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Working for us

We have a proud history of excellence and innovation in hospice care. We know that our success is due to the people who work for us, so we value our staff as our greatest asset.

The Rowans Hospice is a friendly, supportive and service driven work environment. We have a talented and committed team of staff and volunteers. They come from a variety of backgrounds and contribute a huge range of skills – from nursing to fundraising, from catering to counselling.

We have a multi-million pound turnover and employ approximately 300 people with over 1,500 volunteers across the Hospice and The Trading Company.

We operate with integrity and aim to make coming to work for us a rewarding experience. We give training to volunteers and offer all staff opportunities to develop their knowledge and skills through professional development.






Full time, 37.5 hours per week
Weekend working required

You will manage an Assistant Manager and a strong team of volunteers to ensure the successful running of the shop.  You will ensure excellent customer service is delivered and contribute to maximising income for The Trading Company.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced Shop Manager with a Charity Retail background who is looking for a new challenge and has a creative and innovative flare for retail.

Closing date: Friday 13 November 2015 at 12 noon
Interview date: Friday 20 November 2015

For an application pack please visit our website www.rowanshospice.co.uk

Job Description




For further information and/or an application pack please contact Tara Blain on 023 9224 8005 or e-mail HR@rowanshospice.co.uk


To view our Equal Opportunity policy and to download an Application Form, go to resources


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For volunteering enquiries, please contact the Volunteers Office. Telephone: 023 9232 8538 or email: volunteers@rowanshospice.co.uk

Registered Charity Number 299731


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Volunteer with us.

Whatever your age or interests, we provide many opportunities to volunteer at The Rowans Hospice. Serve meals, work in a shop, help in the hospice or drive for us.


Shop with us.

Bag yourself a bargain and support us at the same time. Visit our shops and see our great range of new and donated goods. You can donate as you shop by giving us anything you no longer want.


How to help.

Discover the exciting ways you can fundraise and get involved with The Rowans Hospice. From abseiling to family walks and business fun days, we.ve got great events for everyone.