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Working For Us

Are you a registered nurse or doctor interested in working with us to support
our response to COVID-19? Please contact mse.recruitment@nhs.net 


Joining the team will provide you with a career for life.

We have opportunities in a huge range of services – from nursing and medical to administration and finance to cleaning and gardening. There really is something for everyone.

And with fantastic career progression, you will be encouraged to develop your skills within a supportive environment.

Our 5,000 staff provide excellent care to our local population, as well as world-renowned specialist services, within modern facilities. 

Click on the links below to find out more about the opportunities available, and the many benefits of working at our hospitals.

Working for Mid Essex Hospitals

Job Opportunities

Opportunities and how to apply...

Our staff are our biggest resource, we work proactively to make sure that we invest in them.

We have a culture that encourages continuous learning to make sure patients are safe in our care.

Staff Benefits

Staff Benefits

Like the rest of our benefits, all our pay and leave structures for different groups of staff are in line with national guidelines and policy. If you are applying for a non-medical post, you will hear the term 'Agenda for Change', which was the pay and conditions structure introduced in 2004.

Volunteers pic


We are looking for people to volunteer on our wards as Mealtime Companions. Mealtime Companions support patients at busy mealtimes with encouragement to eat, assistance with feeding & drinking and having a chat. 

If you are interested in making a difference to someone's stay in hospital as a Mealtime Companion or would like to discuss other volunteer roles, please contact us.

Work Experience

Work Experience

Mid Essex Hospitals NHS Trust is committed to offering work experience placements. This provides an opportunity for students to explore possible careers within the NHS and find out more about the working environment.

Learning and developement

Medical Academic Unit

Welcome to the learning and development section of our Trust. 

Our organisation is committed to providing visible and strong leadership, development, and support for our staff.

Click here for training films.

Warner Library at Mid Essex Hospitals

Warner Library

The Warner Library is a multidisciplinary library which supports all NHS and Social Care staff as well as students on placement in Mid Essex. We are located behind the Medical Academic Unit. Please come and visit and see how we can help you with your information needs.

Occupational Health

Occupational Health

The Mid Essex Occupational Health Department is committed to providing high quality effective occupational health services to prevent ill health in the workplace to all Trust staff and, as a registered member of NHS Plus to commercial organisations.

Staff Side Unions

Staff Side Unions

The Joint Consultative Negotiation Committee - Staff Side
 is set up jointly by the Trust Management and the Staff Side organisation. The Committee is the forum for negotiation and consultation with the Trust and recognised Unions.  The JCNC seeks to influence decision making through consultation and communication with staff through their elected representatives.

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