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Bank Registered Nurse

Please Note: The application deadline for this vacancy has now passed.

Role Summary

The post holder is responsible for the delivery of care and the assessment, development, implementation and evaluation of individual programs of care. They are expected to take delegated responsibility in a given shift for a group of patients. 

With experience they may be expected to take charge of the ward/department/service area in the absence of their Line Manager.

About the Role

What are the benefits of being a flexible worker?

  • First choice of available shifts or placements.
  • Competitive hourly rates and weekly pay.
  • Paid annual leave.
  • Statutory maternity/paternity pay (subject to qualifying criteria)
  • Stakeholder pension.
  • Training and development opportunities.

These are just a few of the benefits available – if the role is something you are interested in, we would love to hear from you.

About Us

For more information on the Job Description and Responsibilities please click the link below.

More detail about the role

Are you passionate about patient care? We are looking for qualified nurses to join our bank. We want nursing staff that are enthusiastic, committed and prepared to go that extra mile for our patients.

We are currently recruiting dedicated and motivated individuals across a variety of disciplines to join the Staff Bank at North Devon District Hospital based in Barnstaple.

Do you want?:

• To be an integral member of a dedicated team working within your local hospital?
• To join a forward thinking and innovative organisation, which puts their patients first?
• To contribute to the provision of high quality care within your local community?

If you do, then we want to hear from you.

We can offer flexible working and an attractive salary.

Interviews will be completed virtually via Zoom or Microsoft Teams

Working Pattern: Various

Interview Date: To be confirmed

For further information please contact: Lyn Clifford, Matron for Temporary Staffing    01271 313938

Preference will be given to staff with ‘Priority’ and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.



Stretching across Northern, Eastern and Mid Devon, we have a workforce of over 15,000 staff, making us the largest employer in Devon. Our core services, which we provide to more than 615,000 people, cover more than 2,000 square miles across Devon, while some of our specialist services cover the whole of the peninsula, extending our reach as far as Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

We deliver a wide range of emergency, specialist and general medical services through North Devon District Hospital and the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital (Wonford). Alongside our two acute hospitals, we provide integrated health and social care services across a variety of settings, including community inpatient hospitals, outpatient clinics, and within people’s own homes. We also offer primary care services, a range of specialist community services, and Sexual Assault Referral Centres (SARC).

Our state-of-the-art equipment, leading technologies and strong links to local universities put us at the forefront of research and innovations, enabling us to provide world-class care to our local communities.

It’s never been a more exciting time to join the Royal Devon, as you'll help to shape our services as we continue along our integration journey.

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