Published on: 3 January 2023

Interested in a career in healthcare? We are recruiting!District nurses - East - landscape.jpg

Join us at our Recruitment event on Saturday 21 January between 10am and 3pm. It will be held in the Education Centre at Sunderland Royal Hospital.

We are looking for: 

  • Registered Nurses (Adult) 
  • Healthcare Assistants
  • Community Nurses (Bands 5-7)
  • Occupational Therapists and Physios (Band 5-6) 

You can apply for these roles on the day of the event. Come along and find out more about #TeamSTSFT. Let us know you're coming by booking a place here: South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust Recruitment Event Tickets, Sat 21 Jan 2023 at 10:00 | Eventbrite

The event will give people who are interested in a career in healthcare, the opportunity to explore a range of careers within the Trust including within Allied Health Professions. There will also be representatives from the Trust’s apprenticeship team and volunteering services to provide advice and information.

The Trust provides a range of hospital services to around 430,000 local people, as well as an increasing range of more specialised services outside South Tyneside and Sunderland.

It also provides a range of community services across South Tyneside, Sunderland and Gateshead, with particular focus on community nursing, family care and therapy.

Melanie Johnson, the Trust’s Executive Director of Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professionals, said: “We are looking to recruit staff with the right skills and values to join our innovative and dynamic teams in delivering nationally-recognised, high quality, compassionate care for the people we serve.

“They need to be enthusiastic and motivated and to have a passion for life-long learning. In return, we offer opportunities for flexible working, great staff benefits and career progression.”

To find out more about the careers and recruitment event on Saturday 21 January, at the Education Centre at Sunderland Royal Hospital, contact the NMAHP Workforce Team, email:

For more information about nursing opportunities with South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust go to