Case Number 3727
Request Date 24/07/2014
Completion Date 13/11/2014

 

Details of the Request

  1. Has the trust actively recruited a) nurses and b) doctors from
    • the EU/EEA (not including the UK)?
    • foreign countries outside the EU/EEA (ie who have been registered through the Overseas Nurses Programme)?
    Please give a total figure if this split is not calculable.
  2. Has the trust sent recruiting teams abroad for this purpose?
  3. What is the trust's total number of employed a) nurses and b) doctors?
  4. What is the number from abroad/who hold foreign nationality who are employed by the trust as a) nurses and b) doctors?

To clarify, I would like these figures from May 2010 to present day.

 

Details of the Response

1) Has the trust actively recruited a) nurses and b) doctors from

i) the EU/EEA (not including the UK)?

The Trust did not participate in any overseas recruitment drive in 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/13

 

a) Nurses,

  • 2013/14 - 51
  • 2014/15 - 122

 

b) Doctors

  • 2014/15 - 2

 

ii) foreign countries outside the EU/EEA (ie who have been registered through the Overseas Nurses Programme)?

The Trust did not participate in any overseas recruitment drive in 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/13

a) Nurses - programme planned for last quarter of current financial year

b) Doctors - 1

 

2) Has the trust sent recruiting teams abroad for this purpose?

Yes

 

3) What is the trust's total number of employed a) nurses and b) doctors?

Current Figures:

  • Nurses - 1068
  • Doctors - 535

 

4) What is the number from abroad/who hold foreign nationality who are employed by the trust as a) nurses and b) doctors?

Current Figures:

  • Nurses, Non-British - 359
  • Doctors, Non-British - 106