Are you an experienced journalist with excellent knowledge and skills in digital publishing and audience engagement? Have you successfully led editorial teams in the delivery of outstanding content across multiple platforms?

If the answers are 'yes' then this job could be for you.

RCNi is seeking a new editor for its flagship publication Nursing Standard, the profession's best-selling title, which combines a unique mix of news, analysis, comment, features, peer-reviewed clinical articles and continuing professional development content.

Knowledge of nursing or healthcare is highly desirable but not essential. More important are evidence of strong digital publishing and broadcast skills, such as making best use of longer form online storytelling, social media and content marketing. We are seeking someone who is passionate about driving high levels audience engagement.

This is a senior leadership position, so you will have experience of inspiring others to greater heights, leading a team and working with colleagues in production and marketing roles.

In return we'll give you a highly competitive salary, generous annual leave allowance and a friendly working environment in our Harrow office, just 30 minutes from Baker Street or Marylebone.

How to apply

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Please see the role description and person specification for further details. Please apply through by the specified closing date. Your supporting statement must be presented using our template.

For further information or to set up an informal conversation about the role, please email

Nursing Standard is the profession's leading and biggest selling title. Published by RCNi, part of the Royal College of Nursing Group, we are editorially independent and offer a unique source of nursing content across a range of media platforms.

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