We have an exciting opportunity for a SHO to work with us at South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust in A&E.

We are looking for a dedicated doctor ready to work at in a Trust where safe patient care is at the forefront of their vision.

This Role is an opportunity within the fast-paced Emergency department on an ad-hoc basis. This role would be predominantly based in South Tyneside and Sunderland with the opportunity to work extra shifts across the Trusts’ other sites and any of our partner Trusts.



Doctors Direct recruit to the highest of NHS standards and all applicants for this role should meet pre-screening requirements before applying.

  • Full GMC licence to practice
  • Minimum of 6 months experience in and NHS Trust within the last 2 years
  • South Tyneside and Sunderland
  • August 2022


About the Trust

Rated ‘Good’ by the CQC, South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust covers over 10 locations and serves a population of more than 400,000 people in South Tyneside and Sunderland.

South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust provide acute hospital and community-based healthcare through a team of over 8,000 members delivering outstanding care. They strive to be the employer of choice in the North East of England.


Why Choose Doctors Direct?

Doctors Direct are part of NHS Professionals and owned by the Department of Health and Social Care, which means that we are part of the NHS family and sets us apart from locum agencies. Saving money and providing only the highest quality locum cover to our partner Trusts is at the very heart of what we do.

Doctors Direct are part of the NHS and do not charge our partner Trusts the expensive fees associated with private locum agencies. That means every shift worked by one of our members helps save money for the Trust and the wider NHS. These vital saving can then be reinvested into what matters most, patient care and safety.


Not only do members of Doctors Direct help save money for the NHS, they receive fantastic benefits including;

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • A dedicated account manager
  • Flexibility of work, with shifts that suit you
  • Book and review shifts online
  • Access to CPD webinars
  • Revalidation support
  • Appraisal support


Want to know more?

Find out more about how working locum shifts through Doctors Direct can work for you or visit our onsite teams.

We have exciting career opportunities available for doctors across many grades and specialties. Once registered, you will be able to view and work in your chosen specialty and grade at any of our partner Trusts across England. If you would like to discuss career opportunities further, call us on 03330 143 652 or email where our dedicated team can help you find your next opportunity.

As an equal opportunities organisation, NHSP is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective bank members and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender reassignment, or marriage and civil partnership. We believe there is a strong case for the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion agenda and we strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a range of backgrounds to apply.