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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.




 20 hours per FORTNIGHT - £7.24 per hour                                             


Mondays & Tuesdays:  (Can be flexible)                       12.30pm - 3.00pm

Alternate weekends:  Saturdays and Sundays:             8.00am - 1.00pm or 9.00am - 2.00pm


Experience of housekeeping, cleaning and laundry duties within a healthcare setting and knowledge/experience of infection control aspects to the role.

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Ability to respond to changing situations
  • Able to identify personal coping strategies

The closing date for applications is Friday 21st November 2014 at 12 noon

For further information and/or an application pack please contact Letty Harrison on 023 9223 8544 or e-mail on Letty.Harrison@rowanshospice.co.uk

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

Go to volunteering for more information about becoming a volunteer.

For volunteering enquiries call Judy Halpin or Denise Fry 023 9232 8538/9. Alternatively email judy.halpin@rowanshospice.co.uk  

Registered Charity Number 299731








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.