Careers

Recruitment - Frequently Asked Questions

Updated 7 July 2016

Where do you advertise your job vacancies?
We list them all on our dedicated Job Vacancy pages. We also list them on NHS Jobs (which opens in a new window).

Do you have a Nursing Bank or similar?
No, but we do use NHS Professionals for this service (not just nurses by the way either).

Where can I get general career information?
With more than 300 different careers on offer in the NHS, there is a job for you no matter what your interests, skills or qualifications. Visit NHS Careers.

I have a consultant recruitment enquiry
Send consultant recruitment enquiries to: Linda.Wright2@colchesterhospital.nhs.uk or contact the HR Department on 01206 745966.

I have a enquiry about clinical attachments
If you are an overseas qualified doctor seeking a clinical attachment to a department at our hospital please email: medical.personnel@colchesterhospital.nhs.uk
Please note: we are unable to arrange clinical attachments during July and August due to the national recruitment changeover of junior medical staff.

I have a enquiry about medical undergraduates
If you are a medical undergraduate enquiring about periods of elective study at our hospital please email: Sandra.Khan@colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

I want to train as a midwife
Bev Lynn is the Trust's Practice Educator Midwife, a joint position she holds with Anglia Ruskin University. Bev is available to discuss everything to do with midwifery training. Bev Lynn, Practice Educator Midwife, 01206 742779 or 07803 187894 beverley.lynn@colchesterhospital.nhs.uk

I want to become a volunteer at your hospital
Please go to our Volunteers page.

Do you offer work experience places?
Please go to our Volunteers page.

Do you take on Adaptation Nurses?
Unfortunately we don't take on Adaptation Nurses.

I want to work for Carillion
Carillion no longer provide services for our Trust.

But you can email HR.Enquiries@colchesterhospital.nhs.uk for opportunities in our Estates and Facilities team.