Paediatric community Nurse

Job Description

Female Paediatric Complex Care Nurse – Community Based

Lewisham, South East London  

Days and Nights 

Monday to Saturday 08:00-18:00 (6 Days)

Monday to Sunday 21:00-08:00 (7 Nights)

Pay Rate – Days £39.11 / Nights £43.94 / Weekends £48.95

As an ‘Outstanding’ CQC-rated care provider Thornbury Community Services recruits paediatric nurses to deliver bespoke care and support to young people enabling them to stabilise at home and achieve personal goals, learn new hobbies and take trips into their local community.

We are looking to recruit Paediatric nurses with complex care experience to work with a 2-and-a-half-year-old little girl with a diagnosis of CCHS and Hirschprungs Disease. She is very sociable, loves to interact with those she's familiar with. She can communicate verbally, understands both English and Ukrainian and is learning Makaton. we provide shadow shifts to ensure you feel comfortable, and a team of support available whenever you need it. 



At TCS, we want our paediatric nurses to feel valued and supported in their roles so they can achieve the nursing career they want and truly make a difference in the lives of our clients. When you join us as a paediatric nurse, you’ll gain access to our comprehensive benefits package, which includes:

  • £250 refer a friend bonus.
  • Market-leading rates of pay that match some of the most competitive nursing agency pay rates in the UK. Pay Rates (including holiday pay): Days £48.95 Nights £43.94 / Weekends £48.95
  • 24/7 clinical support from our expert Clinical Team
  • Travel and mileage expenses in some instances
  • A variety of shifts available to make your paediatric nursing job work for you
  • Nurse upskilling opportunities

Role requirements

We look for paediatric nurses with a minimum of 6 months in the last 2 years experience who are passionate, resilient, and highly skilled. To be considered for this role we require recent experience in the following key skills:

  • Tracheostomy Care and Suctioning
  • Tracheostomy tube change
  • Ventilation via Trachy
  • Humidification
  • Oral Suctioning
  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Administration of Nebulisers via ventilator
  • Bag and Valve Ventilation via Tracheostomy
  • 12 months minimum Uk based experience 

Apply now

If you're looking for a worthwhile opportunity to develop your skills with an ‘Outstanding’ rated healthcare provider, work with a compassionate team of healthcare professionals and provide world-class care, please apply by clicking the apply button now and our team will be in touch.

Alternatively, if you have any questions about TCS, the role or our benefits you can contact us via email: or by ringing 0333 323 3762.

What our healthcare professionals say about working at TCS

 “Working at Thornbury allows me to work with conscientious hardworking professionals, which is great. The nurse rates of pay are excellent too, and I can pick and choose the hours I want.” - Paediatric nurse (RNC)