Let your skills and experience shine in an environment where excellence is a way of life.

Nursing and midwifery roles

Nursing and midwifery

Achieve extraordinary things with extraordinary people

We have 4,400 nurses and midwives doing amazing work, achieving the best for our patients.
With more than 50 specialties and one of the largest portfolios of services in the country, we offer genuine opportunities to progress your career in nursing and midwifery. You’ll be working with leading clinicians of all backgrounds pushing boundaries in patient care.

Early in your career

We will help you develop a strong foundation to a lifelong nursing career.

Our band 5 opportunities include:

  • outstanding development pathways, mentoring by senior nurses and great team working.
  • a year-long preceptorship development programme, to support the transition from student to confident practitioner, while working in your chosen specialty.
  • rotation programmes across three clinic areas over 18 months to develop your skills in a range of areas before choosing where you want to stay and develop specialist skills.
  • rotate wards after six months through the internal transfer scheme, allowing you to gain experience across a number of specialties.

More experienced nurses and midwives

Senior nurses build their career here at Imperial College Healthcare. There is a significant specialist nursing workforce and many nurse consultants who are leaders in their field.

You can:

  • work in a leading specialist nursing and medical team.
  • join or lead an active quality improvement programme, supported by our well-resourced improvement team.
  • undertake learning and development.

More reasons to join imperial College Healthcare.



"One of the things that has made me the person who I am and where I am now is the friends I have worked with! "

Katherine Brown

Deputy divisional director of nursing

"The whole reason I became a nurse is because of patients"

Lara Ritchie

Matron paediatric and adult emergency department

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Dionne Levy, specialist mental health midwife, was crowned ‘Rising Star’ at the Nursing Times Awards 2016. Dionne was recognised for her commitment to improving the care of pregnant women and new mums with mental health problems, helping to give their children the best start in life.