Work for us

Everyone who works at John Taylor Hospice plays an important role in providing expert care both at our hospice and in people’s homes.

Are you passionate about ensuring everyone we care for receives the very best care? Then we’d love you to join our team.

Everyone who works at John Taylor helps us make a difference for hundreds of local families every day. All of our staff – whether nurses, doctors, palliative care assistants, administrators, counsellors or housekeepers are dedicated to providing top quality care and support.

Our mission is to provide specialist care for people living with a terminal illness and their families and our vision is a compassionate and dignified death for all. Our staff values underlie all that we do.

Our Values

Care for all

Recognising that people are individuals and should be treated with dignity, respect, compassion, care and sensitivity.

See the person

Developing and delivering services with input from all those involved to care for all of those communities who need our services.

Be right first time

Doing things once and doing things right. Having a clear view of what we are trying to achieve and working towards this.

Simplify the complex

Being clear in our dealings and communications with patients, families and each other.

Current Vacancies


We are seeking a trustee to join our existing Board of Trustees to provide a creative contribution to the board by providing objective (challenge and scrutiny) and constructive criticism at Board meetings and Board committees.

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Closing Date: 23 April 2019
Salary: £82,792 (FTE)

This is an exciting opportunity to take up a new substantive post, providing a Consultant Palliative Medical service to John Taylor Hospice. The post holder will also join a team of Consultants based at Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice and UHB, in providing out of hours second on call cover to; the two specialist units, the acute trust and the communities they serve. 

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Your Hospice Lottery Charity Fundraiser - external vacancy

Closing Date: Ongoing
Salary: £25,000 on-target
Location: Birmingham

Charity Fundraisers work for Your Hospice Lottery on behalf of John Taylor Hospice. Full and part-time positions are available.

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