At the heart of any organisation are its values; belief systems or “ways of doing things round here” that set standards in behaviours for all staff to follow. When values are successfully integrated the result is a shared strength, from which great patient care and staff experience can take place.

Our values were developed by our staff for our staff. They are:

Recognising and responding to the needs of patients and colleagues.
Making a difference with each small improvement and by being open to new ways of working
Achieving more together


We asked our staff what they thought about our values and this is what they told us:

Our values video

If you are considering a career at Royal Papworth Hospital you will be expected to demonstrate an understanding of our values and behaviours in your application. Visit our Working here pages to download our values and behaviour framework which will give you further insight.