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Recruitment Days

Recruitment Days

Come and join our team!

The Trust holds regular recruitment days to showcase the vast opportunities that we have to offer here at Mid Essex Hospital NHS Trust.

Come along to our next event (listed below) to find out about jobs for registered nurses, health care assistants and so many more or you can browse our vacancies here.

Braintree Community Hospital

Braintree Community Hospital Staff Nurse Recruitment Open Day

June 22nd 2018 (Friday) | 9am - 3pm

Venue: Main Concourse, Braintree Community Hospital, Chadwick Drive, Braintree CM7 2AL

Information stand: Come and drop in!

We are looking for staff for our elective orthopaedics ward who have experience in a district general hospital and have cared for patients that have undergone surgery. 

This recruitment event is specifically aimed at healthcare professionals that are interested in working in a new and expanding team.

Come and meet us between 9am and 3pm to discuss career opportunities with us!

For more information please contact Caroline.Forder@meht.nhs.uk 

Estates and Facilities Open Day - Domestics and Patient Catering

  • 23rd June 2018 (Saturday) times to be confirmed on booking


Venue: Medical Academic Unit (MAU), Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET

Salary: £15,404 to £18,157 pa

Booking only: www.jobs.nhs.uk and complete an online application form

Are you looking for a rewarding role?

Would you like to work in a vibrant hospital setting in a non-clinical role?

Then why not join one of our dynamic teams. We are looking to recruit to the posts below:

Patient Catering Department - Ward Hosts

By joining the Patient Catering Department you can make a real difference to the wellbeing of patients at Broomfield Hospital. The department provides three main meal services per day, with additional snack and beverage rounds, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Our ward hosts work alongside nurses and dieticians to ensure the patient receives the best nutritional needs for their recovery and patient experience

Shifts available: - Monday – Sunday 16:30 -20:00

Domestic Service Assistants

When you join the Domestic Services Department, you become a valued member of a dynamic team, working in an environment where you make a real difference to the wellbeing of patients and visitors to Broomfield Hospital. We provide services 24 hours a day, seven days a week 365 days a year, in wards and public areas, to maintain a clean and infection free hospital

Shifts available:

Monday - Friday 09:00 -14:00

Saturday and Sunday 09:00 - 14:00

Monday - Friday 14:00 -18:00

Saturday and Sunday 14:00 - 20:00

Monday - Friday 14:00 -20:00

Saturday and Sunday 17:00 - 20:30

Monday - Friday 17:00 -20:30

Saturday and Sunday 22:00 - 05:30

Monday - Friday 22:00 -05:30

Saturday and Sunday 09:00 - 14:00


If you are interested in working with us to deliver dedicated and compassionate care, apply online to attend out Recruitment Open Day. To help streamline the day, you will be allocated a time slot and invited to attend via email.

To apply: www.jobs.nhs.uk

For any questions, please contact us at efmrecruitment@meht.nhs.uk 

Nurse with water and patient

Nurse Recruitment Open Days

  • June 16th 2018 (Saturday) | 9am - 4pm 

  • July 14th 2018 (Saturday)  | 9am - 2pm

  • September 15th 2018 (Saturday) | 9am - 2pm

  • October 13th 2018 (Saturday)  | 9am - 2pm

  • November 17th 2018 (Saturday) | 9am - 2pm

Venue: Main Atrium, Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET

Information stand: Come and drop in!

Salary: £22,128 to £28,746 pa

Specifically aimed at anyone who would like to join our team of nurses. We have vacancies in the following areas:

  • Emergency Care
  • Medical
  • Burns & Plastics
  • Surgery
  • Musculoskeletal Services
  • Anaesthetics & Theatres
  • Women, Children & Sexual Health
HCA and wheelchair

HCA Recruitment Open Days

  • June 30th 2018 (Saturday)  |  9am - 4pm 

Venue: Medical Academic Unit (MAU), Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET

Salary: £15,404 to £18,157 pa

Booking only: Recruitment@meht.nhs.uk 

Specifically aimed at anyone who would like to join our team of healthcare assistants (HCA's). 

The day will involve a tour of the hospital, group discussions, a Q&A session and a chance to talk to Senior Sisters and Matrons to discuss the different areas within the Trust. You will also be required to pass our Literacy & Numeracy test. If successful, you will have the opportunity to be interviewed on the day.