Volunteer Opportunities

Give a little of your time, for someone whose time is limited

Interested in volunteering with us? You're in great company. More than 800 people already give their time and expertise to help make our specialised care truly exceptional. From cheering runners across the finish line to turning shop donations into vital funds or making an unforgettable connection by offering a cup of tea - our volunteers are an incredible bunch. Find out how you can get involved below.

Search our volunteering opportunities below and find something perfect for you.

Hospice Host Evening Greeter

We’re looking for a Hospice Host Evening Greeter to join our team of St Catherine’s volunteers! You’ll be a key part of supporting our out of hours reception, representing the organisation in welcoming patients and their loved ones into the hospice, signposting to relevant staff or departments and showing them around our facilities. Our out […]

Commitment:
Regular
Location:

Crawley

Closing Date:
December 31, 2017

Day Hospice Assistant

Are you looking for an incredibly rewarding role helping local patients access our expert care? We are looking for a new volunteer Day Hospice Assistant to join us. You will be a valuable part of our busy and highly skilled Day Hospice team, supporting our staff to provide patients with holistic and personalised care. This […]

Commitment:
Regular
Location:

Surrey & Sussex

Stockroom and Delivery Assistant

Our busy ward management team, responsible for our two inpatient wards at the hospice, require a volunteer to support the Ward Coordinator. The volunteer will support with the organisation and sorting of our delivery of essential medical and non-medical supplies, to make sure our stockroom has everything we need so our patients always receive excellent […]

Commitment:
Regular
Location:

Crawley

Closing Date:
December 31, 2017

Bridal and Formalwear Shop Assistant

Do you want to gain experience in retail, window dressing and customer service or are you simply looking for a rewarding way to meet people and help a local charity? Our busy bridal and formalwear department needs you! Shop assistants enjoy a fun and varied role – from receiving, sorting and pricing wedding and formalwear […]

Commitment:
Regular
Location:

Horsham

Closing Date:
December 31, 2020

Patient Escort

Want an incredibly rewarding role helping patients access our expert care? Our patient escorts provide comfort and companionship to patients and their loved ones when they are brought into our Hospice for sessions such as complementary therapy and Day Hospice, to hospital appointments and occasionally to social events. This role works alongside our volunteer patient […]

Commitment:
Regular
Location:

Crawley

Friends

Whether your passion is fashion shows, cake baking or organising open gardens  – we’d love to hear from you. We’re looking for energetic, creative and persuasive individuals to support our community fundraising efforts. Our Friends of St Catherine’s Hospice are dedicated volunteers based in the community, who support the hospice throughout the year in a variety of ways, acting as […]

Commitment:
One-Off, Regular
Location:

Surrey & Sussex

Hospitality Assistant

If you want to be part of a fun, friendly and busy team, look no further than our Catering Team, based at our Crawley Hospice site on Malthouse Road. This role balances supporting our busy kitchen with washing up and providing rewarding interactions with our in-patients and their loved ones. You’ll be helping to keep […]

Commitment:
Regular
Location:

Crawley

Closing Date:
December 31, 2020

Coffee Shop Assistant

Our busy coffee shop provides a great menu of home-cooked treats for the public on the first floor of our Crawley Shop at The Broadway. If you’ve got top notch customer service skills, why not look at joining our fantastic Coffee Shop team? You’ll be serving customers, operating the till, keeping the coffee shop clean and […]

Commitment:
Regular
Location:

Crawley

Closing Date:
January 31, 2020

Shop Assistant

Do you want to gain experience in customer service, window dressing and retail or are you simply looking for a rewarding way to meet people and help a local charity? These are fun, busy roles for those who thrive on a team atmosphere. You’ll be a vital part of the shop team providing excellent customer service, […]

Commitment:
Regular
Location:

Billingshurst, Burgess Hill, Caterham, Crawley, Dorking, East Grinstead, Hassocks, Haywards Heath, Horley, Horsham, Oxted, Redhill, Reigate

Closing Date:
December 31, 2020

Patient Drivers

Want an incredibly rewarding role helping patients access our expert care? Using your own car or our accessible minibus, you’ll be bringing patients into either of our Hospice sites or to hospital appointments. You’ll need to be over 21 (or 25 to drive our minibus) with a clean and current driving licence. We’ll support you […]

Commitment:
Regular
Location:

Surrey & Sussex

Closing Date:
December 31, 2020

Warehouse Assistants

Do you have a passion for fashion and an eye for quality? We are looking for volunteers with a knowledge of fashion labels to assist with the sorting of donations at our warehouse based within our Home & Home store at Denvale Industrial Park, Crawley. Sorting through all our generous donations, you’ll be helping to […]

Commitment:
Regular
Location:

Crawley

Closing Date:
December 31, 2020

Hospice Coffee Shop Assistant

If you’ve got top notch customer service skills, why not look at joining our fantastic Coffee Shop team? Our busy coffee shop provides a great menu of home-cooked treats for patient families, visitors, staff and volunteers. You’ll be serving customers, operating the till, keeping the coffee shop clean and tidy and fulfilling customer orders. It also […]

Commitment:
Regular
Location:

Crawley

Closing Date:
December 31, 2020

If you can't find a role that suits you right now, send us your details and we'll update you as soon as a new opportunity comes up. Register an interest.