Career Opportunities

Our Hospital and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our patients. All our vacancies are therefore subject to either a Standard or an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service as well as satisfactory reference checks. These procedures need to be completed before a new member of staff can join the hospital.

Working for the Benenden Bank gives you exceptional flexibility in your working hours, which for many is an ideal way to work. We can not guarantee you hours, but we are a busy and expanding hospital with a growing demand for our services. If we offer you work which is not convenient for you, there is little commitment on your part.

If you would like to know more about the Benenden Bank, please email Derrick Howard at derrick.howard@benenden.org.uk

Benenden Hospital Trust also offers clinical and non-clinical Bank positions. 

The current roles available in our bank are -

Bank Staff Nurse Inpatients - To see the full job description click here

Bank Sonographer - To see the full job description click here

Bank Radiographer - To see the full job description click here

Bank Caterer - To see the full description click here 

Bank Porter - To see full job description click here

Bank Healthcare Support Worker - To see a full job description click here

Bank Housekeeping Assistant - To see a full job description click here

For more information on the roles, please click on them to access a link to the job description.

To apply please send an updated CV and cover letter to kentcareers@benenden.org.uk

Part time: 22.5 hours

Salary: £31,696.00 - £43,900.00 pro rata depending on experience


It is an exciting time to join Benenden Hospital! Our multi-million pound redevelopment means we can offer first class services in an amazing, modern environment. With an Outstanding CQC rating, you can be confident you are joining an industry leading team.

Benenden Hospital is looking for an experienced Ultra Sonographer with significant relevant experience to join their diagnostics team. This role reports into the Imaging lead

The Ultra Sonographer will be accountable for the safe day to day running of the Ultrasonography Service within the Hospital; planning and implementing high standards of care for patients whilst following hospital guidelines and protocols. 

We are looking for someone who will promote a patient focussed approach to care; ensuring patient care areas are safe and fit for purpose. They will be required to undertake a range of work procedures using complex or sensitive information which will require the use of initiative and analysis and will act as the patients advocate, maintaining their dignity at all times.

The post holder will demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills and will demonstrate a strong patient–centred approach in everything that they do. They will be methodical and logical in their approach particular paying attention to detail. The post holder will also be able to demonstrate their strong problem solving skills and emotional intelligence.

In return for this, you will receive:

- Competitive salaries
- 27 days' annual leave entitlement in addition to normal bank holidays, rising with length of service
- Defined contribution pension scheme and life assurance plan
- Free membership to Benenden Health (for permanent and long term temporary staff)
- Free bike loans
- Sodexo Childcare vouchers
- Employee assistance scheme
- Access to Occupational Health advisors
- In-house training and development facilities
- Enjoyable social events such as the bi-annual fair, Christmas lunches and dinners, prize-giving, trips, quiz nights and raffles
- Opportunity to apply for the Lord Plant Travel Fellowship with up to £3,000 for the successful staff member to travel anywhere globally and learn about healthcare related ideas
- Subsidised food and beverages, and free on-site parking
- Investors in People accreditation

For the full role description, please click here.

For further information on the role please contact Derrick Howard on 01580 857368.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and a letter detailing your reasons for applying for the role and evidencing your relevant experience to KentCareers@benenden.org.uk

Vacancy enquiries

If you wish to apply for a position, please send your cover letter and CV to kentcareers@benenden.org.uk. For other general vacancy enquiries, please call us on 01580 240 333 or use the contact form below.