About Us

Our purpose

Creating healthier futures. It starts with you.

Our purpose is to build a healthier nation. Here, everyone shares a passion for doing the right thing – for our patients, our customers, our members and each other. None of it would be achievable without that heartfelt desire to make a difference. Whether that difference is to help save a patient’s life, or to become a better health and wellbeing expert – at Nuffield Health, we provide the culture and support for you to do it all.

Our impact

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Employees

Hospitals

Fitness and Wellbeing Centres and 153 Workplace Wellbeing Services

It starts with you

Improving patient outcomes

Meet Ben Claxton, Physiotherapy Manager at Guildford & Woking Hospitals and Guildford Fitness and Wellbeing Centre. Initially joining Nuffield Health over a decade ago, Ben was appointed as a senior physiotherapist back in 2015. We asked Ben about his role at Nuffield Health and his reasons for pursuing a career in health care.

Providing children the best start in life

Meet Miriam Barros, Early Years Assistant at our Stoke Poges Nuffy Bear Nursery. Miriam joined the team 8 years ago, initially drawn to our vision of providing a healthy start, something she feels passionately about.

Pride 2024: Hope's Story

To kick off our Pride Month celebrations, we spoke to Hope Reeves (she/her), Resource Planning Analyst. Hope shares what pride month means to her, the importance of showing support and bringing her whole self to work.

A Day in the life of a Patient Service Administrator

Meet Eilish Mccreadie, Patient Service Administrator at Nuffield Health Glasgow Hospital. We asked Ellish what a typical day looks like, and what the favourite parts of her role are.

The ability to change people’s lives

Meet Terry Darnell, Theatre Manager at Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital. We spoke to Terry about his time at Nuffield Health thus far, his highlights, team and what made him choose Nuffield Health to continue his career in theatre.

Support to progress in my career

Meet Doryanne Ertl, Clinical Leader at Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital. Doryanne joined us 20 years ago and shares what her favourite things about working with us are.

Celebrating Operating Department Practitioner Day 2024

To celebrate ODP Day, we caught up with Kate Stables, Operating Department Practitioner at Nuffield Health Plymouth Hospital to ask her what the day means to her.

Committed to patient care

Meet Kathi Jackman, Director of Clinical Services at Nuffield Health Hayward’s Heath Hospital.

Delivering quality care

Meet Ceyon Humes-Dixon, Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner.

Freedom to better my practice

Meet Zaynah Ali, Emotional Wellbeing Therapist.

Bundles of challenge and job satisfaction

Meet Rebecca Roll, Radiology Manager at our Tunbridge Wells Hospital. We asked Rebecca why she chose a career at Nuffield Health, what she enjoys most and her proudest moments.

International Women's Day 2024

In our series of International Women's Day stories, we spoke to Nicole Swaby, Head of Learning Excellence. spoke to Jodie Howes – Multi-site General Manager, Olivia Tyler – National Fitness Assurance Lead and Nicole Swaby Head of Learning Excellence in NH’s Learning Foundation.

Rewards & Benefits

Helping you be and feel your best.

Annual Leave

25 days + Bank Holidays, increasing to 27 days after 5 years and to 30 days after 10 years of service.

Nuffield Health Healthcare Plan

Membership is free for employees and you can add partner and dependants at your own cost.

Financial Wellbeing

A range of employee benefits through a Financial Wellbeing provider – including affordable loans repaid through salary, access to your pay when you need it, simple savings, a government Help to Save scheme and money insights.

Cycle to Work Scheme

Save money, get fit and reduce your carbon footprint by taking advantage of this tax-efficient scheme to get a new bike.

Gym Membership

Free membership to any Nuffield Health gym, plus discounted memberships for family members.

Health Assessments

A range of our own assessments available to you, using the latest health testing technology.

Physiotherapy

Free access to our unique Physiotherapy Triage Services and discounted virtual and face-to-face treatment.

Online GP

Discounted access to secure video and telephone GP consultations and a suite of healthcare management tools, provided by digital healthcare company Doctor Care Anywhere.

The Nuffield Health Academy

Taking your career to the next level.

The Nuffield Health Academy is your innovative, online learning platform, hosting a variety of exciting resources to help you flourish in your role – including professional development and training opportunities, leadership development, professional qualifications and Apprenticeships.

Locations

Finding a place to make a difference.

Wherever our members and patients are in their health journey, our network provides easy access to health and wellbeing services across the UK. With 37 Hospitals, over 112 Fitness and Wellbeing Centres, 4 Medical Centres, over 200 Corporate Fitness & Wellbeing Gyms, 50 Health Clinics and 66 Specialist Rehabilitation Centres, you’ll find plenty of places for your career to thrive too.

Hospitals

Our dedicated, experienced nurses provide the highest standards of matron-led clinical care in state-of-the-art facilities, in 37 Private Hospitals across the UK.

Consumer Fitness/Gyms

With 114 Fitness & Wellbeing Clubs UK-wide, our teams of experts work with cutting-edge gym facilities and integrated clinical facilities to help all kinds of people to achieve their health and fitness goals.

Clinics

We offer members and patients access to dedicated physiotherapists and other specialists, as well as the very latest equipment, technology and integrated gym facilities, in clinics and medical centres UK-wide.

Support Centre

Located in Epsom and Barbican, our Support Centres are the homes to our core support teams working in Finance, Marketing, HR, IT, Procurement, and other Operational Management.

Awards & Recognitions

Nuffy Bear Day Nurseries

Top 20 Top Rated Nursery Group 2021 Award.

Student Nursing Times Awards 2020

LaingBuisson Awards

Private Hospital Group Winner 2017, 2018 & 2019

Nursing Times Workforce Summit & Awards

Winner

Royal College of Nursing

RCN Accredited

IoIC Awards 2020

Class winner

Future Fit

An industry-leading provider of Health, Fitness, Nutrition and Life Coaching courses in the UK.

Prince's Trust

Partners with The Prince's Trust.