Best Places to Work 2014 – acute trust
- Full time permanent staff: 1,187
- Voluntary staff turnover: 18 per cent
- Exec team male/female ratio: 83 per cent male /17 per cent female
- Programme to recruit ethnic diverse staff: No
Sheffield Children’s Foundation Trust is one of four acute trusts in the UK specifically designed for children. It employs a total of 2,418 workers with an income of £153.9m. Staff generally feel respected and valued within their roles. Most staff also say that they are trusted to do their jobs and 75 per cent say that they can make suggestions for improvements within their teams.