Why Work With Us
We are proud of our hospital and what we have
achieved. The name of the Christie has a very special meaning for
people across the North West whose lives have been touched by
cancer. Our reputation for world class treatment and care is echoed
regionally, nationally and internationally.
We are also very proud of our staff and recognise that it is
thanks to their skills and dedication that we are regarded as an
international leader in cancer care, research and development.
As well as playing host to leading cancer experts from all over
the world, we are also visited by royalty, celebrities and
Extra help to ensure excellent patient care
In addition to NHS funding we receive a significant amount of
money from charitable donations and have a first class private
patients suite. This extra money is used to develop additional
services, buy new equipment and improve the quality of our
Quality facilities for quality staff
Our staff facilities include a state-of-the-art education centre
boasting some of the most high-tech audio and visual equipment and
a subsidised dining room offering an excellent range of hot and
cold foods, snacks and drinks. Staff can also enjoy on-site
massage, chiropody and reiki therapy and take advantage of many
discounted leisure activities.
We offer high standard facilities to ensure our staff works in a
pleasant and enjoyable environment - awards and accolades have
recognised this. These include winning a Charter Mark award for
excellence in hotel services (this covers catering, portering,
domestics, car parking, security, reception and linen), and we
received the highest 'green' rating since the National Clean
Hospitals Programme began.
Our commitment to you
To remain at the very forefront of cancer care our staff needs
to have good opportunities to develop personally and
We are working to the national 'Improving Working Lives'
standards and are therefore committed to creating a well-managed,
flexible working environment.
We want our staff to feel valued and be able to achieve a
healthy balance between work and home.
We are committed to the concepts of equality, fair treatment and
social inclusion. Our recruitment, retention and other policies
fully underpin our commitment to racial equality, cultural
diversity and optimising employment opportunities for people with a