Vacancies

The Shakespeare Hospice based in Stratford- Upon Avon is an award winning Hospice offering services and facilities to day care patients, Hospice at 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 South Warwickshire including Kenilworth, Southam and the North Cotswolds.  Please see a selection of the vacancies we currently have below:

Please email any questions to Natasha Fotheringham, Human Resources and Support Services Manager: recruitment@theshakespearehospice.org.uk

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

Click here to download an Application Form


*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.


Events Fundraiser

Contract: Permanent
Hours: 37.25 a week ( part-time/ flexible working will be considered)
Salary : £24,073 - £27,088 (depending on experience and working hours).
Closing date: Friday 26th April 2019
Interview dates: Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd May 2019

This role is responsible for delivering a portfolio of fundraising events and community activities to increase unrestricted income from a variety of supporters and deliver on agreed targets. The post holder will require excellent organisation and communication skills to work collaboratively with volunteers and community-based groups proactively seeking out new opportunities within the local community. This role requires an energetic and enthusiastic individual who will engage with a wide variety of audiences to maximise every opportunity for income generation, raise awareness, and help to secure other forms of support for the Hospice.

Download the application form here.
Job description can be downloaded here.


Community Engagement Officer

Contract: Permanent
Hours: 37.25 a week ( part-time/ flexible working will be considered)
Salary : £24,073 - £27,088 (depending on experience and working hours).
Closing date: Friday 26th April 2019
Interview dates: Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd May 2019

This role requires excellent communication and relationship building skills to develop and maintain successful partnerships within the corporate sector, community, and education establishments. The post holder will work collaboratively with volunteers and community-based groups and  develop new strong and profitable corporate relationships to generate income though a variety of fundraising initiatives such as Charity of the Year applications, sponsorship, and general fundraising activities.

Download the application form here.
Job description can be downloaded here.


Fundraising and Finance Support Officer

Contract: Permanent
Hours: 22.5 - 30 hrs a week (flexible working considered)
Salary : £19,261 - £20,422 (depending on experience and working hours).
Closing date: Thursday 18th April 2019
Interview dates: Wednesday 24th April 2019

This role will be responsible for the receipt and recording of fundraising income, dealing with fundraising enquiries, maintaining effective control of income, and the despatch of supporter communications. The post holder will require strong time management and organisational skills with the ability to plan, prioritise and complete tasks to agreed deadlines.

Download the application form here.
Job description can be downloaded here.


*BANK RETAIL MANAGERS VACANCIES

To provide 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.

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

Competitive rates of pay.

Download the application form here.

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 Van Drivers 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

Download the application form here

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.

Family Support

Our Family Support Services include Children and Family Support Service, Bereavement Support, Counselling, Chaplaincy and Social Work Service.

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How to Get Involved

The Shakespeare Hospice is keen to forge links with our local business community.

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Hospice at home

Our Hospice at Home team enable patients to stay at home with specialist nursing care in their last few weeks of life

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Volunteer in Our Shops

Volunteering in The Shakespeare Hospice shops lets you meet new people and provides valuable work experience and new skills.

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