Leopoldina Hospital Schweinfurt

The national magazine FOCUS-HEALTH has rated the Leopoldina Hospital (the LEO for short) as a TOP REGIONAL HOSPITAL in 2019. The LEO also made it to FOCUS-HEALTH’s 2020 list of TOP hospitals in Germany. With 700 beds, the LEO is a major regional healthcare provider. Annually, the hospital sees around 65,000 patients as in- and outpatients. The hospital complex includes 20 clinics and departments as well as facilities from external providers. To ensure optimal patient outcomes 24/7 and 365 days a week, the hospital employs more than 200 physicians and 900 clinical staff. As a modern, regional specialty hospital, the LEO offers comprehensive medical care using the latest technology and scientific approaches. We treat patients with complex medical conditions using the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic treatments.

The LEO primarily serves the people of the city of Schweinfurt, the surrounding county, and areas in northern Unterfranken.

Working at the LEO

The Schweinfurt Leopoldina Hospital is one of the largest employers in the region. The LEO is an academic teaching hospital of the University of Würzburg and offers a great selection of professional opportunities. Aside from physicians, nursing and allied health professionals, the hospital is also in need of administrative, service and management personnel.

The hospital places a major emphasis on the training and continuing education of healthcare professionals, including certified care professionals. Education is provided at our own LEO Academy, an interdisciplinary continuing education center for healthcare professionals, as well as at the Academy for Pediatric Psychotherapy. Fellows and medical students doing clinical rotations are also always welcomed at the LEO.

What Makes the LEO a Great Place to Work

We have the best work conditions and take care of our employees. The LEO takes its responsibility as an employer seriously and we offer the following benefits:

  • Federal wage scales
  • Company health benefits
  • Public transportation discounts/employee passes
  • Part-time work schedules
  • Company retirement plan/elder care
  • Family-friendly services
  • Back-to-work assistance
  • Continuing education
  • Schweinfurt as place to live
  • Electronic timekeeping
  • Job opportunities for new grads
  • Tuition assistance
  • Cafeteria
  • Employee discounts
  • Employee Council