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Bank Registered Staff Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Bank
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Bank
Hours
  • Flexible working
  • Other
0 hours per week (Bank)
Job ref
435-B055-20
Site
East Lancashire Hospitals Trust
Town
Blackburn
Salary
£31,534 £31,534 per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
06/12/2021 23:59

At East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust our vision is to be widely recognised for providing safe, personal and effective care.  We currently provide high quality services and treat over 600,000 people across East Lancashire and the surrounding area. We employ over 8,000 staff, many of whom are internationally renowned and have won awards for their work.

Job overview

Bank Staff Nurse

We are looking for Experienced Registered General Nurses to join our Staff Bank at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust.

We require committed, motivated and reliable individuals to expand our growing team of Registered Staff Nurses to support in the delivery of Safe, Personal and Effective care and support to our patients and their families.

Please Note: To apply, you must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council as a ‘Registered Adult Nurse’. Applications which do not meet this requirement will not be considered for interview.

Main duties of the job

Whilst working on Bank, you will be responsible for the implementation of evidenced-based nursing care, working collaboratively and co-operatively with others to meet the needs of patients and their families.

Working for our organisation

Established in 2003 East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust (ELHT) is a large integrated health care organisation providing high quality acute secondary healthcare for the people of East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen. 

Our vision is to be widely recognised for providing safe, personal and effective care.  We currently provide high quality services and treat over 700,000 patients a year from the most serious of emergencies to planned operations and procedures. We employ over 8,000 staff, many of whom are internationally renowned and have won awards for their work and achievements.

We are a large NHS Trust who have recently been rated as ‘Good’ with areas of ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC.  We treat over 700,000 patients a year from the most serious of emergencies to planned operations and procedures. Our high quality healthcare services are offered across five hospital sites, and various community sites.

Joining East Lancs Hospitals NHS Trust Nurse Bank can offer you flexible work to suit your lifestyle and commitments, as well as the opportunity to test the waters in a new setting.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

You will be responsible for the assessment of care needs and the development of programmes of care and/or the implementation and evaluation of these programmes. Carry out all relevant forms of care without direct supervision and demonstrate procedures to and supervise qualified and/or unqualified staff. 

 

Person specification

Attainments

Essential criteria
  • Registered 1st level or equivalent as verified by the NMC
Desirable criteria
  • To have knowledge of current research applicable to the posts specialist area

Knowledge

Essential criteria
  • Able to take on board new ideas, skills and knowledge
  • Ability to problem solve

Disposition

Essential criteria
  • Be able to work in a team
  • Be supportive of team members.
  • Able to communicate effectively with patients, visitors and colleagues.
  • Able to reflect on one's own work
  • Have effective interpersonal skills
Desirable criteria
  • Be able to work with minimal supervision within job description
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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

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Bank Recruitment
Job title
Bank Recruitment Team
Email address
Bank.Recruitment@elht.nhs.uk