Working for St Richard’s Hospice

St Richard’s Hospice employs 249 staff in many different roles.

We aim to attract, develop and retain staff of quality and encourage and support all our staff in ongoing training and personal development.

Equal Opportunities Statement

The Hospice is committed to the promotion of equal opportunities in employment. Selection and employment procedures ensure that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on grounds of ethnic origins, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or social status. Advertising, recruiting, selection and appointment procedures are therefore monitored closely to ensure that individuals are selected, promoted and treated on the basis of their merits and abilities.

Read the St Richard’s Hospice Pay and Reward Policy 2018/2019 H10 Pay and Reward Policy 2018-19

To apply for our vacancies, please fill in our online application form.

Alternatively complete the Application form and post or email to the HR Department at You may also telephone the HR Department on 0845 1281293 to register your interest if you wish or email

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Current Vacancies

Care Director

Job Reference: 21840

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary Scale: £55,000 - £57,000 per annum

St. Richard’s Hospice provides specialist palliative and end of life care for over 3,000 adults, family members and the bereaved throughout South Worcestershire each year. The Hospice provides dedicated, high quality specialist palliative care and support in a variety of settings according to individual needs. These include in the community (Clinical Nurse Specialists, Hospice at… Read more »

Staff Nurse – In-Patient Unit (12 month fixed term contract to cover maternity leave)

Job Reference: 21839

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary Scale: St. Richard's Hospice Payscale Pay Point 10 - 12 (£22,811 - £26,405 plus enhancements for nightshift and weekend working)

St. Richard’s Hospice provides free specialist palliative and end of life care for adults in South Worcestershire with a life limiting condition through our community teams, our newly developed state-of-the-art day centre and our seventeen beds. We offer care and encouragement to our patients, enabling them to take control of their lives as their condition… Read more »

Worcester CAB and WHABAC St. Richard’s Hospice Specialist Adviser

Job Reference: 21836

Hours: 18 hours per week

Worcester CAB and WHABAC have an opportunity for a part time Specialist Adviser to work in partnership with St. Richard’s Hospice. The post holder will be based at the Hospice and work within the Family Support Service Team as part of the multi-disciplinary palliative care team. The Specialist Adviser will provide a holistic, accessible and… Read more »

Clinical Nurse Specialists and Senior Staff Nurses – Bank

Job Reference: 21837

We are currently seeking Clinical Nurse Specialists and Senior Staff Nurses to join our Bank and provide cover for our Community Nursing Services as required. You will provide specialist palliative care to patients and support to those important to them within their own home environment. If you are an RGN with demonstrable experience in palliative… Read more »