Help to apply


I can’t complete my application, what can I do?

You will create log-in details upon registration and you can use these to access your candidate profile to complete any outstanding applications.

Who do I send my ID to?

Upon booking an interview, you will be given a guidance document regarding the types of ID and at one point in the recruitment process these need to be checked.

When can I start work?

Due to our sector, we ensure that all of our colleagues meet the required compliance checks before starting their role, you can check on your onboarding progress by logging into your account and this information will be shown within your onboarding portal.

Why is the process taking so long?

As we are a regulated organisation, we need to ensure that all relevant checks have been taken to ensure our patients safety. You can help speed this up by ensuring all the documentation you have provided is correct and we have the correct referencing information.

What do I wear to work/do you have a uniform?

Priory do not operate a uniform policy however, when working in our homes/hospitals we would ask that all of our colleagues adhere to smart casual clothing, and business dress in our head offices.

I’ve found the perfect role, how do I apply?

All of our roles require a completed online application form so that we can keep a close eye on the progress of your application. This process is really quick and easy and should take no more than 10 minutes to complete.

There are no suitable roles that I can see that will suit me, what can I do?

We’re sorry to hear that the perfect role isn’t available for you yet. Don’t worry; all you need to do is register your interest to join our talent pool by dropping an email to Once a suitable role becomes available, you will get an email notification from our team.

When will I hear back about my application?

Thank you for your application! We are committed to contacting all applicants as soon as possible however, it is difficult to give an accurate timescale. You can log-in to your Priory Careers account at any point to see the progress of your application.

Do you have a paper application form I can use?

Unfortunately, we are unable to provide paper application forms. For the best possible candidate experience, our online application process allows you to see exactly where your application form is in the recruitment process. You can even book and cancel interviews to suit you.

I am really nervous about my interview – do you have any tips to support me?

Congratulations on your interview! These feelings are only natural and completely normal. Just remember to be yourself and we will guide you through every step of the recruitment process and provide additional support if you need it. The recruitment team are also on hand to support you with reassurance and to answer any questions you might have.

How do I enquire about volunteering or placements within Priory?

If you would like to arrange work experience or an unpaid placement experience within Priory, please email

Recruitment process

1 Search

Use keywords to find your perfect role with Priory.

2 Apply

Complete the short application and submit your CV so that we can find out more about you. You can also register using your social media accounts.

3 Your application

We’ll review your application and progress to shortlisting in due course.

4 Once shortlisted

We want to find out more about you! This could be a telephone call, an interview or assessment centre. We may ask you for some more information, such as reference details, to make sure we have everything ready for the next stage.

5 Offer stage

If you are successful after interview, we will be in contact to let you know the exciting news. You will then start onboarding and have access to our onboarding portal which will tell you more about the journey to your start date.

6 Progress

You can check the progress of your application by logging into your account at any time.