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:

To apply for any of the job roles listed below please fill out an application form and email it to:

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.

Maintenance and Facilities Co-Ordinator

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 37.5 per week (flexible and part time hours considered)

Salary: £19,453 - £21,238 per annum Pro rata

Closing Date: 31st May 2019

Interview Dates: 6th June 2019

We have an exciting opportunity to join the Support Services Team. You will be responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of all areas including equipment, services, building and grounds on site and at the Retail premises. You will supervise the housekeeping team to ensure high standards and compliance. The post holder will need to be technologically capable and able to handle the manual handling aspects of the role. They will be able to plan and problem solve proactively.

You can download the application form here.

The job description can be downloaded here.

Retail Operations Manager

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 37.5 a week ( part-time/ flexible working will be considered)

Salary : £23,392 - £25,553 (per annum depending on experience).

Closing date: Thursday 16th May 2019

Interview dates: Wednesday 22nd May 2019

This role is responsible for the day to day operational and budget management for a chain of 7 charity retail shops across South Warwickshire and North Cotswolds. The post holder will be mainly field based visiting the shops to provide leadership and support to shop managers, staff and volunteers. This role requires an organised and enthusiastic individual who can maximise on every opportunity for income generation, raise awareness, and help to secure other forms of support for the Hospice.

The job description can be downloaded here.



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


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.


Full Time - Office based at The Shakespeare Hospice (TSH), Straford Upon Avon. Travel to the Hospice’s retail outlets, retail events and meetings will be necessary.

Reports to Head of Income Generation.

To manage chain of 7 retail shops across South Warwickshire.

Support the Head of Income Generation with the implementation of the Retail strategy.

Manage and monitor the income and expenditure budgets.

Responsible for the day to day operational management.

To provide leadership and support to shop managers, staff, and volunteers.


Download the job description here

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


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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