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Children’s Nursing at University Hospitals

Bristol Royal Hospital for Children (BRHC) is a progressive and internationally recognised teaching hospital in the heart of a vibrant city – a beautiful city bursting with character and providing the perfect work-life balance.

Why choose us?

To work in a Trust rated Outstanding by the CQC

The Regional Children’s Hospital for the South West and recognised Centre of Excellence for all paediatric services including: Cardiac, Oncology, Renal, Burns, Trauma, and Neurosciences.

The Faculty of Children’s Nurse Education

Now in its fifth year, the Faculty of Children’s Nurse Education provides a variety of specialist courses and study events, helping Nurses improve their knowledge and skills so they can continue to develop and deliver an excellent quality of care in innovative ways. It is the first and only in-house nurse education faculty in the U.K.

Continued support for career development

Our Clinical Support Facilitators are committed to providing effective nurse education, competency-based training and clinical support for all nursing staff throughout their careers.

Comprehensive orientation for new starters

Our Clinical Nursing Orientation Programme gives new starters a great opportunity to meet a variety of clinical specialists and educators from around the hospital, encouraging them to think about how they would like their careers to progress here at UHBW.

Join our friendly, dedicated, innovative team and make a real difference to the care of patients in Bristol and across the South West.
Head of Nursing
It’s exciting to be part of something that impacts the care and treatment of children within the Hospital and Community. Our work contributes to new treatments, supports evidence-based practice and potentially changes our patients' treatment journey.
Paediatric Research Sister
The education will help me think more critically about patients' conditions, treatments and management.
Nurse

Our People

  • Welcome
    Isabel
    Trainee Nurse Practitioner in Paediatric Neurosciences

    Rising Star, Isabel, sums up her career at UH Bristol and Weston as an incredible and challenging journey, yet one that was always fulfilling.

  • Colin UH Bristol Paediatric
    Colin
    Paediatric Advanced Transport Nurse Practitioner

    Rising Star, Colin, has found the perfect role for him in Paediatrics, supporting in the transfer of critically ill children, so they can receive the best care possible here at UH Bristol and Weston.

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Role Types and Additional Information

Research and Trials

The Women’s and Children’s Division have incredible access to research studies and clinical trials in order to give patients the most effective care possible. New and novel drugs are introduced to the relevant patient populations via clinical trials, while novel therapies may also be offered to patients alongside researching existing treatments, therapies and interventions.

Within the last year the W&C Division Research Unit has recruited 3,277 patients into 72 actively recruiting studies, with the research nurse and midwife team leading recruitment and providing the clinical and supportive care throughout.

Find out more about research at UHBW here.

Read more about the Children’s Hospital Annual Review here.