Vacancies

We are an award-winning Hospice providing outstanding supportive palliative and end of life care for our patients, their families and carers across South Warwickshire.  Our reach extends beyond the traditional Hospice walls, also providing expert support to patients in their own homes.

As a charity we are well respected by our community, offering a diverse range of community based services including Hospice at Home, Day Hospice, Adult Counselling, Children’s and Family Support Services and Transitional Care Services.

At the Shakespeare Hospice our core values; responsive, compassionate, supportive, collaborative and innovative, underpin everything that we do.  We take pride in our forward thinking approach, continuously striving to improve the care for our patients, families and their loved ones. Our values are evident throughout all of our organisation and workforce; recruiting individuals who can demonstrate these values in their day to day practice and both professional and personal ethos is important to us.

During the recruitment process we will ask you how you demonstrate these values in the work environment. 

If you would like to be part of a dedicated team and make a difference to those needing our support, then we would like to hear from you.


Staff Nurse (RGN) Band 5 Adult Community Care Service 

This post offers a unique chance for a Registered Nurse to gain a broad range of experience working as part of our Adult Community Care Service (traditionally Hospice at Home & Day Hospice).  With opportunities to develop excellent compassionate clinical care and communication skills, in a friendly and supportive environment, where you will be able to provide the highest standards of personalised care.  

This post does involve driving and providing care in the patient’s own home.  A full driving licence and use of a suitable vehicle is essential. 

If you would like to be part of our dedicated team and make a difference to those needing our support, then we would like to hear from you.

Hours: Full time 37.5hrs per week, 7.5hr shifts over a 7 day rolling rota

Salary: £24,907 to £30,615 per annum depending upon experience.

Closing date: 8th February 2021

Interview date: 24th February 2021

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

Click here to download an Application Form (Word) or PDF PRINT version to print off and fill in offline.

Job description can be downloaded here.

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Informal enquiries should be addressed to:

recruitment@theshakespearehospice.org.uk


*For 'BANK' roles (below) - The hours of work are not fixed or specified.  The Hospice may offer you work but has no obligation to do so.  You have no obligation to accept work, if offered.


BANK RETAIL MANAGERS VACANCIES

To work effectively and efficiently to maximise income for the Hospice. Focussing on sales, merchandising, stock rotation and excellent customer service, you will provide relief management support and lead a cohesive team to raise funds for and promote the work of The Shakespeare Hospice within the local community.

As a member of the bank staff team* the hours are varied to cover staff absence or annual leave, and if you are flexible about locations, you can enjoy working with our teams based across our 6 shop locations in Warwickshire and the North Cotswolds.  The Avenue Farm Furniture and Homeware shop hosts our main ‘Donation Station’ and we have an award winning bookshop and café in the centre of Stratford upon Avon, our other ‘traditional’ high street shops sell a huge range of donated goods such as clothing and bric a brac.

*We may only offer you occasional work to cover staff absence or holidays, the hospice has no obligation to provide regular hours of work.  

Click here to download an Application Form (Word) or PDF PRINT version to print off and fill in offline.

Job description can be downloaded here.

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


*BANK FURNITURE SHOPS VAN DRIVERS

Hours of work: flexible including weekends

Our Furniture shop in Stratford upon Avon needs occasional relief Van Driver cover to join the team in undertaking collections and deliveries for the Furniture shop.

Successful candidates will possess excellent customer service and communication skills and be motivated, flexible and a team player. Previous experience in a similar retail role would be beneficial. A full, clean driving licence and the ability to drive a large van is essential.

It is a *Bank role requiring a flexible and responsive approach to shifts to meet the needs of the service.

Some duties are physically demanding including some heavy lifting and moving of large items; for which training will be given and equipment provided.

Interview Date: TBC in Stratford upon Avon

Click here to download an Application Form (Word) or PDF PRINT version to print off and fill in offline.

Download the job description here.

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

*The Hospice may offer you work but has no obligation to do so. You have no obligation to accept work, if offered.


Please email any questions to: recruitment@theshakespearehospice.org.uk

To apply for any of the job roles listed please fill out an application form and email it to: recruitment@theshakespearehospice.org.uk

Click here to download an Application Form

 

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