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Paediatric Nursing Recruitment Fair

Luton & Dunstable Hospital

Comet Lecture Hall

Saturday 2nd March 2024

9am – 3pm

Are you a Children’s Nurse or in the final year of your Paediatric nurse training?

Karen and Sandra smiling in front of artwork

Our recruitment day is an opportunity for potential applicants to find out more about working at the Luton & Dunstable Hospital or Bedford Hospital and to meet the team supporting Paediatric Nurses in their nursing journey.

We are looking for dynamic, hardworking people with a passion for nursing.

Luton & Dunstable Hospital – as well as posts based solely on the Paediatric Unit and solely in Paediatric ED, we also offer 18 month rotational posts across the Paediatric Unit, Paediatric ED and NICU.

Bedford Hospital – we are offering opportunities for Paediatric Nurses interested in joining the Bedford Hospital Paediatric Unit.

Representatives from each area will be available on the day to answer any questions.

Come and find out more, including opportunities for development within Children’s Services

We are proud of our family centred, acute general Paediatric Unit, which achieved HDU Level 2 status in 2023 and is run by our progressive, forward thinking multi-disciplinary team. We care for children and families with a wide range of conditions including general medicine, oncology (Luton & Dunstable Hospital only), ENT, ophthalmology, maxillo-facial, orthopaedic and adolescents. We have dedicated facilities for paediatric ambulatory care.

The day will follow the schedule below, please be prepared for testing and interview.


9:30 – 10am Stalls

10 – 10:30am Head Nurse presentation

10:30 – 11:15am Maths test and care planning

11:30 – 12pm Interviews


12 – 12:30pm Head Nurse presentation

12:30 – 1pm Stalls

1 – 1:45pm Maths test and care planning

2 – 2:30pm Interviews

For further information or to arrange an informal visit, please contact:

Two Paediatric staff smiling in front of artwork


Sandra Donaldson/Karen Nagy


Stephanie Barnes/Hayleigh Hill/Lisa Curran


Jenny Boustred