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Situated in beautiful surroundings close to St. Paul’s Cathedral, St Bartholomew’s Hospital is home to world-leading cardiac and cancer centres, which provide cutting-edge treatment to our patients in the very heart of the City of London.

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About St Bartholomew's Hospital

Work alongside experienced professionals

We have a range of BMJ and HSJ award-winning teams and clinicians who are leaders in their fields, and our state-of-the-art facilities help our talented staff perform cutting edge work, delivering exceptional care every day of the year.

We provide a full range of local and specialist services for the following treatments:

We’re also one of the five busiest heart attack centres in the UK, and home to the largest atrial fibrillation ablation centre in Europe.

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Welcome to St Bartholomew's Hospital

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Celebrating our 900th year in 2023, we are the oldest hospital in the country with some of the newest facilities.

Visit our hospital virtually

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Our 900th Anniversary coverage

Watch us on BBC Breakfast

Take a look back on our history, healthcare priorities and how we celebrated this amazing milestone.


Our top stories

Michael Palin at St Bartholomew's Hospital's 900th birthday party
‘Thank you for fixing me up’

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Nurses in the cath lab learn how to perform radial access
'This is just the start' - the heart nurses breaking down professional boundaries

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Help us rebuild Barts, image from the 1930s
Back from the brink: 10 moments that shaped St Bartholomew’s Hospital

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Shape your story as a cardiac nurse

Work in a busy heart centre

Cardiac nurse Thea Galeon explains what it is like working in the cath labs at one of Europe’s busiest heart centres.

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Why work for us?

Why work for us?

We offer a range of benefits to our staff

We were voted a top 10 UK hospital in 2021 and have a range of BMJ and HSJ award-winning teams and clinicians who are leaders in their fields.

In a recent NHS staff survey our staff rated us as above the London average for staff engagement and morale.

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Current opportunities

Current opportunities 

Start your journey with us

Situated near St Paul’s Cathedral, our hospital is well connected to transport links including the new Elizabeth line and the Central line. We are also close to a number of bars, restaurants, shops and other cultural attractions, making it a truly great place to work.

You will be supported by a dedicated, supportive and ambitious team offering excellent training and development opportunities, including a growing nursing and AHP research and clinical academic career programme with internships. MSc, PhDs and post-doctoral opportunities.

Find your perfect role

  • Hero of the Month April 2023

    I have been a healthcare support worker for almost a year and I love my role.

    I have had great managers at St Bartholomew’s Hospital that have encouraged me with career development. My team are a great support system for me, which I am very grateful for.

    Being able to help patients is the most important thing to me. And I love the joy of knowing that I have done something good for somebody.

    Daniel Danquah, Healthcare Assistant, St Bartholomew’s Hospital

  • "I’ve been a nurse for over 18 years, specialising in cardiac research. I have a profound dedication to advancing knowledge through research, which I achieve in different ways, including spearheading research initiatives with Barts Bioresource and NIHR Bioresource.

    Maudrian Burton, lead research nurse