex Care, established 25 years ago. Our business has continued to go from strength to strength and we put this down to our forward thinking and innovative approach along with our commitment to high standards and the very best quality of care, which is what attracts new clients to us every day and keeps them coming back.

Our approach to Complex Care is to flex and adapt to the needs of the people we care for, our service is dedicated to providing care and support to individuals with complex needs, enabling them to be cared for in the comfort of their own home. The team support both adults and children with needs such as home ventilation, end of life, spinal injury and brain injury.

The Role…

As a paediatric nurse, you will be involved in our complex care packages, managing referrals, creating care plans and associated assessments as well as conducting staff supervisions.

It's important you're a confident leader as you'll be managing your care team on a day to day basis, ensuring skill competencies are maintained and personal development opportunities are regularly undertaken.

Our clients rely on us to provide an excellent quality of care that meets their personal needs and enhances their quality of life, and you will be an instrumental part of the clinical team that ensures we always deliver.

You’ll be great in this role if you’re...

  • A registered nurse with at least 2 years clinical experience (Band 6 equivalent)
  • Hold a Level 1 Paediatric Nursing Qualification – RSCN1
  • Background working within the NHS, nursing homes, community nursing or district nursing
  • A multi-tasker who is motivated by providing the highest levels of service to our clients