Our recruitment process

The East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust Resourcing team deal with all aspects of recruitment for all staff groups which it employs, including medically qualified professionals. As such, recruitment for all Trust vacancies is undertaken centrally via NHS Jobs and NHS Professionals respectively. 

East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust only accepts applications completed via NHS Jobs.

Application forms submitted via any third party recruitment agency or website will not be accepted and the Trust will not make any arbitrary offers of employment in response to such applications.  

If you have received any such offer of employment, please contact the local counter fraud specialist, Gemma Higginson at

Work permits

Foreign nationals who want to work in the UK need to have a work permit. For more information about work permits please go to the Home Office's Working in the UK website.