Welcome to the Berkshire Healthcare staff bank

Berkshire Healthcare has been rated as ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission, with having solid ambitions to reach ‘Outstanding’. Berkshire Healthcare is at the centre of community and mental health, providing a wide range of services to people of all ages living in Berkshire. And to do this, they employ approximately 4,500 staff who operate from many sites as well as out in people’s homes and in various community settings.

Berkshire Healthcare have been named by NHS England as a ‘Global Digital Exemplar’– one of only seven mental health trusts in the country to gain this status. This will allow them to transform patient care through new technologies.

Bring your uniqueness to the staff bank

Are you a Registered Mental Health Nurse, Health Care Assistant and Health Visitor with recent experience working in a Mental Health setting looking for a regular full time / part time work or ad-hoc flexible shifts? We need people like you, who have experience working in either Adult, Children’s or Older People’s Healthcare to work in a variety of settings, from community to hospital inpatient wards (including older peoples, working age and a tier 4 CAMHS unit) across Berkshire – Bracknell, Wokingham, Reading, Slough, West Berkshire, Windsor, Ascot and Maidenhead.

Discover working on the bank

NHS Professionals staff bank

Who are we? Well … If a hospital or a community team cannot supply staff on a ward or in the service, due to increased demand, sickness, or common staff shortages, they need to call upon Bank staff. NHS Professionals works with trusts to develop ‘bank’ of highly skilled workers who want to work flexibly with the NHS.

Working through a staff bank helps a trust reduce their reliance on expensive agencies helping their spend go back into healthcare. Right now, we have over 130,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades and specialities all saving the NHS over £70 million per year which is reinvested back into each client trust.

What can the staff bank offer you?

Whether you’re looking to enhance your skillset, gain more experience or simply earn a bit of extra money, we can help you achieve this through the staff bank. Join today and enjoy a number of benefits:


  • Competitive pay rates
  • First choice of shifts
  • Access to shifts before they
  • are available to Agency
  • Flexible working to suit your lifestyle
  • Take control of when you want to work
  • Work this week, get
  • paid next week
  • Build holiday
  • allowance for every shift worked
  • Book and manage shifts online
  • Access shifts anywhere, anytime or through your smartphone
  • Support when you need it
  • 24/7 365 days
  • 03332 407 552
  • Stakeholder
  • pension scheme
  • available

Join today …

Register with us today for Bank membership and help increase our patient care capabilities. You can look forward to a choice of flexible work and long-term placements opportunities, as well as the ability to develop professionally and gain experience in some of the most prestigious NHS trusts in England.




Additional Information

Health Visitor

Job Title: Health Visitor 

Rate: Days: £19.06 Saturdays/Nights: £24.78 Sunday/Bank Hols: £30.49

Directorate: Adult Mental Health

Healthcare Assistant

Job Title: Bank HCA (Mental Health)

Pay band/Grade: Band 2

Rate: Days: £10.21 Saturdays/Nights: £14.30 Sunday/Bank Hols: £18.38

Directorate: Adult Mental Health

Job Description

Registered Nurse

Job Title: Bank RMN

Pay band/Grade: Band 5

Rate: Days: £16.17 Saturdays/Nights: £20.79 Sunday/Bank Hols: £25.41

Job Description