Vacancies

At Derian House we feel privileged to be counted as the friends of the many families we have cared for and supported since the hospice opened, as well as those to whom we continue to offer ongoing support. We know there will be countless others in the future who will need us to be there for them, to provide not only a high standard of specialist care for their child, but a reassuring framework of emotional support for them as a family.

Retail Manager

We are currently recruiting a Retail Manager who is relevantly experienced and qualified to lead the Retail Function of Derian House Children’s Hospice.   This part of the organisation currently comprises of three charity stores, a supporting warehouse and transport operation, and a growing online presence.

The successful applicant will demonstrate experience of leading a small to medium sized retail team, with a proven track record of developing new business opportunities and meeting or exceeding sales targets.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the development and growth of the retail part of the organisation, which raises valuable funds for the day-to-day running of the Hospice.

For further details about this position or to arrange an informal discussion please contact Facilities Manager, Luke Bateson, or the HR department on 01257 233300.

The application form and job description can be found by clicking the links below, or by contacting the HR department on 01257 233300.  Applications will only be accepted on an official Derian House application form.

Please return completed application forms to recruitment@derianhouse.co.uk

Closing date for applications is 9.00am Monday 2nd September 2019.  Interviews will be held on September 13th 2019

 

Retail Manager Aug2019

Application form 2019

 

Fundraiser

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and ambitious individual to join the highly successful fundraising team at Derian House in Chorley as a Fundraiser.

This role will include creating innovative approaches to raise funds that meet agreed targets and objectives. It involves responsibility for identifying, engaging and winning new support for the charity, as well as maintaining and developing existing support from the community.

The successful candidate will have experience of planning and managing successful projects, the ability to work to deadlines and excellent communication skills. They must be forward thinking, creative and ambitious with a “can do” attitude.

For further details about this position or to arrange an informal discussion please contact the Fundraising Manager Kevin Bedford on 01257 233300.

The application form and job description  can be found by clicking the links below, or by contacting the HR Department on 01257 233300.

Only applications on an official Derian House application form will be considered.

Please return completed application forms to: recruitment@derianhouse.co.uk

Closing date for applications is 9.00am Monday 2nd September 2019.  Interviews will be held on September 9th 2019

Community Fundraiser_Aug2019

Application form 2019

Volunteer - eBay Administrator

Based at the Derian House Warehouse in Adlington

Our Retail team are looking for an energetic individual with a can do approach and attention to detail

The role will consist of:

  • Research items to obtain values
  • Write and photograph accurate descriptions of items for sale
  • List items on eBay
  • Deal with any email enquiries from perspective buyers
  • Ship sold items within agreed deadlines
  • Ensure internal paperwork is completed and current

Full training will be provided on induction

To request an Application Form or to discuss further please contact:

Frances Lees, Volunteer Services Coordinator on 01257 233300

 

Bank Chef

 Derian House Children’s Hospice provides high quality care to children and young people with life-limiting and life-threatening conditions.

 We are looking to recruit a relief chef/cook to cover holidays and time off in the running of our kitchens at Derian House.

You will need relevant experience within a catering environment, with the ability to multi-task and manage change.  You must be able to demonstrate enthusiasm, excellent communication and organisational skills and work effectively within a team. Ideally, you will have received training in food hygiene.

Individuals are required to complete a Derian House application form which can be downloaded here by contacting the HR Department on 01257 233300 or by email to recruitment@derianhouse.co.uk

Chef Cook Job Description

Application Form

Registered Charity Number 1005165

Derian House Children’s Hospice is an equal opportunities employer.

Successful appointment will be subject to a relevant disclosure and barring check.

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