Isle of Wight

Hospital name (approx size)St Mary’s Hospital (250 beds)
Employer Isle of Wight NHS Trust
Best person to contactKate Hyde (Foundation Programme Coordinator)
01983 534518 Ext 4518
24-hour library access with computer/IT facilitiesNo
Staff restaurant or similar where you can get food at nightYes
On site accommodationYes
Type of accommodationSingle and double bedrooms with shared kitchens
Monthly cost of accommodation£580 for single room with shared kitchen
Bills includedYes
Average monthly cost of renting flat near hospital£700 for 1-2 bedroom flat
Onsite parkingYes
Monthly cost of parkingCurrently free
Doctors mess organises regular social eventsYes
Description of town/locationNewport is a town in the centre of the Isle of Wight with high street, cinema, restaurants, and good bus links to the rest of the Island. The hospital is about 30 minutes walk or 10 minute drive from the town centre. The Island has 3 ferry ports that serve Portsmouth, Southampton, and Lymington as well as the hovercraft.
Top 3 things about working here1. Friendly hospital
2. Beautiful scenery (countryside and beach)
3. Island living = good quality of life
Last updateFeb 2022 by Isle of Wight Foundation Doctor Rep