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NHS Jobs Survey 2018

We are developing NHS Jobs and as part of future developments it is key that we understand and meet the requirements of all users, including applicants.

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Please be aware that NHS Jobs will be unavailable from 0630-1630 on Saturday 7 April for essential maintenance.

Revised Acceptable Use Policy

From Tuesday, 14 November 2017 onwards when you next log into your account you will initially be required to agree and accept the revised terms and conditions before being able to access your account.

A day in the life of a general practice nurse

Health Education England has launched a short film showcasing a day in the life of a general practice nurse.

Improvement to search facility

On 7 September 2017 an improvement will be made to the search facility to more clearly identify in which part of an advert the search will look for the keywords.

Important changes to NHS Jobs application forms

On 1 August 2017 NHS Jobs will be introducing some changes to all NHS Jobs application forms. Please see this article to understand the changes and how they will affect you.

Find out about NHS apprenticeships at events across England

Here is your opportunity to find out about the range and variety of apprenticeships available to you in the NHS at a series of free events this year across England.

Copying applications between vacancies

On Monday, 16 January NHS Jobs will be introducing an enhancement that will allow a recruiting organisation to copy, with your permission, your application to another vacancy they are recruiting to.

Professional Membership Number Validation

Applicants will now receive an error message if they incorrectly input their professional membership number in the wrong format.

NHS Jobs improvements on the way

NHS Jobs is identifying the future needs of a digital health recruitment service.

Kick-start your careers with an NHS apprenticeship

A campaign to promote the wide range of apprenticeships available across the NHS in England has been launched with the release of video case studies, job news and advice on the careers available.

Championing Values for Healthcare

NHS Jobs is supporting a new e-tool, launched this week by Health Education England, which champions the values and behaviours of the NHS.

NHS Jobs forms safer alliance for online recruitment

NHS Jobs has forged a new partnership with SAFERjobs to help protect health professionals from fraudsters when posting or responding to job adverts online.

Return to Practice – Nursing

The next phase in a campaign to encourage previously registered nurses back to the profession has been launched by Health Education England.

Revalidation date for nurses and midwives

As from 28 July an additional question on revalidation for nurses and midwives will be available to employers to include within the application form when appropriate.

Activation emails to addresses (13 July)

There are currently issues with activation code emails being delivered to jobseekers registering with email addresses - the NHS Jobs team have raised this with BT to investigate.

Fitness to Practise Changes - 14 June 2016

To improve the information captured on application forms which require details relating to 'Fitness to practise' we are making some changes to NHS Jobs.

NHS Jobs application form - Safeguarding questions

Please be aware that from 28th May, the safeguarding questions, relating to criminal convictions and DBS lists, have been moved from the Monitoring Information section to a new ‘Safeguarding’ section.

New NHS Jobs website available now

A new and improved NHS Jobs website is now available.

Revised Application Forms

The application forms for the new NHS Jobs service have been reviewed and revised, with employers having a choice of three forms.

New and improved NHS Jobs

A new and improved NHS Jobs website has been developed and tested in recent months and provides many new features or improvements.

The NHS in England is recruiting health visitors.

Between now and 2015, the NHS in England is recruiting 4,200 more health visitors to improve the health and well-being of children, families and communities.