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:

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Fundraising and Income Processing Manager

Contract: Permanent 

Hours: 22.5 - 30 hrs a week (flexible working considered)

Salary: £19,261 - £20,422 pro rata

This role will be responsible for the receipt and recording of fundraising income, dealing with fundraising enquiries, 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.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following criteria:


• GCSE – 5 passes which must include English and Maths or equivalent

• Business or Administrative qualification or evidence equivalent experience

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

• A minimum of two years’ previous work experience in an administrative post

• A good understanding of the laws associated to Fundraising and Finance

• Using own initiative to make occasional significant decisions

• Excellent communication skills – must be able to relate to a diverse range of people at all levels

• Strong time management and highly developed organisational skills; ability to plan, prioritise and complete tasks to agreed deadlines

• Literacy skills – strong verbal and written skills; with adaptable style and approach to suit a variety of audiences

• Well-developed numeracy skills at a level that would enable the post holder to reconcile income and supporter information, and process complex financial information i.e. budgets for expenditure, income, and profit margin.

• Strong attention to detail

• Willingness and ability to learn new skills

Download the application form here.

Job description can be downloaded here.

Closing date: Tuesday 27th August 2019
Interview dates: Monday 2nd September 2019

*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.


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 based at our seven shops across Warwickshire and the North Cotswolds selling a variety of quality goods which have been donated by the generous public. The Avenue Farm shop in Stratford Upon Avon and the Kenilworth shop are now both dedicated 'Donation Stations'. There is also 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, Henley in Arden, 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


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.



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