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Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Southend On Sea
Dependent on Grade
05/03/2018 23:59

Here at Southend University Hospital we strive to provide high quality care for every patient, every time.

We would be nothing without our staff. So it goes without saying that when it comes to recruiting new team members, we're looking for the best. We encourage staff to be innovative, to challenge the "as is" and to always put patients first.

We want staff who will live our trust values every day.

Care with compassion, Working together, Professional and accountable



We are looking to recruit caring, professional, suitably qualified Doctors to work across all grades and specialties on a bank basis. Here at Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

We have some great opportunities for Medical Staff at all grades to join our bank. With us, you can work when it suits you! There is flexibility for you to choose your own working pattern to suit you and your life style, based on service needs and staffing requirements of the hospital.

The Trust is keen to expand our existing team of Bank Doctors across all grades on an ‘as and when’ basis across the following specialties;

• A&E
• Acute Medicine
• Anaesthetics
• Cardiology
• Diabetes
• Dermatology
• Gastroenterology
• General and Elderly Medicine
• O&G
• Trauma and Orthopaedics
• Paediatrics
• Radiology
• Respiratory
• Stroke
• General Surgery

If you are looking for your next role in a hospital that values your contribution with relevant training and support on a flexible working basis that fits around your other commitments, this could be the perfect role for you!

Being on our Bank you would get first pick of all shifts before they are offered to agencies, this will also include long term requirements as well.
In return for your hard work, reliability and loyalty Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust offers a range of staff benefits;

• Competitive pay rates
• Local staff benefits
• Assistance with clinical appraisals and revalidation support
• Access to NHS pension scheme
• Staff restaurant and coffee shop
• Well-resourced library and learning facilities

Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a Teaching Hospital, linked to the London University and also the Cancer Centre for South Essex Cancer network. This busy DGH serves a population of 330,000. We currently employ over 3,782 staff with a total complement of 164 Consultant staff. Situated in the South East of England, with excellent rail links to London.

Important: When filling out your application form, please specify your preferred specialty.

If you would like to discuss these opportunities on offer in more detail, or if you would like to arrange an informal visit, please do not hesitate to contact Kay Ford.

Applicants must be GMC registered with a licence to practice.


Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Joanne Colby

Kay Ford

If you have problems applying, contact

01702 508079