Our Values and culture

Our vision is to be recognised as the best provider of health, clinical research and education in the UK and a strong contributor to the aspiration of Sheffield to be a vibrant and healthy city region.

With around 17,000 employees, we are one of the biggest employers locally. We aim to reflect the diversity of local communities and are proud of our new and existing partnerships with local people, patients, neighbouring NHS organisations, local authority and charitable bodies.

Our Values

Our values are what make us different and they were developed by the people who work for our organisation.
More than 4,000 members of staff gave their views on what the Trust's values should be and hese values are now being used as the basis for the appraisal and recruitment of staff.

We are PROUD to make a difference...

Patients First:

Ensure people we serve are at the heart of all that we do


Be kind, respectful, fair and value diversity


Celebrate our successes, learn continuously and ensure we improve


Work in partnership with other


Be efficient, effective and accountable for our actions