Best Places to Work 2015 - Acute Trusts
- Full time equivalent staff: 11,847
- Sickness absence rates: 3.95 per cent
- Staff recommending care: 85 per cent
- Staff recommending as place to work: 69 per cent
Equality networking groups have been created within the Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals Foundation Trust, which participates in the Stonewall Champions programme. A gym and cycling facilities are provided on site, and return-to-work classes are run by the occupational psychology team. Leadership and management programmes are also available.