A career in nursing


We’re University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust (UHS) and we’re recruiting Qualified Nurses living in the UAE to join our world-class team here in the UK.

We’re looking for compassionate and driven nurses who have been working in the UAE and now want to broaden their horizons and work in one of the leading healthcare systems in Europe. As an internationally acclaimed NHS Trust and one of the largest teaching trusts in the UK, the possibilities for you and your career are endless

Each day brings fresh, exciting new challenges. It’s a fast-paced, ever-changing environment where you rapidly develop your skills and experience. It's also very supportive, vibrant and friendly as we work together to provide training, support and make you feel welcome in those first few months of joining us. 

"When I came over to the UK, the first thing I noticed was how supportive and accommodating the team is. Everyone is very understanding and there are lots of opportunities to progress and develop your career" Prosperity, Nurse in Cancer Care





Being only one of two Major Trauma Centres on the South Coast of England the opportunities for you to grow and develop both personally and professionally are endless.

Growing and developing our staff is a top priority here at UHS so that you can create the career you want to. That’s why a career here is an exciting and evolving journey, with unlimited opportunities to learn and thrive at every level.

UHS is one of the few places in the UK that can care for people from before birth to end of life, meaning there is a lot of variety in the people you work with and patients you support. To help you fulfil your ambition, we offer different career pathways to suit different goals and levels of experience.

Working and living in Southampton has many benefits, including being close to the sea, sports and leisure venues, theatres, parks and great shopping. There are easy transport links to the beaches in Bournemouth, the historic cities of Portsmouth and Winchester, the scenic New Forest and Southampton and Bournemouth airport.. A visit to London by train will take you less than an hour and a half.

So, if you want to learn, grow and lead the way, UHS could be the perfect fit for you.

Fill out the form below and a member of our dedicated international recruitment team will review your application and get back to you.

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