The Palliative Care Partnership consists of the Community Palliative Care Team run by Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust and the Hospice@Home Team run by Martlets. Together they provide access to specialist doctors and nurses, occupational therapists and a social worker, all supported by an experienced administration team.

Where: Palliative Care Partnership (PCP) Team, Martlets Hospice, Wayfield Avenue, Hove, Brighton BN3 7LW 

When: A weekly shift, Monday to Friday between 9am-5pm 

Usual minimum commitment: Two – Four hours a week

What you’ll be doing:

  • Responsible for a specified range of clerical and administrative functions including;filing, archiving of patient notes and scanning patient information onto the main clinical database
  • Making new referral folders
  • Administrative support to the wider admin team 

What’s in it for you:

  • An opportunity to be part of a friendly department presenting the face of Martlets
  • Very rewarding role supporting the multi-disciplinary team
  • Role specific training
  • Support and supervision in your role
  • Reasonable expenses 

Your skills and abilities:

  • Computer knowledge (not essential for all tasks)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Empathic nature, understanding of palliative care and resilience to working in a hospice environment
  • Good sense of humour! 


  • To undertake any necessary training
  • To maintain strict confidentiality at all times
  • To undertake a DBS check
  • To attend Martlets Welcome day for all new staff and volunteers

How to apply: Download an application form or Fill out our online application form

Contact: Volunteering Services Team on 01273 273400 or email