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Why choose us?

We are committed to improving the working lives of our employees and supporting them through their career progression. Providing excellent training and education opportunities, we work with you to develop your skills and maximise your experience with us, whatever your chosen career.

Please click below to view our current vacancies.

All of Southend Hospital's vacancies are advertised through the central NHS Jobs site.  Please note it is Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust's practice to offer successful candidates a salary dependent upon skills, experience and current salary.

How to contact us regarding general recruitment:

Write to:
Recruitment Team
Southend Hospital
Britannia House
Britannia Business Park
Comet Way

Fax:    Recruitment Office, 01702 508529


For more information on applying for NHS jobs, we recommend you visit the NHS Jobs advice page at:

For detailed and nationwide information on NHS careers, we recommend you visit the NHS Careers web site at: 

To find out more about Southend as a place to live and work, please visit the Visit Southend website,

Day in the life...

Thinking of a career with Southend hospital? We have a wide variety of jobs in our Trust which provides services both internally and externally. Employing over 4,500 members of staff, we are proud to support our workforce in their training and development as well as their job fulfilment and work/home balance.  The careers listed below link to the NHS Careers website and provide more information about the range of careers available within the NHS. 

Temporary working at Southend

Working with the central bank team offers a flexible way of working with both ad hoc and longer, full-time bookings available.