24,907 – 30,615 per annum/pro rata (AfC Band 5)

37.5 hours per week – PERMANENT

If you are a newly qualified staff nurse please apply via our Trust Wide advert where you will have the opportunity to specify your area of choice, please call 01226 431694 or 01226 432312 for further details.

We’re looking for qualified Band 5 Nurses to join our team and be a part of our journey. Is it your passion to deliver high quality patient care? Here at Barnsley hospital we are committed to excellence in the services we provide our patients and the support we give our staff, and that’s why we need you.

We have opportunities for Band 5 nurses to provide a high quality of care for patients with complex needs including Dementia, Delirium and Parkinson’s disease. We have a dedicated team from the Lead Nurse, Ward Sister, Charge Nurse, Registered nurses, Unregistered Nurses and we are the only ward to have 2 Patient flow facilitators that discharge our complex patients allowing for a more prompt discharge. You’ll be part of a close, supportive team, taking personal ownership for the levels of care our patients receive.

The ward receives excellent patient feedback and you’ll be at the forefront, providing the highest standard of evidence based care. You’ll plan, assess and implement individual care programs to those who need it most, and maintain a compassionate, caring and safe environment for all.

With our increased importance on continued improvement and development of our acute services, we’re as committed to going the extra mile for you, as you do for our patients. We work together to create a positive team spirit, recognizing achievements and celebrating success. We know that happy patients start with happy staff.

For further information please contact: Louise Gallagher, Lead Nurse for Ward 19 01226 433000 or email at [email protected]

Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is committed to promoting equality of opportunity and fair treatment to all applicants regardless of race, nationality, ethnic origin, gender, marital status, mental or physical disability, religion or belief, sexual orientation, age or offending history.

PLEASE NOTE: all correspondence regarding this vacancy and the interview process will be sent by e-mail.  Therefore, you are advised to check your emails/NHS Jobs account regularly following the closing date.   To speed up the recruitment process please ensure that your references are appropriate and where possible you have provided an email address and telephone number.


The Trust is committed to safeguarding adults and children therefore if the post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended) the successful candidate(s) will be subject to a criminal records check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  The cost of the DBS must be met by the successful candidate(s) through salary deduction. DBS charges for adverts placed from 1st June are as follows:


Please note that these charges are not applicable for roles band 5 and below.


Standard Check:    23.00 + Administration cost of 3.69 = deduction from salary as a one off payment.

Enhanced Check:  40.00 + administration cost of 3.69 = 13.69 deduction from 1st months’ salary, 10.00 deduction from salary over following 3 months.

Closing date for applications:  27th January 2021

Interview to be held on: TBC

If you wish to apply for this post, please visit NHS Jobs website and quote Ref No: 163-0185E-01-21


Please refer to the attached additional document when completing your application, this will inform you about Values Based Recruitment at Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.