Registered Nurse - Leeds Region EMUs

United Kingdom - North region (UK centres)

Job function: Nursing/Midwifery | Abortion Care

Description: Registered Nurse/Midwife

Location: Leeds and surrounding EMU's

Hours: Full time available (37.5 hours per week full time) 

Rate: £28,471

About us:

At Marie Stopes International we are unapologetically pro-choice. We believe that every woman has the right to make choices about her own body and her own future. As one of the world’s leading providers of contraception and safe abortion care, we give women the means to do so. Our team members, working across 37 countries, provide high quality, safe services to women, when and where they need them. Because when a woman can determine her own future, she can contribute to creating a better, more sustainable future for everyone.

About the role:

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced nurse who is passionate and committed to nursing women and delivering abortion care.

As a Nurse/Midwife at Marie Stopes UK, you will care for women’s health and support their reproductive rights. You can expect to work in a client-centred, hands-on and fast-paced environment, providing expert clinical abortion to our clients.

Working in the main surgical centres is a rewarding role that would suit someone who enjoys working in a busy environment and working as a team-player.

To join our dedicated and caring team, you will need to be:


  • Pro-choice on abortion and an advocate of our mission of 'children by choice, not chance'
  • A registered nurse/midwife who has worked within a Nurse/midwife led environment but who is also a team player
  • A proven ability to work on your own, manage your time effectively prioritising your own workload and client case load under minimal supervision
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both verbal and written
  • A flexible approach and act as a client advocate. Helping to maintain a pleasant and safe environment for clients.
  • Ultrasound scan trained - Transabdomnial & Transvaginal (desirable, but training will be provided if not trained in this area)
  • The Registered Nurse/Midwife would be expected to cover satellite Early Medical Units in Doncater, East Riding & Hull/North Lincolnshire as well as North Yorkshire districts
  • You would predominately be a lone worker but would be expected to travel to our main site in Leeds once a week
  • Under the expectations for undergoing Ultrasound Scan training (which roughly takes just under 6 months) their main training base would be Leeds, and our Leeds site is where they would undertake the majority of their training in the initial 6 months
  • A Full UK driving licence is essential and travel is expected however the post holder would receive competitive mileage reimbursements

What you can expect from us

We’re big on training: In return for your commitment and hard work, you will have plenty of opportunities to build on your experience. You will be provided with career support, training for revalidation, on the job training and an environment for development.

For more information about the role, please view the job framework on our website.


Location: Leeds Region

Closing date: 6th November 2020 (midnight GMT+1). Interviews may take place before this date for exceptional candidates.

Salary: £28,471


Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and post holders to share this commitment


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