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Nursing and Midwifery

There has never been a better time to join our team as University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust is one of the largest acute care teaching facilities in the United Kingdom. UHCW is located on two sites, University Hospital Coventry and Hospital of St. Cross, Rugby.

Whether you are newly qualified, an experienced nurse or midwife seeking a career move or considering returning to practice, working with us will help you develop your career and realise your potential. We can offer positions at every level from Staff Nurse to Consultant Nurse Posts. Our extensive range of services affords the opportunity to work in a wide range of specialities. As well as providing general services, we are the regional centres for many specialities.

Staff Development

Our nursing and midwifery teams are encouraged to extend their expertise beyond their clinical specialities. We actively involve nurses and midwives at all levels in developing practice, decision-making and research, utilising the expertise, experience and creativity of all our staff. We encourage staff to undertake professional and personal development including academic courses, in-house training programmes and clinical skills training.

Newly Qualified Nurses

The Trust takes a proactive approach in the recruitment of newly qualified nurses with an established preceptorship programme. The Trust also offers rotational programmes; these can be within a speciality or across 2-3 different specialities Trust wide.



Nurses at University Hospital, Coventry, and the Hospital of St Cross, Rugby, have contributed to a prestigious new manual for trainee and practising nurses.