We’re celebrating the 70th birthday of the NHS with you in your Trust! We’re taking part and getting involved in the festivities offering tea, coffee and cake for the big NHS7Tea. See below to find out what fun activities your local NHSP team is offering
Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust – Enjoy our selfie frame while you share a brownie with us
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – Tea and Coffee with delicious brownies and a selfie frame to show us your best celebration faces!
Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust – We’re joining the tea parties with our very own brownie stands across various site
Camden & Islington NHS Foundation Trust – Join us in our decorated office and share a tea and coffee with us
Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust – We will have a stall as part of the festivities at front of the hospital where you can grab a brownie with us
City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust – Come and join the team in the NHSP office where you can share a tea or coffee with your colleagues
Colchester Hospital University Foundation Trust – The team will be offering around brownies and taking a snap of staff with our giant selfie frame
Coventry & Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust – Come and check out our decorated office and share an afternoon tea with us
Croydon Health Services NHS Trust – Come and visit out stands to celebrate NHS 70th birthday with us
Doncaster & Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – Come and see us outside the main dining room and grab a yummy baked treat to celebrate!
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust – We will be spending time at the garden tea parties and take some fun photos using our selfie frame! Also, indulge in a brownie and a cuppa with us
George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust – We will be attending the Trust’s tea party where we will have our own special stall full of tea and cake
Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust – We will be offering treats around the wards and will also have a stand at the main entrance where you can share a cake with us and your colleagues
Kent & Medway NHS & Social Care Partnership Trust – We’ll be visiting Dartford, Maidstone and Canterbury with treats to celebrate
Livewell Southwest – We will be walking around the wards sharing our special baked treats with you
MFT Central and Trafford – Join us in our decorated office to share a cuppa and a brownie with us
MFT Wythenshawe and Withington – We’re attending the Trust’s tea party where we’ll be sharing our own special baked treats
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust – Come and join our coffee morning at our Trust HQ Pinderfields
Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Trust – You’re invited to share a tea and coffee with us in our NHSP office and in the staff room
North Middlesex – We’ll be celebrating with the Trusts as well as visiting the wards with our NHSP selfie frame
North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust – We will be attending the Big7Tea event and hosting a stall full of goodies
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust – We’ll be working in conjunction with the Trust’s family-friendly activities by sharing a cuppa and a chat with staff on the day!
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust – Come and join us in the office to have fun with our selfie frame!
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – We’ll be sharing our goodies on the wards and taking photos with you using our giant selfie frame
Portsmouth Hospitals Trust – Drop in our office Thursday and Friday to pick up a brownie and have a chat with us to celebrate 70 years of our NHS
Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust – We are holding a birthday celebration outside the main restaurant on Wednesday 4th
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust – We will be offering yummy brownies and answering NHSP related queries on our decorated stand
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust – NHSP will be joining the Trust’s event offering our own delicious brownies
Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust – We will be attending the Trust’s party outside the cathedral so pop by for a chat
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – We will be attending the Trust’s party outside the cathedral so pop by for a chat
South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust – We will be hosting tea and coffee chats in our decorated office to celebrate the NHS
South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – Our team will be holding a coffee morning in our office and visiting wards
South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust – The NHSP team will be in the restaurant with our own stand to celebrate the 70 years of our NHS with yummy treats
Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust – Drop into our office and share a cuppa with us
Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust – We’ll be celebrating by visiting you on the ward with delicious cakes to celebrate
Stockport NHS Foundation Trust – Come and grab a cake from our stand in reception in honour of 70 years of our NHS
Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust – Drop in to our office for a chat, a cuppa and even a brownie to celebrate
Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust – We’ll be visiting you on the wards to celebrate the 70th birthday of NHS
The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – We will be offering teas and coffees in our decorated offices
The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust – Join us and the Trust in the main foyer at the ‘Raise a cuppa’ event to grab a cake
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust – Drop in for a tea and a chat or catch up with us as we visit the wards with our special selfie frame
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust – Attend the Local Care Centre for coffee and a cake in honour of 70 years of our NHS
Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – We will be hosting an afternoon tea with the Trust and offering you brownies on the wards
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust – We’ll be at the Trust’s tea party and visiting wards with our selfie frame and yummy baked treats
Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust – Find us in the reception area where we will be serving you delicious cakes in celebration
Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust – Drop in to our office to enjoy a lovely cup of tea and a brownie
Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust – We will be supporting the Trust with tea parties where you can grab a cake and a coffee
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust – You can find us at the Trust’s event on the 5th July to pick up a coffee and a delicious brownie
Charles Willimott, Admin and Clerical worker at West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust, was one of April’s Bank Worker Of The Month winners. We met Charles following the award to congratulate him and find out more about his day to day role and experiences working for NHS Professionals.
1)How did you get into your current area of work?
Through word of mouth.
2)What does your typical day at work consist of?
Collecting and writing up case-notes.
3)What do you love most about your job?
The people here.
4)How would your colleagues describe you in three words?
Hardworking, fun and cheeky.
5)What’s your proudest moment achievement to date?
Winning Bank Worker of the Month.
6)What’s the most challenging part of your role?
7)What’s the best thing about working for NHSP?
8) What do you usually do on your days off?
See my friends and exercise.
The Bank Worker Of The Month award acknowledges Bank Workers who have gone above and beyond what is required in their everyday duties.
There is an award for four categories; Care Support Worker/Healthcare Assistant, Specialist Nurse, Registered Nurse and Admin & Clerical.
To win this award, the workers must fulfil the following criteria:
• Achieve ‘5 – Excellent’ on all five of the sections of the ‘Performance Evaluation System’, which is completed by the Ward Manager at the end of each shift.
• Not cancel any shifts for that month.
• Fill the highest number of shifts in the month for which they are being considered for.
A huge well done to Tom and all the other winners for January! Thank you to all of our Bank Members for ensuring that patients receive the best care possible, and for being great ambassadors for NHS Professionals.