Medical and Dental at University Hospitals Bristol and Weston

As an aspiring or qualified medical or dental professional, you deserve to work in a space that will encourage and inspire you to reach higher, question more and gain access to new knowledge and experience you won’t find anywhere else.

Why choose us?

To work in a Trust rated Good by the CQC

A workplace that strives to better itself in a career you can feel proud of.

To work at the forefront of medical research

We support and engage in clinical trials that use research on a large scale and range, enabling the use of techniques and services that may not be available elsewhere. If you have aspirations to get involved in research, there are numerous opportunities at UH Bristol and Weston and the local universities.

Opportunities to progress

We want to see our staff flourish. As a medical professional at UH Bristol and Weston you could discover opportunities to expand your role across departments, move up the Bands with supported development opportunities or delve into research to help you specialise your skill set.

Never stop learning

As a University hospital, we’re always looking to adopt the latest treatments and practices. Through study days and optional courses, we provide a culture of learning, helping you become the best medical professional that you can be.

The best equipment and progressive techniques

We are proud to offer top of the range imaging equipment and the ability to carry out a range of specialist procedures so that you can offer patients the very best treatments available.

Our People

Role Types and Additional Information

Working as a Bank Doctor at University Hospitals Bristol and Weston

There are a number of benefits that working as a Bank Doctor at UH Bristol and Weston can provide: primarily, the flexibility to choose the shifts that suit you, with no obligation to be tied into a set rota. We also offer competitive rates of pay, with Bank Doctors being paid weekly instead of monthly like substantive members of staff. Bank shifts are also a great way for you to gain experience in different areas of the Trust, as you will have the flexibility to opt in to shifts in areas that you choose.

The process of joining our Bank is as straightforward as ever. Simply send a CV to along with the area(s) that you would like to work in. You will then be put forward for the online application process. Necessary checks may include an ID check, DBS check, Occupational Health questionnaire.

Overseas Applications

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston is a fully licensed A-Rated Tier 2 sponsor, meaning we are able to sponsor Tier 2 applicants to enter the UK providing the candidate and the post meet all relevant Home office requirements. This means we can apply for sponsorship certificates directly therefore speeding up the process of the candidate entering the UK.

The recruitment team at UHBW have vast experience in supporting candidates through the applying for Tier 2 visas. See link for more info.

For more detailed information regarding GMC Registration and useful links, please see our PDF above.

Acute Medicine at UHBW

To underline the Trust’s commitment to developing its acute medical services, it is has made major investments and changes to its model of care recently. There is a three year commitment to further expansion and investment in acute services. The Trust has recently set-up a Same Day Emergency Care (SDEC) service, run jointly with the ED, which offers exciting opportunities in service growth and development for the successful candidate.

Visit Acute Medicine page