Vacancies

We are an award-winning Hospice providing supportive and palliative care for our patients, their families and carers across South Warwickshire and the surrounding areas.

 

We offer a diverse range of services including nursing and therapies in our Day Hospice, 24/7 Hospice at Home, Adult Counselling and Family Support Services and bespoke services for young people, including children’s bereavement service, support for young carers and support for 16-24 year olds with a life limiting illness.

 

At the Shakespeare Hospice our values underpin everything we do, providing responsive, compassionate care for our community, putting patients and their families first.

 

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.

 


Trusts and Grants Manager

We are facing one of the most challenging times in our organisation’s history, seeing a rising demand for our services against the backdrop of uncertain funding. We are looking for an experienced Trusts & Grants Manager with excellent communication skills both written and verbal with the ability to produce concise and influential applications/reports to funders. If you think this is you, we want to hear from you.

You will be responsible for writing engaging and compelling funding applications to grant making Trusts and Foundations that showcase the work the charity does and illustrate what a huge difference the funding would make. You will build strong relationships with new and existing funders and play a key role in the implementation of the Shakespeare Hospice 2020 – 2023 Strategy Plan to ensure that new projects and core costs are funded from this income stream.

Hours: Full time (30 hrs pw considered)

Salary: £23,626 - £27,359

Location: Flexible, you will work remotely initially, with an option to continue some remote working longer term. The office is based in The Shakespeare Hospice, Church Lane, Shottery, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire CV37 9UL.

Closing date: 30th October 2020

Interview dates: week commencing 9th November 2020

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.


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