Welcome to the Temporary Staffing Bureau

The Temporary Staffing Bureau is situated on the ground floor (orange zone) near the East Entrance to the hospital.

SASH provides a range of medical services to a population of 535,000 people living across Surrey and Sussex.

The Temporary Staffing Bureau provides an on-site bank management service to East Surrey Hospital, as well as our services at Crawley and Horsham Hospitals. Over 250 staff provide temporary cover to meet shortfalls due to sickness, annual leave, or short-term unfilled vacancies.

If you work on the nurse bank, you tell us when you are available to work and your availability is then matched with shift requirements across the hospital. Whatever your availability, we value your skills and experience and can provide you with a fantastic opportunity to work with us in a way that suits your lifestyle.

We have been rated by the CQC as an Outstanding Trust. Come and join our dynamic and progressive nursing team

  • Very competitive rates of pay
  • Enhanced rates in specialist areas (ED, ICU, endoscopy, paediatrics including neo-nates)
  • Simple and quick process to join the bank
  • Weekly pay
  • Continuous personal development with the prospect of attending any Trust training courses
  • NHS pension scheme
  • Opportunities to transfer to permanent posts
  • Flexible shifts available to suit your requirements

Are you interesting in joining us as a bank member of staff? You can apply online for vacancies at www.jobs.nhs.uk

The Butterfly Scheme – brief guide for temporary staff

Are you a nurse or midwife working on the bank? Visit the nurse revalidation page for important information about this requirement for all nurses and midwives.

We take staff raising concerns very seriously. We are committed to supporting any member of the team who is worried about patient safety, risk of inappropriate behaviour and attitudes within the organisation.

If you have identified a concern, you will be supported and where appropriate we will investigate and respond. You will bot be treated with prejudice or suffer any detriment.

If you feel there is a serious concern please notify your line manager, professional lead or, if necessary, a member of the team below. you can reach them through hospital switchboard (dialling 0) or if you are calling from outside the hospital please call 01737 768 511.

Surgical matron: bleep 841

Medical matron: bleep 728

Hospital site manager: bleep 339

If you wish to speak in confidence to raise concerns, you can contact the freedom to speak up guardian.

Debbie Mayne - Freedom to speak up guardian
Telephone: 01737 768 511 x1279
Mobile: 07583 056 558
Email: raising.concerns@sash.nhs.uk