This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults, young people and children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Appropriate background checks and level of DBS clearance will be required.


The Shakespeare Hospice is an award-winning independent day hospice offering a diverse range of services to our patients, their families and carers across South Warwickshire and the North Cotswolds.

Ideally, you will have previous experience within a health care setting.    Working closely with the Chief Executive and Senior Management Team, you will lead on and manage all HR activities across the organisation, providing proactive HR advice which promotes team working and respect for all staff and volunteers.    Ideally, you will have previous experience within a health care setting.  You will be a qualified CIPD member.

Hours of work 37.5 per week.    Salary £30,623 - £36,666 per annum depending upon experience.

Closing date: 2nd July 2018                    Interview date: 12th/13th July 2018

The post will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The Job Description can be downloaded here

The Person Specification can be downloaded here

Download the application form here.

A copy of our Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form is available to download here

For further details and/or an application pack please contact: akane@theshakespearehospice.org.uk or telephone: Ali Kane, PA to the Chief Executive on 01789 266852.

The Shakespeare Hospice is an award winning Hospice offering services and facilities to day care patients, Hospice@Home, carers, and transitional young people with life limiting illnesses.  We offer counselling, complementary therapy, diversional therapy, occupational health and physiotherapy to our patients, carers and their families across Shakespeare country and the North Cotswolds.


To provide this care and innovate further we need raise £2 million a year and our seven shops across the county help towards achieving this.

We are looking for people who enjoy the social aspect of working in a retail environment.  You will have excellent communication skills, be able to problem solve and enjoy making sales to help us reach our targets.

As a Bank Retail Manager the hours are varied, and if you are flexible about locations, you can enjoy working with our teams across our eight shops including three furniture shops, a boutique, bookshop/coffee shop and ‘traditional’ charity shops who sell a huge range of donated goods; clothing and bric a brac. If you have a preference to a particular shop (Kenilworth, Wellesbourne, Moreton in Marsh, Henley, Alcester and Stratford upon Avon x 3) we would be interested in hearing from you.

Competitive rates of pay.

Download the application form here.

Job description can be downloaded here.

A copy of our Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form is av.ailable to download here

For any further information please contact Jenny Rigby, Head of HR, on 01789 333328 or e-mail recruitment@theshakespearehospice.org.uk



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Registered Office: Church Lane, Shottery, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 9UL