Take a look at our current vacancies and see how you can make a real difference to the lives of people affected by serious, long-term illness by joining the St Joseph’s team. We also have volunteer roles across the Hospice.
Are you a Nurse with a special interest in Palliative Medicine with strong leadership skills? Yes! Then apply now to join our Community Palliative Care Team as our new Locality Manager.
If you are looking for a clinical role, on our wards, in the community or in one of our therapies teams, we guarantee that you will work with healthcare professionals who have an abundance of experience, expertise and enthusiasm.
Our non-clinical roles range from working in our Facilities team, to administration roles, IT, HR and fundraising. Across every department you will find staff that are passionate, committed and dedicated, who take their responsibilities seriously, but who also know how to have fun.
- Doctors, nurses and healthcare assistants work with patients on one of our wards or in their own homes as part of our community Palliative Care Team.
- Complementary therapists work with patients and family members to help manage anxiety and ease pain. Many of our therapists are volunteers.
- Psychologists, social workers, welfare advisors and chaplains help people deal with the emotional, psychological, financial, social and practical impact of their illness through counselling and spiritual support.
- Physiotherapists, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists and dieticians help people to be as independent as possible, for as long as possible by finding ways to help improve mobility, diet and nutrition leading to a better quality of life.
- Fundraisers engage with the local community, manage events and corporate partnerships, bringing in much needed funds so that we can provide our wide range of services.
- Bereavement and family counsellors help people come to terms with their illness and help families cope after the death of their loved one.
- Porters, domestic cleaners, kitchen and admin staff work behind the scenes keeping the Hospice clean and tidy, ensuring that everything is in working order. They also spend time with patients on the wards.
- Project and communication managers, IT staff, finance staff and senior managers make things happen and ensure that the Hospice is running efficiently and safely.
Key worker accommodation is available to staff who meet the criteria. Please see brochure for further information.
We are currently offering a Golden Hello for hard to recruit roles. More information on what roles are eligible and how it works can be found below.
St Joseph’s Hospice is a great place to work because you are making a real difference to the lives of people affected by serious, long-term conditions. Our staff carry out very different roles across different departments but we all follow the same mission and work to the same core values.
Doctors, nurses, complementary therapists and health care workers helping people cope with the symptoms of their illness, controlling pain and managing anxiety.
Psychologists, social workers, welfare advisors and chaplains helping people deal with the emotional, psychological, financial, social and practical impact of their illness.
Physiotherapists, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists and dieticians helping people to be as independent as possible, for as long as possible.
Events co-ordinators, who make life a bit more fun.
Counsellors helping people cope with the loss of a loved one.
Porters, domestic cleaners, kitchen and admin staff working behind the scenes.
Fundraisers, project managers, IT staff, finance staff and senior managers who make things happen.