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Why join the Bank?

In return for your hard work and your professional, caring and reliable service, the bank membership gives you:

  • Competitive weekly pay 
  • First choice of available shifts 
  • Paid annual leave 
  • Statutory maternity/paternity (subject to qualifying criteria) 
  • Access to our very own pension scheme called 'NHSP Stakeholder pension' for eligible members
  • Free training and development opportunities

...and we are part of the NHS family!



How do I join the Bank?

There are a number of ways to join the bank:

Full Bank Membership

The Bank Only route applies to any applicant who is not permanently employed by an NHS Trust where we currently manage the bank or would like the flexibility of working in our other Trusts.

Substantive Bank Membership

The substantive route applies to any applicant who is currently employed at one of our partner NHS Trusts whose bank is managed by NHS Professionals and would like to pick up extra shifts through the bank at that Trust only. To join the bank via a substantive route, please contact your onsite NHS Professionals Trust Liaison Coordinator (TLC), and they will explain the steps to join the bank.

Bank Exclusive Membership

Bank Exclusive is a fast track recruitment process for applicants who are known in a professional capacity to one of our Partner Trusts, allowing members to undertake shifts at the sponsoring Trust. To join via the Bank Exclusive route, please contact the onsite TLC, and they will explain the steps the Bank Exclusive process and provide you with a Bank Exclusive application pack. 




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