Why you should join us

The CQC rates us as an Outstanding organisation for Caring with an overall rating of Good. We believe in brilliant care through brilliant people.

We work together to help people affected by mental ill health and learning disabilities.

Our #KMPTProud workforce includes more than 3,200 staff from a range of professions including nursing, occupational therapy and psychiatry plus we provide a number of specialist services.

Volunteers also play a key role in our team, both supporting patients directly and behind the scenes.


  • Competitive NHS pay and pension
  • Support to help bring your ‘best self’ to work e.g. staff MOTs that provide health and wellbeing advice
  • Innovative trust with exciting services, such as our Rosewood Mother and Baby Unit
  • Personalised learning, development and career pathways

Thinking of relocating? Depending on your role, we offer competitive relocation packages.

Why Kent?

Called the Garden of England, Kent is a beautiful county in the south east of England offering:

  • Easy access into London
  • Some of the best schools in the UK
  • Great shopping including Bluewater
  • A mix of rural, coastal and urban housing
  • Some of the UK’s best attractions including Leeds Castle and Canterbury Cathedral
  • Close proximity to Eurostar, Gatwick and ferry crossings.

We are a Disability Confident employer, which means that we:

  • Have undertaken and successfully completed the Disability Confident self-assessment
  • Are taking all of the core actions to be a Disability Confident employer 
  • Are offering at least one activity to get the right people for our business and at least one activity to keep and develop our people

The Disability Confident scheme aims to help employers make the most of the opportunities provided by employing disabled people. It is voluntary and has been developed by employers and disabled people’s representatives.

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Armed Forces

We commit to honour the Armed Forces Covenant and support the armed forces community. We recognise the value serving personnel both regular and reservists, veterans and military families contribute to our business and our country.

View our Armed Forces Covenant

KMPT Armed Forces Covenant Silver Award

KMPT is formally recognised as ‘Veteran Aware’ by the Veterans Covenant Healthcare Alliance (VCHA), a group of NHS healthcare providers in England committed to providing the best standards of care for the Armed Forces community, based on the principles of the Armed Forces Covenant.  

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