Flowers at the hospice

Work for Havens

Forget your preconceptions of a hospice, working at Havens Hospices is a unique opportunity to join a multidisciplinary team where you can help us continue ‘Making every day count’.

Latest opportunities

In light of the evolving Coronavirus situation, we are currently not recruiting for any roles. We'll be regularly updating this page, so please keep checking back for updates on recruitment. 

Havens Hospices promotes diversity through achieving genuine equality of opportunity. Click here to find out more.

FAQs

To apply please complete the application form under your preferred vacancy and email to us.
Alternatively, you can download the application form and, once completed, send it, along with a covering letter to:

Human Resources
Little Havens Hospice
Daws Heath Road
Thundersley
Essex
SS7 2LH

For more information about working at Havens Hospices please contact us

Some of the staff benefits include

  • 33 days annual leave (pro-rata) rising to 38 days with length of service (including bank holidays)
  • Perkbox staff discount scheme
  • Competitive pension schemes
  • Learning and Development team committed to personal and professional development
  • Employee referral bonus

All of our staff have access to monthly Wellbeing sessions. For nursing roles we continue NHS pensions and pay salaries in line with Agenda for Change. For some roles we also offer a welcome bonus of £500 upon completion of probation.

With new Fair Havens Hospice construction progressing well, we want to prepare our staff for the move to our flagship facilities, which is why we are now recruiting more nurses for Fair Havens In Patient Unit, as well as our other community nursing services. For more information please look at our current vacancies or contact us.

Careers at Havens Hospices

Sam joined Havens Hospices in 2006 as a Bank Nursing Assistant at Fair Havens. She has since gone on to join the Hospice at Home team as a Nursing Assistant and more recently has progressed her career and taken on the role of Senior Nursing Assistant. Sam has completed a vast amount of training while at Havens Hospices, including QCF level 3 and Manual Handling Train the Trainer course.

Sam outside in the garden