Our staff bank offers registered nurses, healthcare assistants, allied health professionals, healthcare scientists, managers and clerical workers the opportunity to work additional shifts across our five hospitals in north west London.

Nurse bank

The bank is run as a managed service by Reed, although all bank workers have a flexible working agreement with the Trust.

Specialties we recruit

We recruit to all specialties across the Trust including:

  • Intensive care
  • Theatres, recovery and anaesthetics
  • Accident and emergency
  • Cardiology
  • Midwifery
  • Renal
  • General/acute medicine and surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Chemotherapy
  • Sonography
  • Physiotherapy/occupational therapy/speech and language therapy
  • Pathology
  • Finance
  • HR
  • ICT

Benefits of working for the staff bank

  • Competitive pay rates with enhancements for specialist qualifications
  • Enhanced pay rates for nights, on weekends and on bank holidays
  • Regular shifts and medium to long-term assignments are often available
  • Free uniform - where applicable
  • Flexible working
  • Online booking
  • Electronic time sheets
  • Weekly pay
  • Access to the pension scheme

Who can apply?

To register, you must be:

  • eligible to work in the UK
  • a registered nurse/AHP/scientist with at least six months' postgraduate experience or a nursing/healthcare assistant with a minimum of six months' previous acute NHS experience or relevant experience for administrative roles

The recruitment process

You must:

  • pass a face-to-face interview with a bank resourcer
  • pass a drug calculations assessment where applicable
  • provide appropriate qualification certificates
  • provide proof of identity and eligibility to work in the UK
  • provide references covering the last three years
  • pass an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for all clinical roles
  • pass occupational health clearance

We estimate the recruitment process will take two to four weeks from the date of your interview. If you’re already an employee at the Trust, there’s a fast-track process for joining the staff bank.

How to apply

Contact our recruitment team on:

  • 020 8167 2495 for AHP/HSS & A&C recruitment
  • 020 8167 2496 for nurse and HCA recruitment
  • 020 8167 2493 for doctors recruitment
  • 020 7220 4746 for Hotel Services (cleaners/porters/catering) recruitment

Or email imperial.staffbank.recruitment@nhs.net