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Nursing and Midwifery

We’re proud to be one of the country’s top performing trusts and one of the most innovative.

Rated ‘outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission, we’re recognised nationally for providing some of the very best services and ensuring that patients across Northumberland and North Tyneside experience the highest quality of care in hospital, in the community and at home.

We have a wealth of opportunities for nurses to work in:

  • Elderly care
  • Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Community
  • Midwifery
  • Children’s services
  • Learning disabilities
  • Mental health

We run services from the Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital, general hospitals at Wansbeck, North Tyneside and Hexham, community hospitals throughout Northumberland and multiple community sites.

Click here to view our vacancies.

For more information on nursing opportunities within medicine, contact us today

Medicine, contact chief matron Sue Ewart at

Surgery and midwifery, contact chief matron Louise Fitzgibbon at

Community, contact chief matron Janet Kelly at

Have you seen our ‘Little Book of Nursing and Midwifery’? A healthy dose of inspiration for every nurse and midwife! Check it out here.

Little Book of Nursing & Midwifery

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