Job opportunities

Job vacancies

We would welcome your interest in working for Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

All our current job vacancies are listed at jobs.chelwest.nhs.uk.

Why choose us?

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is an award winning organisation providing care at two main hospital sites—Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and West Middlesex University Hospital—as well as at a range of community sexual health clinics. 

Whether you’d like to work in Chelsea or in the heart of our community in Isleworth, you’ll be a core member of our team.

We promise to:

  • Provide you with great work experience when you join
  • Help you develop your skills when you are with us
  • Provide you with unique training opportunities so that you choose to stay with us

Many of our team have worked at our organisation for a significant part of their career, rising through the ranks, and we want the best of the rest of the NHS to do the same.

Top London hospitals

  • The expertise of our staff has been recognised through a number of prestigious national awards—find out more

  • We are proud to be an organisation that delivers excellent clinical care and experience, being in the top 5 best performing trusts in England for A&E targets and with a good patient survey track record 

  • We have a range of cutting edge specialist services with an excellent clinical reputation—such as burns, high risk maternity, FGM, sexual health and NICU—as well as general acute services you’d expect

Great staff benefits

NHS-wide:

  • Final Salary Pension Scheme
  • Competitive salaries
  • Annual leave that increases with the number of years of your NHS service
  • Pride to be part of a Trust caring for NHS patients

Unique to our Trust:

  • Friends Christmas Cheer Awards recognise the efforts of staff from cleaners to consultants
  • Star Awards provide an opportunity for patients, Foundation Trust members and Governors, and staff to nominate outstanding staff for our annual awards which culminate in a fabulous evening event
  • Staff discounts at a wide range of local shops, bars, restaurants, gyms etc
  • Live music every week

Good locations

  • Commutable from a wide geographical area
  • Bars and restaurants
  • Shops
  • Choose whether you want to be in central London or in the heart of our community at either of our main hospitals—both have excellent transport links into inner and outer London
  • We are a Disability Confident employer

See our current job vacancies at jobs.chelwest.nhs.uk.

Training and development

We’re committed to investing in our staff with bespoke training and development opportunities so they can see real career progression when with us

We want to make sure that members of our team all have access to the best in house training and development the NHS has to offer, which suits their development needs.  

We also put great focus on our teams ensuring they complete their statutory and mandatory requirements with a target of 90% completion which is reported on a monthly basis to the Trust Board.

Here you can find more information about the range of training and development opportunities available to our staff:

  • A comprehensive induction programme where you are welcomed by the Chief Executive and where you get to meet other new colleagues 
  • A preceptorship programme for newly qualified nurses and midwives
  • Continuous personal and professional development (CPPD) courses
  • Leadership and management courses, tailored to your unique needs
  • A dedicated Excellence in Care programme for healthcare assistants and midwifery support workers, which incorporates the care certificate  
  • Mentorship programmes
  • A range of clinical skills and competency training

Career progression

We want to make sure that members of our team have the opportunity to grow and develop their skills so that they can see real career progression when working at our Trust.

There are many ways we help staff progress in their careers from band one all the way to band nine and these include:

  • Opportunities to practice in other specialist areas within the range of hospital services we provide
  • Secondment opportunities in nursing, midwifery, Operating Department Practitioners (ODPs), therapists and other allied health training
  • Bespoke learning and development courses for emerging leaders
  • Fast track opportunities for students at one of our Health Education Institution partners to work with us straight after qualifying

See our current job vacancies at jobs.chelwest.nhs.uk.

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