Applying for a role at NUH

Where do we advertise opportunities?

All of our jobs are advertised on our dedicated jobs pages. Vacancies are then automatically notified to Universal Jobmatch (Job Centre Plus) and posted on NHS jobs website.

How do I apply?

You can make an application either directly through our site or via the NHS Jobs website.

To apply through our site find a job that’s right for you and that you meet the essential criteria. Click the ‘Apply Online Now’ button and you will be taken to the where you will be able to log-in and apply or create a new account if you have not used it before.

To apply through NHS Jobs find a role you are interested in and check you are suitably qualified and meet the essential criteria. Click the ‘Apply for this job’ and you will be prompted to log into your account or create a new one.

If you would like more information about any of the roles please contact the person listed on the job advert.

Our candidate journey

Applied for a role at NUH? Take a look at our candidate journey for an idea of what to expect, hints and tips for your application and interview, and the communications you'll receive in advance of starting in your role as part of Team NUH. 

What happens when my application is received?

Once the advert has closed a panel will ‘shortlist’ the applications received, identifying who meets at least the essential criteria. If we have large numbers of applications, we will then use the desirable criteria to shortlist further.

If you are successfully shortlisted, you will receive confirmation via email, usually within two weeks of the closing date. The email will then direct you to book a suitable interview slot and advise you if there are any requirements for the interview i.e. giving a presentation.

How long does the process take?

We aim to make the process as quick as possible and on average it takes us 45 days from  the post being advertised  to an individual receiving an unconditional offer of employment.

Once this is complete and you have confirmed your notice period we will then agree a start date with you

Please note information on all candidates who apply for a post is stored for 400 days and then automatically deleted from our systems.

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Easy Read Job Application

If you have a disability and find it difficult to complete a job application online, you may prefer to use the easy read application form to apply for a job.  Please email for a copy of this application form.