Working for HHFT offers a rewarding career, nationally agreed terms and conditions and a range of additional benefits as part of our reward package.

Our aims are to:

Ensure staff have training and development opportunities to enable them to provide safe, effective, high quality care to our patients:

  • Structured reviews and continuing professional development (all staff)
  • Funded training support where this supports team and organisational strategy
  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Performance linked pay progression in a national structure.

Create an environment of health and wellbeing:

  • Opportunity to buy and sell annual leave
  • Generous leave allowances - annual leave starting at 27 days plus bank holiday (pro-rata), sick pay, maternity, paternity and adoption pay and leave
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • Free counselling services via Employee Assistance Programme
  • Fast-track physio
  • In-house SEQOHS accredited Health4Work service (occupational health).

Help with the daily things:

  • Lease car scheme (
  • Cycle to work scheme (through VIVUP
  • Discounts with local childcare providers, high street stores and more
  • Subsidised staff restaurants
  • On-site newsagents (Winchester and Basingstoke)
  • Regular free shuttle bus between Basingstoke and Winchester hospital sites.

Help plan for the future:

  • Free financial & legal information via Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free child and dependant care advice
  • Employer contributory NHS pension at 14%
  • Key worker housing / accommodation.

Staff accommodation

Accommodation for the Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is located in a development called The Square in Basingstoke. It is run by Optivo Housing. The Square is directly behind the hospital and within easy reach of the centre of Basingstoke.

The Accommodation

  • Ensuite Rooms
  • Single bed and mattress
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk and chair
  • Bookshelves
  • Bedside table
  • Curtains

Services & Facilities

  • Internet (Wi-Fi)  access
  • Secure key fob entry system
  • Self-catering kitchen and dining area
  • Comfortable TV lounge
  • Housekeeping  service (communal areas only)
  • Accommodation office onsite (office hours)
  • Onsite repairs and maintenance service
  • Out of hours emergency cover
  • Gardening service
  • Car park (subject to availability)

Other Facilities

  • Gas central heating and hot water is provided throughout
  • Fully fitted self-catering kitchens
  • Fridge-Freezer
  • Oven-grill
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Commercial launderette

For more details
Tel: 02080 360017

The trust also offers limited temporary accommodation in Winchester.
For more information, please contact:

Staff discounts

NHS Staff are entitled to the following discount services:

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