NHS Golden Jubilee Staff Awards

NHS Golden Jubilee’s Staff Awards recognise those who go the extra mile to provide an excellent service for patients, customers, colleagues and the public. They provide an opportunity to say thanks and show appreciation for the hard work and commitment of our staff.

Our Staff Awards will take place annually from 2020, with staff, patients, customers and members of the public able to nominate individuals, groups or teams across 12 categories.

Nominations will open in early January and close on Friday 20 March.

Awards will be handed out at a special event in the Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel on Thursday 28 May.

 Rising Star Award

For an individual demonstrating qualities of a bright future. Proactive and progressive in all areas with valid contributions to upholding excellence in healthcare.


 Volunteers Award

For an individual, group or team who give their time freely to help improve the health and wellbeing of patients, carers and service users of NHS Golden Jubilee.


 Collaboration Award

For individual, group or team who have been building relationships internally or externally for the benefit of patients/customers, while treating everyone with dignity and respect.


 Top Team Award

For a team or group who consistently demonstrate and uphold excellence through working collaboratively, often going the extra mile to provide exceptional service(s). They must have evidence of substantive contributions enabling their organisation to provide services and care to patients, service users and colleagues.


 Leader of the Year Award

For an individual who demonstrates outstanding leadership qualities in the work they do to make change happen and can work with others to improve and make things better.


 Unsung Hero Award

For an individual, group or team who in the course of doing their job, make a real difference for people in Scotland and are willing to go that extra mile for others, but whose work often goes unrecognised. 


 Project Recognition Award

For a project geared towards developing better services or improve current services to make a lasting difference to the NHS Golden Jubilee. It must be portable and scalable for replicating to enhance /improve healthcare delivery in other settings.


 Support Worker Award

For an individual, group or team providing excellent support services for NHS Golden Jubilee. 


 Green Award

For an individual, group or team who have significantly contributed to making our environment greener, safer or cleaner.


 Care and Compassion Award

For an individual, group or team who have demonstrated a positive, compassionate attitude to patients, carers, customers in everything they do. 


 Chair Award for Innovation

For an individual, group or a team developing innovative ways to improve health or services.


 Chief Executive Values Award

For an individual, group or team who have embedded and demonstrated our values into their everyday practice.


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