We are keen to support qualified professionals across health and care including nurses, allied health professionals and healthcare scientists return to practice. There are plenty of opportunities in Derby and Derbyshire and organisations who can support individuals returning to the workplace.

For further information on returning to practice, visit the Health Education England website. The Health Careers website has more information about the programme. You can also watch their video

Returning to practice in Derby and Burton

Are you a trained Operating Department Practitioner or Radiographer looking to return to practice following a career break?

University Hospitals of Derby and Burton (UHDB) is offering an employed Return to Practice Programme which is an exciting opportunity to return to the AHP professions in a supported environment.

Visit the UHDB website for further information.

Working as a GP in Derby and Derbyshire

There's a warm welcome for general practitioners (GPs) looking to return to practice in Derby and Derbyshire. There are also a number of resources and support available for GPs looking to advance their careers in the city and county.

Video case studies

General Practice Taskforce Derbyshire

Careers support for Derbyshire GPs

Derbyshire GP champions

Derby and Derbyshire Local Medical Committee

We are returning nurses

'We are returning nurses' campaign is the latest phase of the We are the NHS campaign. The campaign aims to encourage more nurses to return to practice.




Helping you get back to what you love

There are a large number of resources available on the Health Education England website for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals who may be considering a return to practice.