Best Places to Work 2014 – acute trust
- Full time permanent staff: 2,584
- Voluntary staff turnover: 11 per cent
- Exec team male/female ratio: 83 per cent male/17 per cent female
- Programme to recruit ethnic diverse staff: No
A relatively small trust, South Tyneside is based across four sites. Its staff are passionate about their jobs with 92 per cent agreeing their role makes a difference to patients.