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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 01/04/2020.

Bank Band 6 Nurse

Job Reference: 834-200000W1

Virgin Care
Band 6

Bank Band 6 Nurse

Paulton, Bristol


Are you a looking for flexible bank opportunities to fit around your lifestyle? Are you a committed and positive Band 6 Nursebased in the Bath area? Are you looking for the opportunity to manage your work/life balance and share in our team’s experience?


Feel Valued


As a Bank Band 6 Nurse delivering NHS services with us, we’ll provide you with access to a committed Learning and Development team and a wide variety of opportunities to gain more experience and training, via e-learning modules and statutory and mandatory training. You will receive flexible working patterns with hours to suit you, including an NHS pension.


You’ll access our central online health and lifestyle platform covering healthy recipes, activity challenges, and support information around mental health.Oh, and did we mention the free tea and coffee?

Feel Proud

Both Sulis and Paulton are busy rehabilitation units. Sulis specialises in on-going stroke rehabilitation for the acute provider and boasts a specialist neurological team to support these patients. Paulton has speciality beds to accept patients directly from the community, bypassing the acute hospital.


Both wards are staffed with GPs with special interests and visiting consultants. We are proud of our quality care and innovative approach to service improvement, such as actively supporting a nationwide falls initiative.


As a Bank Nurse working for Virgin Care, you will work both independently and closely with our multi-disciplinary teams and be responsible for contributing to the holistic assessment, planning, delivery and evaluation of patients’ care. You will also put to use your strong communication and organisation skills which, along with a flexible approach, will ensure you deliver positive experiences to our patients at every stage of their healthcare journey.


You will care for our patients and their families in the way that you believe is best, delivering our high service standards, sharing best practice, and actively improving the way we work to help us continue to change things for the better. We feel passionate that everyone should feel valued when they come into contact with our organisation, whether that’s you, someone we care for, or the wider community we operate in.


Feel Inspired

Well done to the Active Ageing Team in BaNES who have recently received 'Trusted Assessor-equipment Award'The Active Ageing Trusted Assessor-equipment award was received on 26th February 2019. This benefits the health and care system in BaNES, as the Active Ageing team can now prescribe a wide range of identified equipment, which frees up health and social care Occupational Therapist's to do more complex client care.

Feel the Difference

If you’d like to discuss the role further, or request the full job description, please contact the recruitment team via email:


We partner with the NHS to make a real difference to people inBathand we’re building a working environment where colleagues too can really feel the difference. It’s the kind of place where nothing’s too much trouble. Where you’ll feel empowered, listened to, valued and where we’ll support you to bring your best self to work every single day and to deliver high quality care. And that’s just the beginning. Since 2006, we’ve delivered services to millions of people by developing our own unique approach where our patients are at the centre of everything we do.


We’re committed to equal opportunities and welcome a broad diversity of talent to apply. We reserve the right to cease any advertising prior to the published closing date for a role that receives a high number of applications. Virgin Care Limited, its subsidiary companies and the Virgin Care LLPs are part of the Virgin Group and provide NHS and social care services. If you would like to know a little more about how we use your information, please see our website’s privacy policy.

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