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Bank Registered Nurse

Band 5

Main area
General Medicine
Grade
Band 5
Contract
0 days (Bank)
Hours
Flexible working - 0 hours per week (Bank)
Job ref
318-20-X5956CC-A
Site
Gloucester/Cheltenham
Town
Gloucester/Cheltenham
Salary
£18.95 - £30.32 Per hour (dependant on shifts worked)
Salary period
Hourly
Closing
31/12/2021 23:59

Join us at an exciting time for Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust! We have recently been awarded an improved CQC rating of Good and are proud of what we’ve achieved. We have an ambitious plan for our journey to Outstanding and are looking for aspirational, committed individuals to join us, making a real difference to both staff and patients.

As a former winner of England for excellence award: Tourism destination of the year, the beautiful city of Gloucester and the scenic regency spa town of Cheltenham are fantastic places to work and live.

As a hospital Trust we are currently involved in over 100 clinical trials and studies, whilst also providing acute elective and specialist services to a population of over 620,000.

By joining Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust new colleagues can look forward to a warm welcome and a future full of opportunities and support.

 

Job overview

Registered Nurse (General)

Share in our team experience, with hours to suit you.

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is currently recruiting caring, dedicated Registered Nurses to work at Gloucester Royal and Cheltenham General Hospitals. Working as part of our temporary staff bank offers a flexible way of working, with both ad hoc and longer, full-time bookings available. You could work shifts or days to suit your lifestyle. You can always depend on a steady supply of work and can choose when and where you want to work. Opportunities to work on our wards providing excellent patient care, or even opportunities to provide specialist care is also available.

Main duties of the job

Join either a General Ward, or specialist location: ITU, ED, AMU (Gloucester) SCBU, Maternity Post Preceptorship and all RMN, please specify your preference in your application form.

Gloucestershire Hospitals have just launched new competitive Bank rates

  • General Wards: Day rate £18.95 - £23.53 per hour, Night and Saturday £24.63 - £30.59 per hour, Sunday and Bank Holiday £30.32 - £37.65 per hour

If you have the skills and experience we are looking for, we would love to hear from you.

 

Working for our organisation

As a member of the Gloucestershire Hospitals Bank you will:

  • Gain experience of supporting/providing services within a large Trust.
  • Have access to a diverse range of roles and opportunities to gain more experience.
  • Have the flexibility to work hours that suit you.
  • Be part of a local team that supports your career aspirations and provides full training and development free of charge.
  • Priority booking over Agency Workers
  • Friendly, Onsite Bank Team, 7 days per week
  • Ability to book Bank shifts from home
  • Be treated as an internal applicant if you want to apply for permanent jobs with us.
  • Have access to a number of benefits, including the NHS pension scheme.
  • Access to staff support services and staff discount benefits.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required

  • Registered Nurses with the Nursing and Midwifery Council
  • Must have 6 months acute ward experience which must be within the last 6 months.
  • A willingness to develop knowledge and skill is essential
  • An ability to perform clinical skills with dexterity
  • Knowledge of clinical governance, policy and procedure
  • An understanding of evidence based practice
  • IT skills which can be built upon to incorporate the use of hospital administration,
    information and training systems
  •  Organisation and time management skills

Person specification

Qualifications

Essential criteria
  • Registered Nurses with the Nursing and Midwifery Council

Experience

Essential criteria
  • Must have 6 months acute ward experience which must be within the last 6 months.
  • An ability to perform clinical skills with dexterity

Skills

Essential criteria
  • A willingness to develop knowledge and skill is essential
  • Knowledge of clinical governance, policy and procedure
  • An understanding of evidence based practice
  • IT skills which can be built upon to incorporate the use of hospital administration, information and training systems
  • Organisation and time management skills
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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Documents to download

Apply online now

Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Caroline Sivyer
Job title
Clinical Support Manager
Email address
caroline.sivyer@nhs.net
Telephone number
0300 422 6223