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Domestic services

Domestic services

This page introduces the domestic services team.

Domestic services team

As a member of the domestic services team, you will have a vital role in helping to care for hospital patients. You'll work in one of three key areas - catering, cleaning or laundry services. A pleasant, hygienic environment combined with nutritious meals makes a hospital stay as comfortable as possible. The domestic staff can play an important part in helping to speed up patients' recovery.

Staff in domestic services work in a variety of settings including:

  • kitchens
  • restaurants serving NHS staff and visitors
  • offices adjacent to kitchen/restaurant areas
  • hospital wards and other hospital areas
  • laundry departments
  • stock/store rooms

For more information about the careers in domestic services, please click on the entries in the menu on the left