Specialist nurses

Specialist nurse and healthcare assistant staffing

Ensure critical services are safely staffed with access to a highly skilled team of healthcare professionals, including advanced nurse practitioners, chemotherapy nurses, emergency nurse practitioners, and endoscopy nurses.

Thornbury Nursing Services’ nurse-led teams are dedicated to delivering the highest level of care, which starts with our handpicked team of specialists. Each team member is rigorously vetted, ensuring they possess the expertise and experience to seamlessly integrate into any healthcare setting.

Advanced nurse practitioners (ANP)

Our advanced nurse practitioners (ANPs) provide quality care in various healthcare environments. Whether it’s a bustling A&E department, critical care setting, GP surgery, or urgent care centre, our ANPs independently assess, diagnose, treat, and refer patients, ensuring efficient and effective care.

Thornbury Nursing Services exclusively recruits ANPs who possess a master’s degree in clinical practice with at least five years of post-registration experience, including two years at a senior level.

Chemotherapy nurses

Skilled and compassionate nurses deliver exceptional cancer care Our team is experienced in delivering chemotherapy treatments in various healthcare settings. Our team bring a wealth of experience and a well-rounded approach to cancer care, ensuring patients receive the best possible treatment and support.

Our candidates are meticulously chosen, ensuring they possess a minimum of 18 months of up-to-date experience in Chemotherapy Day Units within the last two years. Additionally, they must demonstrate completion of a university-accredited course, extensive in-house training, or hold a UKONS SACT Competency Passport.

Emergency nurse practitioners (ENP)

Our emergency nurse practitioners (ENPs) are the first point of contact, providing timely and appropriate treatment, referrals, and discharge plans. Their experience in urgent care settings allows them to independently conduct comprehensive consultations for emergency and urgent cases, ensuring patients receive the care they need.

ENPs possess at least two years of recent expertise in urgent care settings, encompassing minor injuries, urgent care, and walk-in centres. Additionally, they must showcase completion of a university-accredited Level 3 (diploma) or higher course in clinical reasoning and clinical examination.

Endoscopy nurses

Benefit from skilled endoscopy nurses who excel in managing diverse scenarios across various healthcare settings. With a minimum of 12 months of specialised experience in Endoscopy Units, they ensure safe and efficient endoscopic procedures, conscious sedation, and infection control, guaranteeing a thorough and proficient approach to endoscopy care.

Learning disability nurses and HCAs

Access an experienced team of learning and intellectual disability nurses and healthcare assistants who provide exceptional care to individuals with diverse learning needs. Their deep understanding of unique challenges ensures compassionate and personalised care tailored to enhance the wellbeing of those the patients serve.

Neonatal nurses

Highly experienced neonatal nurses provide specialised care to newborns requiring critical care. Their expertise in Level 2 / Level 3 neonatal care guarantees comprehensive support and focused attention, contributing to improved outcomes for newborns in critical conditions.

Mental health nurses and HCAs

Partner with our mental health nurses and healthcare assistants to deliver exceptional care and unwavering support to patients in acute care and community settings. Their skills and expertise help foster a positive recovery environment and promote mental wellbeing.


Our midwives bring pre- and post-natal care expertise, adding value to your maternal health services. With experience in independently conducting uncomplicated births and attending high-risk deliveries, they contribute to an improved birthing experience for your patients.

School nurses

Our school nurses are highly skilled and experienced in providing care in educational settings, including primary and secondary schools, colleges, universities, and private schools. With a minimum of 12 months of recent experience working in either the public sector, private sector or boarding schools, they are adept at supporting minor illnesses, injuries, long-term conditions, and complex care needs.

Theatre nurses and ODPs: Specialists that can demonstrate at least 12 months of recent experience in anaesthetics, scrub or recovery, our theatre nurses and operating department practitioners (ODPs) ensure a seamless surgical experience. From pre-operative preparation to post-operative care, they uphold the highest standards of patient care, focusing on attention to detail and precision during the surgical journey.

Elevate Patient Care with Thornbury Nursing Services

By choosing Thornbury Nursing Services for your specialist nurse and healthcare assistant staffing needs, you benefit from:

  • Elevated patient care: Highly skilled specialists provide exceptional care and attention, improving patient outcomes and satisfaction.
  • Seamless operations: Our specialist team are readily available, filling staffing gaps at short notice, enhancing efficiency and reducing the burden on permanent staff.
  • Increased flexibility: We offer flexible, tailored staffing solutions to ensure you have the right healthcare professionals when needed, minimising disruptions to your services.
  • Expertise you can trust: Benefit from a handpicked team of rigorously vetted specialists and be confident your patients get the care they need.

Protect critical services by tapping into our pool of specialised nurses and healthcare assistants.