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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 14/10/2021.

Bank Healthcare Support Worker

Job Reference: 323-SKE2010

Ashford and St. Peter's Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Chertsey, Surrey
Bank rates

Our vision at Ashford & St Peter’s is to provide an outstanding experience and outcomes for patients and staff.

There has never been a better time to join us in the NHS at Ashford & St Peters Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. We provide acute and planned inpatient and outpatient care for our local community with a strong commitment to staff health and wellbeing. We are committed to providing continuous professional development, staff benefits and flexibility to shape our workforce around our patient care.

Bank Health Care Support Worker Vacancies

We are looking for experienced Health Care Support Workers to join our temporary staffing - Bank on Us service. You must have at least six months experience employed as a Health Care Support Worker in a hospital or similar care setting and have excellent communication skills as well as a compassionate character and a desire to provide high standards of care to our patients.

There are a variety of hours and shifts available and we are particularly keen to hear from people who are able to work day shifts.

Please note this role is for the Adult and Paediatric Services only.

Shifts are available on the following sites:

St Peter's Hospital, Ashford Hospital, Woking Community Hospital and Walton Community Hospital

Shift times include:

Early shift 0715-1415

Late shift 1315-2000

Long day 0715-2000

Night shift 1930-0745

Once you have completed the Bank Pre-Registration process you will be booked to attend the Trust's Induction Programme which can be up to 10 days. This commitment is required to support and enhance your current skills and knowledge.

Successful applicants ideally would have obtained the National Care Certificate, or will need to achieve this within six months of joining to remain on the register.

Bank only pay rates 2020/2021




Pay Band & Spine Point

Daytime per hour (incl HCAS & WTD)

Saturday & Nights per hour Rate (Incl HCAS & WTD)

Sunday & Bank Holidays per hour (incl HCAS & WTD)

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For further information regarding the role please contact Lisa Punter, Lead Nurse Workforce via e-mail to

Interviews will be held at our next Recruitment Event on Saturday 16th October 2021.


Processing your Application

Your application will be transferred from NHS Jobs into the Trust's Careers Portal. Once your application has transferred, you will receive an email inviting you to register and log into the Careers Portal. From here you will be able to monitor the progress of your application, pre-employment checks and on-boarding.


Staff Benefits

Flexible working: We want all staff to have a good life/work balance and we will support you to have a working pattern that meets your needs and helps us to provide our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients.

We are Ofsted registered day nurseries at Ashford and St Peter’s sites, catering for children from 3 months to 5 years, and half-term play-schemes for primary school age children, open from 8am to 6pm.

We have car parking on all our sites and a new multi-storey car park on the St Peter’s site. We have onsite accommodation in shared flats or houses.

The NHS Pension scheme helps you to build your pension for when you retire. You receive tax relief on the contributions you make while you are working and the Trust makes a financial contribution as well. The NHS pension scheme has benefits that will support you and your family when you retire.

Career pathways: we support our staff to develop their careers and will ensure that you can access support, training and development to progress and fulfil your potential at ASPH

Find our more in our Guide for Applicants.

Coronavirus update:

We are reviewing our recruitment and on-boarding processes on a regular basis to ensure we are following the guidelines from Public Health England (PHE). Interviews will be virtual wherever possible.

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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