We contribute to life in the Leeds region, not only by being one of the largest employers with more than 16,000 staff, but by supporting the health and well-being of the community and playing a leading role in research, education and innovation.
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest teaching hospitals in Europe, a regional and national centre for specialist treatment, a world renowned biomedical research facility, a leading clinical trials research unit and also the local hospital for the Leeds community.
This means we have access to some of the country's leading clinical expertise and the most advanced medical technology in the world.
We have a £1 billion budget, providing local and specialist services for our immediate population of 780,000 and regional specialist care for up to 5.4 million people.
Our patients are at the heart of everything we do. We employ over 16,000 people who are committed to delivering high quality care to all of our patients all of the time.
We also have an international reputation for excellence in specialist care, research and medical training.