Nursing and Midwives

To be a WHH Nurse or Midwife really is something amazing. If you are caring, compassionate and have a commitment to strong person centred care, we are confident we will find a role that suits you.

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Whether you are seeking a bright new career or ready for a change we have a range of opportunities for you within our 8 clinical business units, Theatres and outpatients across our two sites, Warrington and Halton.

WHH is committed to supporting our nursing workforce to be the best they can be. We recognise the important of continual professional development and we have a team to support you in partnership with mentors and preceptors across the Trust. Together they will provide information advice and guidance to you in practice, from apprenticeships at all levels to student nurses, comprehensive preceptorship programme, clinical supervision and clinical skills and simulation training.

We have a designated Consultant Nurse that supports our development programme for advanced practice in partnership with our local HEI.

The WHH Nurse or Midwife will have a competency framework as we seek to support all of our team to be the best they can be. If it's a certain specialism you're interested in, then our Registered Nurse with a Specialist Interest role will be the perfect platform to support your development.

To work as a Nurse or a Midwife in the NHS, you must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), which means you'll need a degree in Nursing. If you don't have a degree and/or you're not studying towards one, the good news is at WHH pride itself on the development of its staff and there are plenty of clinical support roles available many of which can be converted into a Nursing Degree, if this is for you please see our Clinical Support Roles.

Being a medium sized hospital you are never lost in the numbers and we care about you, because we care about our patients.

Find out more about Nursing in our Clinical Business Units below.

Development at WHH

Nurses already holding an Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) registration or working towards it will discover an abundance of development oppertunities here at WHH. It starts with a comprehensive induction and preceptorship programme for newly qualified staff and you'll then find opportunties to work across specialties supporting your continuous development. We offer a range of classroom based training courses, e-learning programmes and where possible, will seek to support achieving nationally recognised qualifications.

Digestive Diseases

The Digestive Diseases Clincial Business unit strives to ensure that all patients and relatives recieved high quality, compassionate care, delivered in a professional and courteous manner.

We aim to deliver this care in a calm, calm, well-organised enviroment where patience, understanding and tolerance are valued by patients and staff alike.

We recognise that our ward has respobsibility to our patients and a role to plat within the hospital in the development of excellence in surgical nursing. To this end we promote research based practice and the pursuit and dissemination of nursing knowledge.

We value the unique contribution made by each memeber of the health care team within the unit. We strive to promote a friendly pleasant co-operative enviroment and the development of a leaming culture in order that each healthcare worther will be able to achieve his or her potential within the team.

Theatres

Currently we've cared for over 33,000 surgical intervention patients in our operating theatres, many of whom are complex patients with multiple co-morbidities requiring a multi-disciplinary approach to their care.

We have 19 operating theatres across three sites, catering for a wealth of specialties; Elective, General Surgery and Trauma and Orthopaedics. In addition to our elective case load, we facilitate an emergency service and deliver surgery at the bedside where clincally required. We offer a 24 hour,365 day a year service.

Our highly skilled, multi-disciplinary team in theatre recognise surgery can be difficult time for families and patients. We respond to individual needs, providing reassurance and are dedicated to providing patients and their families and carers with the safest and highest quality care.

Our theatre department is a busy, interesting and exciting place to work. Staff have the opportunity to work in anaesthetics, scrub and recovery. All new staff are given a bespoke orientation programme and a preceptor will be allocated to ensure smooth integration into the department and the team. All staff members are supported by the Theatre Practice Education team to ensure continuing professional and personal development.

Staff are encouraged to multi-skill and expand their knowledge and expertise. Through and expertise of leadership our theatre managers work closely with all the teams and clinicans bringing innovation to the fore front of our theatre department. Patient safety is at the front of our theatre strategy working in confunction with other hospital theatre departments to make sure we provide a world class service.


Staff Nurse

Airway, Breathing and Circulation
INTENSIVE CARE UNIT
STAFF NURSE
An opportunity has arisen for a permanent post of Staff Nurse to work within the Intensive Care Unit at Warrington & Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
Our purpose built Unit opened in February 2009 and offers an exceptional ...

Salary: £23,023 to £29,608 pa

Type: Permanent

Location: Warrington , WA5 1QG

Posted: 18/10/2018

Infection Prevention and Control Nurse Band 7

Infection, Prevention and Control Nurse
Our vision is High Quality, Safe Healthcare and our staff work together to provide excellent health care services, if you're passionate about making a difference and would like to be a part of our exciting and progressive NHS Foundation Trust then we welcome ...

Salary: £33,222 to £43,041 pa

Type: Permanent

Location: Warrington , WA5 1QG

Posted: 18/10/2018

Staff Nurse

Women's, Children's and Support Services Division
Staff Nurse Child Health
Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is looking for (Band 5) Staff Nurses to work within the Child Health Department at Warrington Hospital. Posts will cover Paediatric wards, Inpatient and Assessment Unit as ...

Salary: £23,023 to £29,608 pa

Type: Permanent

Location: Warrington , WA5 1QG

Posted: 03/10/2018

Sister / Charge Nurse Band 6

Sister
This is an exciting opportunity to join our team at Warrington emergency department, due to the expansion and creation of our new primary care unit co located in the emergency department. We are looking for experienced emergency nurses , Who will provide expert care for the patients ...

Salary: £28,050 to £36,644 pa

Type: Permanent

Location: Warrington , WA5 1QG

Posted: 18/10/2018

Sonographer Band 7

Sonographer
Warrington is a rapidly growing Town, with great transport links to Manchester, Chester and Liverpool. According to Channel 4's documentary 'UK's best places to live', Warrington was ranked as second in the UK. Warrington holds a key position as the only place in the North of England ...

Salary: £33,222 to £43,041 pa

Type: Permanent

Location: Warrington , WA5 1QG

Posted: 19/10/2018

Staff Nurse

Digestive Diseases
STAFF NURSE - ENDOSCOPY DEPARTMENT
Are you interested in an exciting opportunity to join the
Endoscopy Department Team?
We are seeking to recruit enthusiastic and dedicated Band 5 nurses to work within the Digestive Diseases CBU in the Endoscopy Units both in Warrington and ...

Salary: £23,023 to £29,608 pa

Type: Permanent

Location: Warrington , WA5 1QG

Posted: 16/10/2018

Senior Sister - Band 7

Senior Sister
This is an exciting opportunity to join our team at Warrington emergency department, due to the expansion and creation of our new primary care unit co located in the emergency department. We are looking for experienced emergency nurses to help facilitate the effective streaming of ...

Salary: £33,222 to £43,041 pa

Type: Permanent

Location: Warrington , WA5 1QG

Posted: 18/10/2018

Staff Nurse

Staff Nurse 2 posts
 
We are seeking to recruit two enthusiastic Band 5 Staff Nurses to work in our busy Outpatients department.
This includes providing nursing care for a wide range of clinics within the department. The successful candidate would ideally have some experience within an Outpatients ...

Salary: £23,023 to £29,608 pa

Type: Permanent

Location: Warrington , WA5 1QG

Posted: 12/10/2018

Lead Resuscitation Officer Band 8a

Head of Resuscitation and Simulation
Subject to AFC Banding
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a committed , dynamic and professionally motivated educator to join our team at Warrington & Halton Hospitals. If you are looking for a challenging and diverse role within the field of Resuscitation & ...

Salary: £33,222 to £43,041 pa

Type: Permanent

Location: Warrington , WA5 1QG

Posted: 19/10/2018