Healthcare Recruitment Award

Improving patient access and choice depends on the quality and availability of staff in all areas of the hospital practice. This award will recognise the NHS organisation that has developed a robust recruitment policy that delivers both safety and continuity to patients.

2016 Winner

Guy's & St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Healthcare Recruitment Award 2016 Winner: Guy's & St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Improved recruitment processes at Guy’s & St Thomas’ are effectively allowing larger cohorts of apprentices. The trust continues to use its successful recruitment formula of speed meeting with line managers and candidates, and now includes a personality style assessment day as part of the process. Opportunities for candidates with learning difficulties, dyslexia, dyspraxia, health issues and complex family backgrounds have been promoted.

Commended
Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Humber NHS Foundation Trust
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals Trust
Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


2015 Winner

Guy's & St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
The Education Training and Development department at Guy's & St. Thomas' NHS is recognised for its inclusive recruitment policies, which includes supporting candidates with autism, mobility needs and deafness.

2015 Commended
Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust
University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust