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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 29/07/2021.

Return to Practice Nurse Band 3 (Awaiting Pin)

Job Reference: 390-COR-3568

Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust
Across MSE, Across MSE
£19,737 - £21,142 Per annum pro rata

Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust is now one of the largest trusts in the country, serving a population of 1.2 million people. Our newly formed Trust, comprising acute hospital sites at Broomfield in Chelmsford, Basildon and Southend, is determined to provide the best health services for its local population. We are a well-led, high-performing and innovative organisation working in the best interests of the people we serve.

With a workforce of approximately 15,000 staff, we can now do more and go further in delivering health services to our local communities.

Our ambition is to deliver excellent local and specialist services, to improve the health and wellbeing of our patients, and provide a vibrant place for staff to develop, innovate and build careers.

Patients will experience improved care as well as fewer delays and cancellations. We are able to provide more once-in-a-lifetime specialist care region-wide. With our new trust size will come more opportunities for development, research, networking and innovation.

We aim to make the most of our skills and experiences so we can become the best we can be. As one organisation we will recruit the finest and retain more specialist staff due to more employment opportunities across our Trust.

We will deliver safe and high-quality services and be an employer of choice for our workforce.

We are ‘one team, working together’.

Return to Practice Nurse Band 3 ( AW Pin)


The return to Professional Practice for nursing programme will prepare you to be a part of todays nursing workforce, by providing a combination of Education and practice based learning. This will enable those who were Nurses previously, but whose registration has lapsed to return to practice with contemporary knowledge, skills and competences necessary in the present Healthcare climate

MSEFT in conjunction with Anglia Ruskin University ( See link below) are offering employment as a Band 3 whilst you complete the RTPP course. The course is fully funded .

Return to Professional Practice - ARU

To complete the programme you will be required to :

Be prepared to study.

Commit to working at MSEFT as a qualified nurse on successful completion of the programme.

Complete all required learning and study outcomes.

Undertake a minimum of 22.5 Hours each week in clinical placement at a Hospital within the MSE group.

Commit to a minimum of 150 Hours of assessed practice. In order to do this you will need to work flexibly to incorporate the 24 Hour service commitment & to allow you to work with your Practice supervisor /Assessor.

You will need to provide evidence of your statement of entry to the NMC register – please contact the NMC as soon as possible if you do not have this.

Main duties

Under the supervision of a Practice supervisor and Practice assessor provide a high standard of safe, evidenced based care to individual patients in a holistic manner. This will be delivered as part of a Multi-Disciplinary team approach in concultation with the patient.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameElizabeth SummersJob titleProfessional and Commissioned Education LeadEmail

All communication regarding the post will be sent electronically and we would appreciate that you check your junk or spam folders. We will be in contact with candidates where possible however, if you have not been contacted within 14 days from closing date please assume your application was unsuccessful.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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