Work in hospice care

Often challenging but ultimately rewarding; a career in hospice care offers the opportunity to be part of a multi-professional team and provide truly holistic care in a supportive environment.

Our short film shares the views of a range of hospice professionals – including doctors, nurses, healthcare assistants and therapists – who explain what makes working in hospice care so special to them. From strong staff support and development opportunities, to being able to spend quality time with patients, there are many benefits to forging a career in hospice care.

Personal stories of working in hospice care

Several individuals have written about their experiences of working in hospice care. These stories have been published on ehospice, our online news and information resource, which covers all the latest developments in hospice and palliative care.

Search for hospice vacancies

We run a jobs board dedicated to hospice and palliative care vacancies across the UK, which advertises vacancies in a range of disciplines, from nursing and medical roles to social work, therapist and management posts.

What does hospice care mean to you?