Best Places to Work 2014 – acute trust

  • Full time permanent staff: 3,136
  • Voluntary staff turnover: 13 per cent
  • Exec team male/female ratio: 70 per cent male/30 per cent female
  • Programme to recruit ethnic diverse staff: No

The trust employs a total workforce of 4,642 highly motivated people, three quarters of whom would recommend it as a place to work and believe they can contribute towards improvements within the organisation. Its newly appointed chief executive Jean O’Callaghan will be hoping to maintain the low stress levels and work pressure felt by staff (2.88 out of 5).