The Temporary Staffing Bank provides temporary cover for wards, departments and community services on a daily basis.
Bank Workers may be required to cover any short-term staff shortages, to help meet variations in activity levels as well as provide specific skills for a short period of time.Bank workers therefore can be required to work from a few days or hours notice.
Staff groups employed include nurses, midwives, healthcare assistants and admin and clerical staff.
Staffing Bank workers are:-
"Workers, who are registered with the RWT Bank, are available to be called on to work in a flexible capacity, to fill a temporary vacancy, or staffing shortfall. This type of work is carried out under the understanding of No Mutuality of Obligation”.
No Mutuality of Obligation simply means that the Trust is under no obligation to offer the Bank worker any work, and the Bank worker is under no obligation to accept any work offered to them.