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At East Cheshire NHS Trust we are committed to providing the best quality integrated care to our patients. To achieve this aim we need highly motivated staff who are united by common values and behaviours.

We believe our workforce is our greatest asset and we actively support our staff to develop their capabilities to the full, with a variety of learning and development opportunities.

Whether you are just starting out in your career or are looking to use your skills and experience in a new role, East Cheshire NHS Trust is the right employer for you. We look forward to you joining us so that we can bring out your best.

 Some of our recent achievements include: 

  • A CQC rating of ‘Good’ (2019)
  • Our Clinical Skills Simulation Centre is accredited by the North West Simulation Education Network, resulting in a high standard of training being delivered
  • Winners of HSJ ‘Patient Safety’ Award 2018
  • Named among the CHKS top 40 Hospitals for the 9th consecutive year
  • Awarded the 2018 CHKS Most Improved Award
  • Recent Staff Survey results show that we are performing better than the national average in areas such as overall staff engagement, staff motivation and staff ability to contribute towards improvements at work

These are just a few good reasons to come and work with us, so come and join our team and support our vision of delivering the right care first time, every time.



Our Vacancies

Head over to our vacancies page to browse the roles we have on offer and apply online.



Our Vacancies

Contact Us

Looking to find out more? 

Contact our key teams below:

Recruitment Team: 01625 656510

Welcome Lounge

If you are already on the path to joining us, visit our Welcome Lounge to find out more about the first few days in your new role.

Welcome Lounge

View this video to meet some of our staff and find out why they enjoy working here at East Cheshire NHS Trust. 

View this video to meet one of our Health & Wellbeing leads and find out what wellbeing activities are available for staff at East Cheshire.

Careers at East Cheshire

Featured Jobs 

Clinical Specialist Occupational Therapist Rheumatology

Closing Date 10/10/22

This post is an excellent opportunity to progress your career and is suitable for experienced Band 5 Occupational Therapists, or Band 6 Occupational Therapists looking for experience in a different field.

On joining the team, you will support in delivery of Occupational Therapy in the outpatient setting, supporting junior staff, managing complex cases and liaising and working alongside the multidisciplinary team to ensure safe and timely assessment, treatment and discharge of patients


Click here to apply for Clinical Specialist Occupational Therapist Rheumatology








Closing Date 12/10/22

The ophthalmology service is looking for appropriately trained staff to support clinics and use your skills and experience. 

To be successful in your application you will need to demonstrate your knowledge and your dedication to high standards of patient care. You must be a team player with excellent communication skills and have the ability to work using your own initiative as well as part of the wider team


Click here to apply for Optometrist








We are looking for dynamic, motivated and forward-thinking clinical pharmacists to join our friendly, innovative and supportive clinical pharmacy team at East Cheshire NHS Trust.

As the successful candidate you will be responsible for the delivery of a high quality, proactive and patient focused clinical pharmacy service.


Click here to apply for Clinical Pharmacist















Exciting opportunities are now open at East Cheshire NHS Trust (ECT) for innovative and forward-thinking clinicians to join our well-established Anaesthetic Department which, working in collaboration with Stockport NHS Foundation Trust, offers the prospect of a rewarding future career.

Following significant investment at Macclesfield District General Hospital, in a brand-new purpose-built ICU Unit, the successful applicant will have a unique opportunity to provide safe, effective, and personal care to the population of rural Macclesfield and work as part of the larger Anaesthetic  Team at Stepping Hill Hospital in Stockport. Working together as part of our future collaboration for sustainable services, this investment in our workforce affords great opportunities for the right candidates.


Click here to apply for Consultant in Anaesthetics



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