Explore general nursing jobs in the UK

If you’re looking for a healthcare recruitment agency that will find you the perfect role, look no further. Our on-framework agency approach, with over 20+ years of experience, positions us as the perfect partner to find you that dream general nursing job.

Available roles include Paediatric Nurse, Intensive Care Nurse (ICU/ITU), and A&E Nurse – no matter your location in the UK or specialty skills, we can work together to secure a position that works for you. You’ll soon be helping those in need within your community, in either a hospital, GP, or other community healthcare settings.

We recruit for band 5 general nursing jobs across the UK, on a locum basis.

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if you can’t find what you’re looking for, send us your CV and we’ll be in touch as soon as a suitable job is available.

Browse our general practice nurse jobs from around the UK

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We've got general nursing jobs that cover all of the UK, including:

  • Aberdeen
  • Belfast
  • Birmingham
  • Bristol
  • Brighton and Hove
  • Cardiff
  • Coventry
  • Edinburgh
  • Glasgow
  • Leeds
  • Leicester
  • Liverpool
  • London
  • Manchester
  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Nottingham
  • Plymouth
  • Sheffield
  • Southampton
  • Stoke-on-Trent

Dedicated general nursing recruitment consultant

As an on-framework agency, our general nursing jobs team safely place staff in healthcare settings across England and Wales. Once registered, you’ll benefit from a dedicated recruitment consultant.

To be eligible to join Athona as a community nurse or community psychiatric nurse practitioner, you’ll need:

To be eligible, you’ll need to have:

Full NMC registration

Enhanced DBC checks

Minimum of 6 months NHS experience within the last 2 years

Other requirements may be necessary, depending on the role.

Resources to help you apply for general nurse jobs

For help with meeting any of these requirements, please take a look at our resources:

Resources for locums

Resources for permanent candidates

Get help with writing your medical CV

Why join Athona?

Each week we run two hassle-free payrolls

Access to a specialist recruiter on a 1-2-1 basis

Candidate of the month reward & recognition scheme

Support obtaining mandatory training & maintaining full compliance

Proud to support careers and services

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Explore more nurses jobs and find your dream job hassle-free. We’re recruiting community psychiatric jobs too, for jobs that work around your lifestyle.