Join the bank

The Bank works in partnership with NHS Professionals (NHSP) to recruit bank staff. 

NHSP works with around 60 NHS Trusts across the country.

Whatever your availability we value your skills and experience and can provide you with a fantastic opportunity to work with us in a way that suits your lifestyle.

To join the bank today, choose from one of the following registration routes and complete an online application form.

  • If you are already working at the Trust and would like to work extra shifts through the bank at this Trust only, then you can take the substantive bank route and join in little as 24 hours.

  • If you are known to the Trust that you wish to work at, but are not currently employed by them, you can apply through our Bank Exclusive route. This will allow you to pick up shifts at the Trust of your choosing in as little as 72 hours.
  • If you would like the flexibility of working at any of our 60 Trusts, you can apply through our Bank Only route. This process is fully compliant with NHS Employment Check Standards and will include references, interviews and DBS checks.


To apply through any of our registration routes complete an online application form, a series of screening questions will make sure we find the right registration route for you.

You should always check your Spam/Junk folder for emails coming from NHS Professionals to make sure you don’t miss out on Important Communications regarding your application.

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