Paediatric Complex Care Nurse – Community Based

Job Description

Children's Complex Care Nurse – Community Based

Location: Carlisle / Cumbria

Shifts: Monday to Friday 07:00 to 17:00

Pay Rates- Days £39.11


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 children's nurses to work in Carlisle with UK-based complex care experience to work with a 3 year old  little boy, he was born extremely premature with 23+ 3 week gestation TPN dependant due to short bowel.



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:

  • Initial shadow shifts to help you familiarise yourself with the client and environment
  • 24/7 operations support from our dedicated care coordinators
  • Travel and mileage expenses in some instances
  • Regular support from clinical leads with care plans and risk assessments
  • Market-leading rates of pay that match some of the most competitive nursing agency pay rates in the UK £39.11 including holiday pay 


Role requirements

We look for paediatric nurses with a minimum of 12 months of UK-based experience who are passionate, resilient and highly skilled. In order to be considered for this role we require the following key skills:

  • Total Parenteral Nutrition
  • Use of Infusion Pump
  • Care & Use of Gastrostomy
  • Changing Gastrostomy Buttons
  • Care of Colostomies & Ileostomies
  • Epilepsy


 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)

“Absolutely fantastic company to work for. They really appreciate their workers, offer great rates of pay and really good training. I highly recommend!” - Healthcare assistant (HCA)

“I really enjoy working for Thornbury. They are very supportive and always offer plenty of shifts, as long as you don’t mind travelling"- Specialist complex care nurse