37.5 hours per week

Salary circa £24,500 dependent on experience

St. Wilfrid’s Hospice provides end of life support to the population of Eastbourne ad the surrounding parts of East Sussex, from our stunning hospice building and through our highly skilled multi –disciplinary team. We are rated an ‘outstanding’ provider by the Care Quality Commission.

We are seeking a registered physiotherapist to join our specialist palliative care team. You will work alongside a motivated therapy team including physiotherapists, occupational therapists, rehabilitation assistants and the wider MDT to provide a high quality service. There is a strong focus on rehabilitation, facilitating independence and promoting self-management for a variety of symptoms such as breathlessness and pain management. This role will provide support across a variety of areas, including the inpatient unit, community, outpatient and the gym. As the team expects to grow in the coming years this will be an exciting and evolving role.

You will be self-motivated, keen to learn and have a positive attitude towards change and excellent communication skills.

You may be a new graduate or you may be already working as a physiotherapist.

We support our employees with training and development, 27 days annual leave (pro rata) on employment and participation in a pension scheme (including the option to transfer your NHS pension).


If you would like an informal discussion about the position please contact Lara Cowley, (Therapies team Manager) on 01323 434262 or email: [email protected]

To apply for this position please download and complete the attached application form, the Job Description and Person Specification are also available to assist you. Please email your completed application form to [email protected]

If you have any questions regarding your application please do not hesitate to contact the Human Resources team on 01323 434209 or email [email protected]

Please note that C.V’s will not be accepted, unless candidates are unable to complete our application form due to a disability 

Closing date:                     Monday 11th June

Interview date:                TBC

Application Form

Job Description

Person Specification