Job Vacancies at St Raphael's Hospice

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Staff Nurse - Job Reference: J181-A-16-10243

St Raphael's Hospice provides palliative care services for the 401,000 residents of Sutton and Merton. Patients are referred by their GP, Hospital Doctor or Clinical Nurse Specialist. St Raphael's has a 14-bedded in-patient unit, a Community Palliative Care Team, a Hospice@Home Service and a Day Centre which operates 4 days per week.
We are currently seeking to recruit Staff Nurses to join our busy in-patient unit. The successful candidates should be enthusiastic and committed registered nurses interested in the challenging but rewarding field of palliative care. The nurses we are seeking should be flexible with good communication skills and have the ability to work as a member of a team.

To be employed at Band 5 equivalent you will have had post-registration experience or we will consider newly qualified nurses willing to undertake further training in the field of specialist palliative care/oncology.

We are looking to recruit full/part time and bank posts covering days and nights.

Should you require any additional information or would like to come along for an informal visit please contact the HR team who will arrange for you on 0208 099 7777.




St Raphael’s Hospice has 12 Charity Shops and vacancies occur for Managers and Assistant Managers from time to time.

If you would like to register your interest, please send your CV our Head of Retail, Mrs Jan Cunningham email:

If any queries please ring her on 020 8330 4501

We are also always seeking VOLUNTEERS to help in all our hops. Please also contact Jan Cunningham if you are interested in helping as a volunteer in one of our shops. Typically a volunteer will help for a half day, once per week.

For a list of the shops click here

  • Catering assistant volunteers to do a 4 hour shift in our new Orangery Café opening in September- training in August


  • Hospice Neighbour Volunteers to give approx. 2 hours a week to visit patients in the community who are isolated and help them with small tasks.


  • Volunteer Complementary Therapist
  • Needed 3 hours a week, Jubilee Centre
  • For further information: Caroline Snow 020 8099 1722


  • Volunteer Hairdresser
  • Required to be available to be called in to the hospice  on some Thursday afternoons 2-4pm.  To wash, cut and set hair of patients attending the Jubilee Centre  and on the ward. A small dedicated salon, equipment and hair products are available on the ward.


  • Occasional volunteer receptionists weekdays and weekends to do a 4 hour shift when regular volunteers are away.


  • For more info contact Ginny Toubal, Volunteer Services Coordinator
    St Raphael’s Hospice 020 8099 7777
    (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday)