Working Here


All of our current vacancies are displayed on the NHS Jobs website. Further information about working in the NHS is available on the NHS Careers website, www.nhscareers.nhs.uk/


A selection of our vacancies is published in the local press and all vacancies can be viewed at local job centres.

For more information regarding working at KGH please email advertising.recruitment@kgh.nhs.uk  


Kettering General Hospital has a nursery on site, and also helps staff with childcare costs

through the Busy Bees scheme More



Student Nurses 

If you are interested in becoming a student nurse with the University of Northampton and having your clinical placements at Kettering General Hospital and the surrounding area please contact jacquie.ridge@northampton.ac.uk


If you fulfil the admissions criteria and want to start in September 2015 we want to hear from you by the 31st May 2015 . For further information about the admissions criteria go to http://www.northampton.ac.uk/study/courses/courses-by-subject/health/adult-nursing-bsc-hons

 we will be processing applications via  UCAS until June 2015


Work Experience

We currently do not offer work experience places.



Volunteering opportunities are available within the Trust including roles as nutritional support, patient be-frienders, meet and greeters, admin and clerical and fundraising.


We want to make the best use of your skills and experience together with an opportunity that works for you too. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer please send an email to volunteering@kgh.nhs.uk with your name, address, day time telephone number and your areas of interest and an application form will be sent to you detailing further information. Please note the next intake of volunteers will be in February 2015.

Staff Discounts

As an employee of the Kettering General Hospital NHS Trust, you will be entitled to take advantage of our Staff Benefit Scheme, which offers you discounts and special offers on a range of goods and services locally and nationally. This ranges from Health and Beauty, Sports & Leisure, Holidays/ Short breaks, Motor Vehicles and Home and Garden.


Viridian Housing provides on site accommodation for any member of NHS staff. There are nine 1 x bed flats, 12 x 2 bed flats, 5 x 3 bed houses and 172 single roomssee www.viridianhousing.org.uk