Community Based – Community Staff Nurse – Band 5

Accomodation Available if required for Block Bookings

Do you have experience in providing exceptional care as a staff nurse within the community? Would you like to be part of a multi award winning NHS Foundation Trust recently awarded ‘Provider Trust of the Year’ by the Health Service Journal (HSJ), along with a further award for their pioneering Staff Engagement Strategy ‘The WWL Way’? Would you like your work to be flexible to fit your lifestyle and circumstances?

If you answered ‘yes’ to the above, we’d love to hear from you!

We have flexible Bank shifts and Long Term Placements available for Community Based Staff Nurses at Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust (WWL).

Location is commutable from Manchester, Salford, Eccles, Bolton, Warrington, St. Helens, Chorley and Preston.

Community Nurse (Band 5):

Days: £21.22 Saturdays/Nights: £27.58 Sunday/Bank Hols: £30

In return for your hard work and caring skills, we can offer you some fantastic benefits: –

  • Competitive Pay Rates - work this week, get paid next week!

  • First choice of shifts at your Trust – Access to shifts before they are available to agency

  • Flexible working to suit your lifestyle – Take control of when you want to work

  • Build holiday allowance for every shift you work

  • Book and manage your shifts on the go – Access shifts anywhere, anytime online or through your smartphone

  • Support when you need it – 24/7 365 days – Call us anytime on 03332 407 552

  • Stakeholder pension scheme

    Who are NHS Professionals?

    NHS Professionals (NHSP), owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), works in partnership with hospital trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS.

    Working through the NHSP bank means Trusts don’t have to rely on expensive agencies. Right now, we have over 126,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades and specialities, saving the NHS over £70 million each year. This money is then reinvested back into the NHS.



    To apply for these posts, you will:

  • Have a minimum of 6 months paid experience in a community based staff nurse role within the last 2 years

  • Registered Nurse

  • Qualified Clinical Practitioner

  • Range of extended clinical skills and demonstrate clinical knowledge

  • An understanding of the Clinical Governance agenda and its implications for practice

  • Ability to influence and negotiate change in order to provide high quality care

  • Ability to network and establish multi-agency relationships

  • Ability to work under pressure and work independently

  • Mobile to undertake home visits

  • Good verbal and written skills

  • Undertake regular mandatory training


    Register today for various flexible shifts.

    For more information on the roles or details on how to join NHS Professionals, simply get in touch with Charlotte Baines, Bank Recruitment Coordinator, on 07741 893580 or .

    We look forward to hearing from you soon.


    Please note, you will be contacted by email throughout the recruitment process, so please check your emails, including your junk/spam regularly. We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

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