Category: Staff

Edible Airedale: food forest project sees 2,650 fruit trees planted across hospital grounds

Posted on 05/10/21 by AireAdmin

Planting of a new food forest has been completed at Airedale Hospital, bringing with it an edible landscape for visitors, staff and wildlife. The 12-month Edible Airedale project – created in conjunction with local community interest group YORgreencic and the environmental charity Trees for Cities – has seen 2,650 fruiting trees planted in various locations […]

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West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health and Care Partnership launch staff suicide prevention initiative

Posted on 02/03/21 by AireAdmin

West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health and Care Partnership (WY&H HCP) is launching an innovative staff suicide prevention campaign targeted at more than 100,000 health, care, voluntary and community service colleagues working in organisations large and small across the area. Launching on the 4 February ‘Time to Talk’ day, the campaign aims to get people in […]

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Airedale sees big increase in job applications in response to pandemic

Posted on 05/13/20 by AireAdmin

Airedale Hospital has seen a surge in people wanting to join the trust, all thanks to the outpouring of gratitude for the NHS during the Covid-19 pandemic. Support for the NHS is incredibly high and Airedale has seen this with a flood of applications and over 2000 people applying to join the trust in March […]

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Wellbeing rooms opened for our staff

Posted on 04/27/20 by AireAdmin

Staff working at Airedale Hospital can now visit one of several special wellbeing rooms if they are feeling overwhelmed and need some peace and quiet. With workers at the hospital facing unprecedented demands, the new rooms are already proving popular with staff that might need to take a breath, recharge or take a moment to themselves.  […]

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Recruitment event for Allied Health Professionals

Posted on 07/01/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale hospital’s therapy teams are holding a recruitment event to invite allied health professionals (AHPs) to join their ranks. The recruitment event will take place on Wednesday 17 July from 3pm to 7pm in the education centre (building 18) at Airedale Hospital. This event is for qualified or newly qualified AHPs, people considering an AHP […]

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Airedale Apprenticeships blaze a trail

Posted on 03/05/19 by AireAdmin

Airedale Hospital is supporting National Apprenticeships Week by sharing the success stories of one of its apprentices, showing how they are blazing a trail and supporting young people to find a career. 20 year old James Fielden from Settle started as an apprentice at the trust in July 2017 from Keighley College and his first […]

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Friends provide special aids for patients

Posted on 01/29/19 by AireAdmin No Comments

The Friends of Airedale charity have provided a generous donation of £3700 for special new standing aids to help patients at Airedale Hospital be more mobile and be moved safely by the team caring for them. The friends have bought five of the stand and transfer support aids, which are light and versatile and encourage […]

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Airedale Hospital receives silver award for supporting the Armed Forces

Posted on 12/11/18 by AireAdmin

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust is one of 5 organisations from West Yorkshire who each received a certificate signed by the Secretary of State for Defence and the Chief of the Defence Staff. They were among only twelve organisations from across the Yorkshire region which have been successful in winning the award. Each winning organisation has […]

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Hospital to host special jobs event

Posted on 10/23/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

On Tuesday 30 October, AGH Solutions – who manage the estates, facilities and procurement at Airedale Hospital – are hosting a special recruitment event for anyone interested in joining their team with the  opportunity to complete an application form on the night. There are jobs on offer specifically for Housekeepers, Domestic Services, Portering, Receipt and […]

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Staff open day celebrates differences

Posted on 10/18/18 by AireAdmin No Comments

            It was all about celebrating differences at the staff health and wellbeing day at Airedale Hospital last week with over 400 members of staff dropping in to the annual event on Friday. There were 35 interactive stands and several zones to visit including an inclusion zone where they could […]

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