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We are currently recruiting the following role:

  • Assistant to the Executive PA

See the bottom of this page for any available job descriptions and application details.

If there is nothing suitable then why not have a look at our Current Volunteer Vacancies. We are always looking for enthusiastic volunteers if you have a few hours to spare.

Getting to Ardgowan Hospice

Commuting to Ardgowan Hospice couldn’t be easier if you live in or outside of Inverclyde. We’re around 25 miles from Glasgow City Centre and with nearby public transport links and quick access to the A8 & M8, your journey will be a breeze.

By Train

We’re a five minute walk from Greenock West Station where Scotrail runs a fast and frequent service to Glasgow Central Station.

By Bus

We’re less than five minutes from the Kilblain Street bus station where the following McGill’s services run frequently to and from Glasgow, dropping you nearly on our doorstep:  901, 904, 906 and 907.

By Car

Simply follow the M8/A8 towards Greenock from Glasgow, we are less than half a mile from the main road.

While you’re here

Inverclyde boasts many local amenities such as popular eateries, leisure facilities (including gyms, theatres and Scotland’s oldest outdoor heated pool), shopping opportunities (including a mall, retail park and Gourock main street – number one in the list for unique independent traders in Scotland), parks, sports clubs, stunning views over the Clyde and more.

You can enjoy lunch along the Esplanade watching Cruise liners in the Summer or see the Christmas decorations and carolers in the town centre and snow on the hills during Winter.

Get in touch for your job application pack today!

Assistant to the Executive PA

Full-time, Salary Range

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced administrator to join the Ardgowan Hospice Team to provide support to the CEO office. Working to, and deputising for, the Executive PA, the post will support the non-clinical administrative needs of our Lead Consultant and other members of the Senior Management team, as required. This new full-time-post will also support the administrative demands of Board committees. We require a highly competent individual who is willing to work flexibly to support our small executive team to meet its many demands.

Any questions regarding this role or for an application pack should be made to Pamela Gray,

  • Closing date: 12 noon Thursday 28th 2018
  • Applicants will be advised of invitation to interview on Friday 29th June 2018
  • Interview date: Monday 2nd July 2018