Nursing and therapies recruitment open day event

6 May 2017

Location: The Atrium, ground floor, Royal Free Hospital, London NW3 2RG

Save the date: Saturday 6 May 2017, 10.30am-3pm

We are holding a nursing and therapies recruitment open day at the Royal Free Hospital on Saturday, 6 May from 10.30am-3pm in the atrium. The day will be a great opportunity for you to meet with some of our clinical team, learn more about the trust, the job opportunities we have and how we can support your career. 

There will also be an opportunity to talk to our research and education departments and colleagues from Brunel, Middlesex University and University of Hertfordshire. We will try to accommodate informal visits to clinical areas depending on extent of interest.

We will be assessing and interviewing on the day so if you are interested in working for us, apply today.

Opportunities in therapies

If you are an occupational therapist, speech and language therapist, physiotherapist or dietitian at band 5 or band 6 looking for career development come and find out what opportunities we have for you within the organisation. All of our band 5 and 6 staff are rotational and there are opportunities for rotations in the following specialities:

  • Accident and emergency
  • Orthopaedics
  • Critical care and ITU
  • Haematology/oncology
  • Respiratory
  • Renal
  • Health services for elderly people
  • Stroke, neurology and rehabilitation
  • Vascular surgery
  • Liver transplant and hepatology
  • Acute medicine
  • Elective surgery

If you are interested in working in therapies, please come along to the open day or email Caroline Carey, therapy services staff liaison for further information -

Opportunities in nursing

We offer exciting opportunities for:

  • Band 5 and 6 registered staff nurses
  • Student nurses due to qualify anytime in 2017

If you are a band 5 or 6 nurse looking for a different career opportunity you can now apply to transfer sideways to a new specialty within the organisation. The pilot nurse transfer scheme aims to improve job satisfaction, promote staff progression and retain valued staff within the organisation. On the day you will have the opportunity to discuss the process as well as gain a greater understanding of the opportunities available to you.

We are currently recruiting in the following specialties. Apply now.

Specialties with nursing vacancies
Acute/general medicine Emergency/elective surgery Orthopaedics
Cardiology Endoscopy Out-patients
Chemotherapy day units ENT Paediatrics
Critical care Gynaecology Plastics
Day surgery Haemotology/oncology Respiratory
Dialysis Health services for elderly people Stroke and rehabilitation
Emergency department Theatres and anaesthetics Opthalmology

If you can't make it to our open days, we have alternative assessment centre dates throughout the year. You will be asked to select the most convenient date for you during the application process.

Find out more about working for the Royal Free London.

Further information

To find out more about our trust, download our nursing and midwifery brochure.

For more details or for an informal chat, please contact Rebecca Longmate, deputy director of nursing, on