Bank HCA for Student Nurses

Job details
Posting date: 02 November 2019
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £9.02 per hour
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 30 November 2019
Location: Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2JB
Company: NHS Jobs
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 428-ATR9610-P

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Bank HCA for Student Nurses

Are you currently a student nurse? Joining the nurse bank as an HCA can be a great way to gain valuable knowledge and experience in acute clinical areas and give you the opportunity to work flexibly around your studies. As a bank HCA, you will be working across our adult inpatient wards or the outpatients department.

The other benefits to working on the nurse bank are:

  • First choice of available shifts
  • Paid annual leave entitlement
  • Enrolment in the NHS pension scheme

In order to apply for this role, you must:

  • Be studying at University for a Registered Nurse qualification
  • Have started your first clinical placement which must be within an acute hospital setting
  • Be a reliable, enthusiastic and self-motivated individual with excellent communication skills
  • Have the ability to adapt to changing situations

If you fit the above specification, we would love to hear from you.


  • Please put the contact details of your placement mentor and a Uni tutor as your referees
  • All other students (mental health, paramedic science etc or those studying health and social care at college) should apply to our healthcare assistant advert (job ref. 428-ATR8600)

Candidates should be advised that if they are successful in obtaining a position, they will be required to provide the following on their occupational health form:

  1. Documented evidence of dates of 2 MMR Vaccinations and or serology (blood test) confirming immunity to Measles and Rubella
  2. Confirmation of a history of Varicella (Chickenpox Infection) and /or having 2 Varicella Vaccination or evidence of a or serology (blood test ) confirming immunity to Varicella (Chickenpox)

If candidates are not coming from any countries known to be high risk for TB before entering the UK, further tests and update for TB /BCG vaccination and Hepatitis B vaccination can be done and commenced when they arrive and their clearance will not be dependent on this initially, as long as they can provide requested evidence for the first 2 points above.

Please note: if this job requires you to have a DBS check to enable you to properly fulfil the requirements of the job, on appointment you will be required to repay the cost of obtaining a DBS check and this amount will be reclaimed from your salary.

Closing Date: 30/11/2019

For further details / informal visits contact:

Temporary staffing office:

Tel. 01202 44 2183

Emma Randall:

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