We are excited to announce, on the 7TH-9TH of July 2015 we will be in Lisbon, Portugal conducting interviews for University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust. The Trust is one of the busiest trusts in the UK and has a working team of over 12,000 people who provide services for the 1 million residents of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. The specialist treatments and services in cardio-respiratory diseases, cancer and renal disorders are both nationally and internationally renowned. This means the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust are at the forefront of many research programmes and new surgical procedures. A job here will provide world-class training for all Nurses.
University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust comprises of the General, Glenfield, Royal Infirmary and Children’s Hospital. The Trust also works closely with partners at the University of Leicester and De Montfort University providing world-class teaching to nurture and develop the finest healthcare professionals.
IMPORTANT: If you would like to apply to work in University Hospitals Leicester NHS Trust then please send your C.V to info@kcrjobs.com . For the full job spec please see here: http://www.kcr.ie/job/1355.
Living in Leicester
Leicester, an exciting cosmopolitan city with a proud history that stretches back 2000 years, is also home to the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust.
It boasts very affordable living costs leaving plenty of disposable salary left for you to enjoy life in this entertaining city. For example, in comparison with London, rent for a 1 bedroom apartment is less than a third the price. The Trust also provides city centre accommodation options for their staff – £350 a month for a private room which includes Wi-Fi and bills!
See the table below for more comparisons.
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Getting to and from Leicester
One of the most important aspects of moving to any country is to consider how you will travel there. Luckily Leicester is only a 30 minute drive to the East Midlands Airport and a 45 minute drive to Birmingham. Both Airports have direct flights to Portugal. The City is also 1 hr 15 minutes by train to London, which also has direct flights to Lisbon.
Entertainment in Leicester
Leicester is brimming with things to see and do. The state-of-the-art, award-winning venues including Curve, Highcross Shopping Centre, renowned museums and galleries and the National Space Centre which will keep you busy during your day off. They are also the perfect place to entertain your family and friends when they come to visit!
The City also offers a fantastic calendar of live events and festivals. Given Leicester’s location right in the heart of the UK, it attracts the largest international performers alongside offering fantastic local talent, truly offering, something for everyone.
This year the city is also hosting part of the 2015 Rugby World Cup. Leicester will host 3 matches during the tournament.
Scrum 2015
Even if you don’t have a ticket for the matches, the city will be hosting the Rugby World Cup 2015 Fanzone from 3 -11 October in Victoria Park. The Fanzone will comprise of a big screen showing live matches from across the competition plus food, drinks and entertainment. The atmosphere in the city will be electric and should not be missed!
As you can see, Leicester City offers its inhabitants an excellent quality of life.
Interested in living in Leicester? Why not send your C.V to Sally Rhodes at info@kcrjobs.com to apply to work with University Hospitals Leicester NHS Trust. We have lots of vacancies and love to help friends get jobs together in the same location.
Interviews are taking place in Lisbon, Portugal on the 7th – 9th July 2015.
For more information and to see the full job description click here: http://www.kcr.ie/job/1355

  1. http://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/desirable-places-live-Leicestershire-revealed/story-26241819-detail/story.html  16.06.2015
  2. http://www.numbeo.com/cost-of-living/compare_cities.jsp?country1=United+Kingdom&country2=United+Kingdom&city1=London&city2=Leicester 16.06.2015
  3. http://data.leicester.gov.uk/ 16.06.2015

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