What do
we offer?

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust aims

Ensure staff have training and development opportunities to enable them to provide safe, effective, high quality care to our patients:

  • Structured reviews and continuing professional development (all staff)
  • Funded training support where this supports team and organisational strategy
  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Performance linked pay progression in a national structure.

Create an environment of health and wellbeing:

  • Opportunity to buy and sell annual leave
  • Generous leave allowances - annual leave starting at 27 days plus bank holiday (pro-rata), sick pay, maternity, paternity and adoption pay and leave
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • Free counselling services via Employee Assistance Programme www.pcsonline.info
  • Fast-track physio
  • In-house SEQOHS accredited Health4Work service (occupational health).

Help with the daily things:

  • Lease car scheme (www.zenithmycar.co.uk)
  • Cycle to work scheme (through VIVUP www.vivup.co.uk)
  • Discounts with local childcare providers, high street stores and more
  • Subsidised staff restaurants
  • On-site newsagents (Winchester and Basingstoke)
  • Regular free shuttle bus between Basingstoke and Winchester hospital sites.

Help plan for the future:

  • Free financial & legal information via Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free child and dependant care advice
  • Employer contributory NHS pension at 14%
  • Key worker housing / accommodation.


Please be aware: Accommodation on both sites limited and rooms cannot always be guaranteed

Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital

There is accommodation on site available for rent through OPTIVO Housing. If you would like to know more about the on-site accommodations please visit https://keyworkeraccommodation.org.uk/properties/basingstoke-hospital/ or telephone: 01256 357927. It is possible to book a room for one night - for costs please ring the above number, however availability is limited so advance booking advised. You are required to pay at time of booking. Receipts are left with the key which you can then send to the university.

Royal Hampshire County Hospital
For information about accommodation please email: accommodation@hhft.nhs.uk

Our hospitals

Working for HHFT offers a rewarding career, nationally agreed terms and conditions and a range of additional benefits as part of our reward package.

Staff accommodation

Accommodation for the Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is located in a development called The Square in Basingstoke. It is run by Optivo Housing. The Square is directly behind the hospital and within easy reach of the centre of Basingstoke.

The Accommodation

  • Ensuite Rooms
  • Single bed and mattress
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk and chair
  • Bookshelves
  • Bedside table
  • Curtains

Services & Facilities

  • Internet (Wi-Fi) access
  • Secure key fob entry system
  • Self-catering kitchen and dining area
  • Comfortable TV lounge
  • Housekeeping service (communal areas only)
  • Accommodation office onsite (office hours)
  • Onsite repairs and maintenance service
  • Out of hours emergency cover
  • Gardening service
  • Car park (subject to availability)

Other Facilities

  • Gas central heating and hot water is provided throughout
  • Fully fitted self-catering kitchens
  • Fridge-Freezer
  • Oven-grill
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Commercial launderette

For more details

Call 02080 360017 or email Basingstoke@optivo.org.uk


The trust also offers limited temporary accommodation in Winchester. For more information, please email


Staff discounts

NHS Staff are entitled to the discount services listed below. Register online to received discount on an ever-changing list of vendors, including shops, hotels, restaurants, theme parks and other attractions.