Registered General Nurses - Band 6


Salary: Competitive salary rates
Job Contract: Part Time
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Job Description

Registered General Nurses Band 6 to help fill positions in Barnsley, we have multiple and varied shifts covering full-time and part-time hours to start with immediate effect.

Registered General Nurse duties include:

  • To act in accordance with the NMC Code of Professional Conduct.
  • Ensure appropriate and safe care of the patient during their stay on the ward.
  • Assist in development and maintenance of ward standards and participate in the audit process.
  • Ensure accurate documentation of patients’ care and progress maintained.
  • Be conversant with and comply with local and corporate policies and procedures.
  • Maintain good communication and excellent working relationships within the department, hospital and outside agencies.
  • Participate in the ordering and maintenance of ward stores and utilise effectively.
  • Accept delegated responsibilities from senior staff in their absence and at other times as required, and coordinate the ward effectively.
  • Perform any other relevant duties after a suitable training period in compliance with the NMC Scope of Practice and your sphere of competence.Ensure compliance with health & safety legislation.
  • Document thoroughly and inform management of any accident or complaint and ensure that steps are taken to prevent recurrences.


This nursing job requires you to be responsible for assessing patients on general medical and surgical wards; planning and implementing care for adults, providing specialist advice and maintaining associated records and carrying out specialist nursing procedures when required.

You will be a Registered Nurse (RGN/RN) that is registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). It is essential that you work within codes of practice and professional guidelines and be able to communicate health issues efficiently and courageously.

You must currently be living in the UK, have effective communication skills, excellent attendance record as well as the ability to work under pressure. In addition to this, it is essential that you have a minimum of 6 months previous work experience within acute healthcare setting with the ability to provide two professional references are necessary.

Work with an agency that works for you

NLG Health is a national framework approved staffing agency, we offer you the flexibility to choose the regularity of your shifts, whether you’re looking to work a couple of shifts a week alongside your permanent job or looking to work full-time hours. In return, you’ll be valued and respected for your professionalism and expertise, feeling fulfilled by the knowledge of a job well done.

Benefits - It is a big list because we value what you do!

  • Very competitive rates of pay
  • Flexible working to suit your lifestyle
  • Work this week and get paid within two days of submitting your timesheet
  • Book and manage your shifts through the NLG app
  • Health cash plan
  • PAYE through NLG
  • NHS Framework approved
  • Private sector placements
  • Complex care in the community
  • Highly lucrative referral scheme
  • Stakeholder Pension Scheme
  • Multi-shift bonus
  • Quick and easy registration
  • Support 24/7 365 days a year

This position is compliant with Para. 1 Sch.9 of The Equality Act 2010 relating to Occupational Requirements and is also subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975. As such it will be required for a submission for an Enhanced Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB), to check for any previous criminal convictions that do not meet the previous offences filtering process.

A conviction may or may not exclude you from employment and this will be discussed at interview

NLG is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client about this vacancy.

Equality of opportunity is our policy, irrespective of age, disability, gender, race and ethnicity, religion or belief and sexual orientation.

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Our Values and Accreditations

NLG Health is a leading force in providing medical, nursing and healthcare staff with a track record of excellence going back to 2001.

We focus on the needs and potential of every one of our candidates and that’s one of the reasons we continue to grow and attract the best. Our framework agency ‘platinum status’ is evidence of our emphasis on quality, and we are very highly accredited too.

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