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Central Staffing
Band 5
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East Cheshire NHS Trust
Employer type
Macclesfield District General Hospital
£24,907 - £30,615 Per Annum Pro Rata
Salary period
01/10/2020 23:59

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COVID-19 Vacancy Bank Registered Staff Nurse

Band 5

Whether you are just starting out in your career or are looking to use your skills and experience in a new role, East Cheshire NHS Trust is the right employer for you. An organisation with a real sense of community we actively support and develop our staff to ensure our patients receive the best quality care. Join our team and support our vision of delivering the right care first time, every time.


East Cheshire NHS Trust is looking to recruit newly qualified and experienced registered staff nurses to our hospital bank.

Our bank service aims to supply appropriately skilled staff to cover temporary shortages across the organisation,especially during the Covid-19 pandemic. Joining the bank provides an excellent opportunity for those who wish to gain insight and experience into diverse areas and specialties while providing you with the flexibility to choose your own working hours with the option of Weekly pay. It can also provide the opportunity to gain experience with the trust as a precursor to permanent employment.

The role of a bank Staff Nurse is to support in the assessment, planning, delivery and evaluation of high quality nursing care, working as part of a multidisciplinary team of nurses, doctors, health care assistants and other health professionals. We are seeking compassionate nurses, capable of working in a busy and challenging environment, to deliver evidence based and patient focused care.

To be successful in your application you will need to demonstrate your knowledge and your dedication to high standards of patient care. You must be a team player with excellent communication skills and have the ability to work using your own initiative as well as part of the wider team.

This post is BANK

Hours per week are ZERO

Shift patterns:  shifts will be either early (7:00-15:00), late (13:00-20:00), long day (7:00-20:00) or night shifts (19:30-7:30)

Closing date: 1st October  2020

If you have lived or worked abroad for 6 months or more in the last 5 years you will need to obtain an overseas police clearance. Further information can be found on the additional information links at the bottom of the advert.

To keep up to date with all of our latest Recruitment activity here at East Cheshire NHS Trust, take a look at our Facebook and Twitter pages, links to which can be found on the right hand side:

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We would like to inform you that if your application is successful, your interview will be held via SKYPE.

Due to the terms of a Bank contract, we are unable to meet the criteria for Tier 2 sponsorship for visa purposes.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

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Further details / informal visits contact

Jill Marshall
Job title
Senior Nurse Workforce and Deployment
Email address
Telephone number
01625 661278
Additional information

Recruitment Team either via email, or telephone, 01625 656510

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