Here are just a few of the departments and services at Derby Teaching Hospitals. If you are interested in joining any of the teams register your interest in working for us to find out more.

Private Patients

Excellence in care by experts in service – Derby Private Health offers patients a ‘best of both worlds’ private health care pathway for a wide range of treatments. The private health suite, which is run...

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Diabetes & Endocrinology

Ward 409 is an 18-bed ward providing all aspects of nursing care for patients with Endocrine, Diabetes and general medical disorders. By working on this ward you develop knowledge of a wide range of these...

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Trauma & Orthopaedics

We currently have 144 trauma & orthopaedics beds and 22 for day case surgery. Last year alone our orthopaedic consultants saw 44,000 follow up patients and over 13,500 new referrals. Our services include: • Orthopaedic...

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Imaging

The Imaging Department at Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust prides itself in providing high quality care and we proud to be one of just 23 acute trusts in the UK who have ISAS Accreditation...

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Newly Qualified Nurses

Through our year long multi disciplinary preceptorship programme we ensure newly qualified practitioners receive the support they need.

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Children’s Hospital

Our Children’s Hospital provides a 24-hour service for young people living in Derby and Derbyshire. Here, 24 members of staff tell us about a day in the life of their role, from first thing in...

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Therapies, Stroke Services

We’re recruiting! Senior Occupational Therapist, Stroke If you have a keen interest in stroke therapy and would like to work in a small, friendly team look no further. We have full and part time opportunities...

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Apprentices

As a large local employer, Derby Teaching Hospitals understands the benefits to our organisation, and to the communities we serve, of offering apprenticeships to our new and existing workforce. We see apprenticeships as a means...

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Rehabilitation & Older People

Now recruiting! Consultant in Medicine For The Elderly – Orthogeriatrics – Click here to apply Consultant in Medicine For The Elderly – Geriatric Liaison – Click here to apply The Medicine for the Elderly department...

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Theatres

RECRUITING NOW! We have a variety of full and part time opportunities for Theatre Practitioners (HCPC Operating Department Practitioners and NMC Registered Nurses) Click here to apply Our theatre teams work a 24/7 service to...

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Pharmacy

The Pharmacy Department at Derby Teaching Hospitals has a reputation for innovation and provides a comprehensive service and support to patients, wards and departments across the Trust from state-of-the-art facilities. Clinical excellence and compassionate care...

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Pulvertaft Hand Centre

The Pulvertaft Hand Centre offers a full range of treatment for patients with hand and wrist problems. The unit consists of eight consultants, from a mixture of orthopaedic and plastic surgery backgrounds. The medical team is supported...

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Combined Day Unit

The Combined Day Unit offers treatments for patients with cancers or blood disorders. Being a day case unit, patients are not admitted overnight but seen on the same day. Many of the patients who visit...

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Accident and Emergency

One of the busiest departments in the hospital, the Emergency Department (ED) is known as the hospital’s ‘front door’. The department treats around 350 each day and last year saw almost 125,000 people. The ED is...

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Catering

The catering services at the Royal Derby Hospital are currently run by ISS facilities services. They are split into two main areas: back and front of house. Back of the house is the kitchen area,...

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Security

The security department ensures the safety and security of Derby’s two hospital sites and the staff working within them. They respond to calls made by staff members, through panic buttons and make regular patrols throughout...

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Volunteers

At Derby Teaching Hospitals we have around 500 volunteers across our two hospital sites. Some work a couple of hours a week, some more than this. There are people of all ages and from all...

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Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

The neonatal intensive care unit looks after premature and sick newborn babies, providing care in a purpose built specialist medical unit which opened in the Autumn of 2007.  Each year there around 400 admissions onto...

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Mortuary

The mortuary is located on level zero of the Royal Derby Hospital. It offers several key services: Carrying out post mortem examinations for the Trust and coroner An out-of-hours on call service Viewing facilities for...

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Maternity

Derby Teaching Hospital’s maternity department is focused on helping women through their pregnancy, giving support, advice and clinical help at every step of the way. Click HERE to see our Tweetathon from International day of...

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Nightingale Macmillan Unit

The Nightingale Macmillan Unit offers specialist end of life care for patients with a life-limiting illness. This includes people with incurable cancer and also non-cancer illnesses that are advanced and progressing e.g. motor neurone disease...

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Maintenance

The maintenance department, run by Skanska Facilities Services, covers the upkeep and service of the both the Royal Derby Hospital and the London Road Community Hospital. A team of 64 staff, working a 24-hour service,...

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Children’s Emergency Department

The Children’s Emergency Department provides urgent care for more than 31,000 children each year. The department has five consultants present from 9am to 11pm every weekday and from 1pm to 11pm at weekends. They also...

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