Bank Band 5 RGN | Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust

Job details
Posting date: 22 May 2024
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 21 June 2024
Location: Kilburn, NW6 5FA
Company: CNWL NHS Foundation Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 6331557/333-Band5-BankRGN

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The CNWL Temporary Staffing Service offers flexible working patterns which supports you and the Trust, and can also provide frequent work for those with regular availability.

Band 5 nurses work closely with the people who use our services, their families, friends and carers and play an important contribution in how people experience our services. Band 5 nurses are expected to be kind and responsive but professional and informative and contribute to the quality of the services we provide by:

• keeping the people who using our services as safe as possible through the use of sound clinical skills and effective risk assessments

• ensuring the best possible clinical outcomes by using up-to-date skills and adhering to evidence based policies and procedures

• ensuring the people using our services have a good experience by respecting, empowering and working in partnership with people throughout the care planning process

We believe that the best health care is delivered by multi-disciplinary teams working well together

Key Responsibilities

Central and North West London NHS Trust is committed to providing safe, effective services and providing patients and families with a positive experience.

Patient SafetyBand 5 nurses contribute to the provision of safe and reliable services by:

• Using their clinical judgement and risk assessments to keep the people using our services as safe as possible

• Safeguarding people by recognising and responding when an adult or child might be at risk from abuse but also recognising their own limits and asking for help and escalate concerns when necessary

• Escalating safety concerns and by doing so acting as effective advocates for those who use our services

• Being open and transparent about their own practice

• Supervising the work of others

• Reflecting on everyday practice to identify areas where improvements in safety or quality can be made

• Working with others to create a culture of continuous improvement

• Maintaining accurate, legible, comprehensive records

• Maintaining compliance with their mandatory training requirements.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to the CNWL Bank!
What Happens Next?

The registration process will include an interview and you will be required to visit one of our nearby sites to verify your identity in person. Depending on your role, you may also be asked to complete some basic tests. The process is as follows:
1. Complete the online TRAC application form
2. Our recruitment team will invite you to interview
3. Complete pre-employment checks and online mandatory training
4. You will be set up on Bank and be ready to work

We estimate the recruitment process will take two to four weeks from the date of your interview

If you have any queries, please contact the Temporary Staffing Team on 0203 317 2046


Central and North West London NHS Trust expects all Band 5 nurses to act in a way which shows you understand our core values and are willing to put them into practice with service users, their friends family and carers and also other staff members.

As a Band 5 nurse we expect you to show COMPASSION, contribute to a caring and kind environment and recognise that what you do and say helps can make the lives of others better

We expect you to RESPECT everyone and acknowledge and welcome people’s differences rather than ignore them or see them as problematic.

We expect you to EMPOWER others and continually try to provide information, resources and support to help others make their own decisions and meet their own needs.

We expect you to work in PARTNERSHIP and behave in a way that shows that you recognise that commissioners and users of our services are the people who generate and pay for our work.

Please see attached Job Description and Person Spec

This advert closes on Saturday 31 Aug 2024

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