Meet the team
The Derian House Care Team includes registered children’s and adult nurses, learning disability nurses, play specialists, clinical support workers, physiotherapists, social worker, family counsellor, bereavement support, sibling support worker and volunteers.
Underpinning the crucial care that Derian House provides is a diverse team which provides vital support including Fundraising, Admin, Catering, Maintenance, HR, Training, Housekeeping and Volunteering.
Together, they all contribute to the enviable reputation of Derian House in setting exceptionally high standards in children’s hospice care.
Care facilities and services are regulated and audited by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). www.cqc.org.uk
Fundraising undertaken by Derian House is regulated by the Fundraising Regulator and the Charity Commission, and as a member of the Institute of Fundraising, Derian House works in conjunction with its Code of Practice.
Derian House is a member of Together for Short Lives – the UK organisation for children and young people who are not expected to reach adulthood and their families www.togetherforshortlives.co.uk and a member of Hospice UK (formerly known as Help the Hospices) the national charity for hospice care www.hospiceuk.org
Margaret Vinten MBE
Interm Chair of Trustees
Interim Chief Operating Officer
ICT Services & Clinical Systems Manager