About Us

Let’s transform care, together

At Southampton Hospitals Charity, we bring people together to raise life-saving funds for University Hospital Southampton – the south coast’s leading healthcare provider.

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From specialist services to pioneering research, our incredible supporters enhance care, experiences and outcomes for thousands of patients every year.

They’re all part of a community that creates real impact on services and, in turn, the people that come through our doors.

We work together to make sure:

  • Patients get outstanding care and receive the dedicated support they and their families need.
  • Our hospital is a comfortable and welcoming place for everyone.
  • We invest in the best treatment, technology, research and expertise for our community.

Take a look at how your help is transforming lives – or join us as we enhance care, together.

Our mission and vision

Our mission is to raise charitable funds to support world class healthcare at University Hospital Southampton and our vision is to empower you to enhance lives.

Transforming lives, together.

We promise to turn your support into real impact, transforming experiences, services and lives. You’re not just donating to a worthy cause or large-scale healthcare provision. You’re helping create better experiences and outcomes for our community. Your generosity helps University Hospital Southampton remain at the forefront of care – and we’re endlessly appreciative.

Current vacancies

Campaigns and Marketing Manager

We are seeking a talented and motivated Campaigns and Marketing Manager to lead and execute innovative marketing campaigns and strategies aimed at increasing awareness, engagement, and support for Southampton Hospitals Charity. This role will involve developing and implementing compelling campaigns across various channels to drive donations, event participation, and community involvement.

If you would like to apply, please submit your CV and a Cover Letter to catherine.jordan@southamptonhospitalscharity.org  Your Cover Letter should be no more than 2 pages and should include a summary of your reasons for applying for the position. You should also include details of how your skills and experience meet those necessary for the role, as listed in the Job Description and Person Specification.

Campaigns and Marketing Manager JD

Salary: £40,000 – £45,000 p/a

Full time, hybrid (2 days in the office)

Closing date: 20 May 2024

Arts Coordinator

We’re expanding our Arts team and looking for an Arts Coordinator to join us to work with the Arts Curator to manage all art projects and activities, building connections with external groups and organisations to strengthen partnerships.

The role involves organising exhibitions and events to enhance the hospital environment and develop relationships with local artists.

Responsibilities include overseeing the installation of art features, ensuring all risk assessments are completed and recorded, and prioritising patient care and safety.

This role will also support the team in expanding the Charity’s arts program by coordinating schedules, monitoring workshops, maintaining exhibitions and art installations, and assisting with promotional events and exhibition setups.

In addition, the position will play a vital role in larger projects such as the artist-in-residence program, the intergenerational project, the Light the South Art Trail, the Staff Arts Club, and other exhibitions and collections, ensuring the success of our art programs.

If you would like to apply, please submit your CV and a Cover Letter to neda.mohamadi@southamptonhospitalscharity.org  Your Cover Letter should be no more than 2 pages and should include a summary of your reasons for applying for the position. You should also include details of how your skills and experience meet those necessary for the role, as listed in the Job Description and Person Specification.

 

Arts Coordinator job description

Salary: £24,000 p/a

Full time, 3 days in the office and as needed for activities and workshops. (You’ll need to be Hampshire based)

Closing date: 3 June 2024

Governance

How are we run?

We are making some changes to our legal structure at Southampton Hospitals Charity. From 1st April 2024 we will become a self-governing charity, managing our own governance arrangements including the appointment of independent trustees who will be legally responsible for the Charity.

Despite this change we remain the official charity for University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust and dedicated to improving the care of our patients.

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Charity team

Meet our team

We help to provide the extra support that you deserve.

The Southampton Hospitals Charity team brings people together to raise life-changing funds for University Hospital Southampton.

Meet the team and learn about our current job vacancies.

 


Meet the team

Our areas of operation

University Hospital Southampton provides services to some 1.9 million people living in Southampton and South Hampshire.

This includes specialist services including neurosciences, cardiac services and children’s intensive care to more than 3.7 million people in central southern England and the Channel Islands.

That costs £1.6 million every day.

  • Berkshire
  • Wiltshire
  • Surrey
  • West Sussex
  • Cornwall
  • Hampshire
  • Isle of Wight
  • Devon
  • Channel Islands
  • Dorset

Annual Accounts

Our latest annual accounts gives a full description of our governance, activities, finances and plans for the next year.

The reviews run financial year to financial year (1 April – 31 March). Please do contact us on 023 8120 8881 to discuss anything you may need in the period between these dates, or if you would like to see any archived copies.

Download our annual review

Impact Report

Our community’s kindness is awe-inspiring in the support of their local hospital.

Discover how donations are making an impact for University Hospital Southampton, the way we raise and spend money, and how we help our community.

 

Download our financial report