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Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust Overview

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Birmingham, England
10000+ employees
1992
Hospital
Healthcare Services & Hospitals
£500 million to £1 billion (GBP) per year
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Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest Hospital Trusts in England. Our organisation includes Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Solihull Hospital and Community Services, Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield and Birmingham Chest Clinic. We also run a number of ... Read more

Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust Reviews

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Birmingham, England
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Birmingham, England
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    I have been working at Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great people...really committed!
    My experience is put to good use and I feel valued by my manager and the teams I work with across the Trust.
    Lots work led by senior leadership being done on staff engagement..feel I'm listened to and they are acting.
    Big trust - lots going on and lots of opportunity to get involved.

    Cons

    Internal communication still needs developing, but can see that is been worked on.
    Salary is not as high as private sector, but great benefits and work/life balance.

    Advice to Management

    Keep focusing on staff engagement and internal communications.

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    Anonymous Employee in Birmingham, England
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust (Birmingham, England) in October 2011.

    Interview

    Usually 2 interviews however that is dependant upon the role applied for. All applications are made through NHS jobs website, short listing is completed by the hiring manager, you are either invited to interview or you don't hear anything if not short listed, you then call in to fix interview date & time. Nurses will be expected to complete a drugs calculation test & English grammar test and attend an interview, offers are made quickly subject to references. Doctors & snr mngr swill be expected to attend 2 panel interviews and make a presentation to the panel in addition to a personality profiling questionnaire, offers are made pretty quickly.

    Interview Questions

    • Behavioural questions are asked I.e. Tell us about a time when you ...... ?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Offers are made on Agenda for Change pay scale. Ensure you complete any negotiation on pay points at the interview as this will not be agreed afterwards.

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