As a nurse at Royal Papworth, you'll be given the time you need to provide the best care to your patients, giving them person-centred, holistic care.

And you don't need previous cardiothoracic experience. 

If you bring the passion and compassion, we will provide you with the training, support and skills needed to help deliver outstanding patient care in an internationally-renowned hospital.

We have friendly, supportive teams with healthy nurse-to-patient ratios, working in a new, purpose-built hospital, located in the beautiful city of Cambridge.

We are rated 'outstanding' by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and are one of the best trusts in the country for inpatient experience.

While you care for our patients, we are here to care for you.

Explore our values and our extensive, leading benefits and rewards

You can also email our recruitment nursing team or attend one of our recruitment events - we would love to hear from you.

Welcome bonus

All band 5 nurses appointed into clinical roles at Royal Papworth Hospital will receive a taxable £1,000 welcome bonus in their first or second month's salary.

Nursing vacancies

Date posted: May 24, 2024

Job Overview: This is an exciting opportunity to join the Clinical Practice Development team within clinical education at Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Our core compassion, excellence and collaboration are at the forefront of delivering responsive, effe
Contract Type: Permanent
Pay Scheme: Agenda for Change
Salary From: £35392
Salary To: £42618
Location: Royal Papworth Hospital
Postcode: CB2 0AY
Closing Date: 31 May 2024 11:55 PM BST

Date posted: May 24, 2024

Job Overview: An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Diabetes Specialist Nurse to join the Diabetes Specialist Nursing Team at Royal Papworth Hospital. The successful applicant will work with the team and other members of the multidisciplinary team, in the support, e
Contract Type: Permanent
Pay Scheme: Agenda for Change
Salary From: £35392
Salary To: £42618
Location: Royal Papworth Hospital
Postcode: CB2 0AY
Closing Date: 2 Jun 2024 11:55 PM BST

Date posted: May 23, 2024

Job Overview: A rare opportunity has arisen for to join our small, but dynamic CF specialist nursing team providing support to approximately four hundred adolescent and adult patients in this specialist service. Royal Papworth Hospital is not only a world-renowned Card
Contract Type: Permanent
Pay Scheme: Agenda for Change
Salary From: £35392
Salary To: £42618
Location: Royal Papworth Hospital
Postcode: CB2 0AY
Closing Date: 9 Jun 2024 11:55 PM BST

Date posted: May 16, 2024

Job Overview: An exciting opportunity to work as a Senior Research Nurse has arisen in the CCLI Research Team. We are a team of experienced and dedicated professionals collaborating with our talented multi-disciplinary clinical teams to deliver a wide range of innovati
Contract Type: Permanent
Pay Scheme: Agenda for Change
Salary From: £35392
Salary To: £42618
Location: Heart and Lung Research Institute
Postcode: CB2 0AY
Closing Date: 9 Jun 2024 11:55 PM BST

Date posted: May 16, 2024

Job Overview: 5 North is a 41-bedded ward, which is on the cutting edge of technology, providing surgical experience for staff caring for patients undergoing pioneering cardiac surgery as well as heart and lung transplantation. We require an innovative individual with
Contract Type: Permanent
Pay Scheme: Agenda for Change
Salary From: £35392
Salary To: £42618
Location: Royal Papworth Hospital
Postcode: CB2 0AY
Closing Date: 5 Jun 2024 11:55 PM BST

Date posted: May 16, 2024

Job Overview: A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team in Cardiac Support. We are a busy team and are responsible for numerous nurse led clinics, covering both the Cardiology and Cardiothoracic patient group. We work Monday to Friday 8-6pm, and are l
Contract Type: Permanent
Pay Scheme: Agenda for Change
Salary From: £35392
Salary To: £42618
Location: Royal Papworth Hospital
Postcode: CB2 0AY
Closing Date: 29 May 2024 11:55 PM BST

Date posted: May 15, 2024

Job Overview: An exciting opportunity to work as a Band 5 Research Nurse has arisen in the CCLI Research Team. We are a team of experienced and dedicated professionals collaborating with our talented multi-disciplinary clinical teams to deliver a wide range of innovati
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Pay Scheme: Agenda for Change
Salary From: £28407
Salary To: £34581
Location: Heart and Lung Research Institute
Postcode: CB2 0AY
Closing Date: 9 Jun 2024 12:00 AM BST

Date posted: May 15, 2024

Job Overview: This is an exciting opportunity to join the Clinical Education team at Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in our state-of-the-art facility on the Cambridge Biomedical Science campus. Our core values, compassion, excellence and collaboration, are
Contract Type: Permanent
Pay Scheme: Agenda for Change
Salary From: £35392
Salary To: £42618
Location: Heart and Lung Research Institute
Postcode: CB2 0AY
Closing Date: 7 Jun 2024 12:00 AM BST

Date posted: May 15, 2024

Job Overview: An exciting opportunity to work as a Senior Research Nurse has arisen in the Research Team. We are a team of experienced and dedicated professionals collaborating with our talented multi-disciplinary clinical teams to deliver a wide range of innovative hi
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Pay Scheme: Agenda for Change
Salary From: £35392
Salary To: £42618
Location: Heart and Lung Research Institute
Postcode: CB2 0AY
Closing Date: 2 Jun 2024 11:55 PM BST

Date posted: May 8, 2024

Job Overview: We have opportunities available for a registered nurse to join the UK's leading heart and lung transplant theatre team. Do you feel you are the right candidate to join our dynamic and friendly team? This post will involve the care of the patient and the p
Contract Type: Permanent
Pay Scheme: Agenda for Change
Salary From: £28407
Salary To: £34581
Location: Royal Papworth Hospital
Postcode: CB2 0AY
Closing Date: 29 May 2024 11:55 PM BST