Maternity Nurses

Silentnight Maternity Nurses are highly-trained professionals in new-born baby care, most will have worked in childcare for many years before specialising as a Maternity Nurse, others will have worked previously as nurses or midwifes before transitioning into new-born care.

As one of London’s leading and most respected agencies we are dedicated in providing parents with invaluable support and the best Maternity care available for their new baby / babies.

Our trusted team of Maternity Nurses have been working with us for many years and we are proud to be able to have such a remarkable team of professionals representing us.

Maternity Nurses all have:

  • Excellent Checkable References.
  • An up to date Paediatric First Aid Certificate.
  •  An up to date DBS check.

Maternity Nurse duties include:

  • Postnatal care
  • Establishing good feeding and sleeping routines
  • Tidying the baby’s nursery
  • Day-to-day laundry for the baby
  • Caring for the baby throughout the night
  • Support with breast and bottle feeding
  • Sterilising and making up bottles
  • Bathing your baby

Maternity Nurse Salary Information

Maternity Nurses are self-employed and their salaries vary according to their experience and whether they are caring for twins or triplets.

Maternity Nurse salary expectations:

  • 24hour care with a single baby: £200-£250
  • 24hour care with twin babies: £250-£300
  • 24hour care with triplets babies: £300-£350

Maternity nurses salaries are gross and they are responsible for their own tax and national insurance contributions.