Working at the hospice | St Joseph's Hospice

Working at the hospice

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.

Who works at the hospice?

  • 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.
  • Physiotherapistsspeech 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.

Together we share a vision – the highest quality palliative care and support for everyone - where and when they need it.

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.



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Key worker accommodation

Key worker accommodation is available on site for staff who meet the criteria. 

Please see our brochure for further information. 



Golden Hello Scheme

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