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Whatever inspires you to join us, you will become part of a vibrant, friendly community that makes a real difference.

We have a broad range of roles at Ardgowan Hospice, from our clinical staff through to our fundraising, admin and shop teams.

  • Staff Nurse

For 40 years, our goal has been to provide the best care possible for our patients, and we achieve this by recruiting and attracting talented people. It also means creating an environment in which this talent is nurtured and given the opportunity to grow through training and personal development opportunities.

We pride ourselves on being a compassionate and fair employer. Ardgowan Hospice is a living wage employer.

Learn more about hospice life in this short clip by Hospice UK.

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 carollers in the town centre and snow on the hills during Winter.

Get in touch for your job application pack today!

Staff Nurse
Position: Staff Nurse
Step 5 – In-Patient Unit (IPU)
Hours: 37.5 hours
Location: Inverclyde


Ardgowan Hospice is a well-established Hospice offering specialist palliative and end-of-life care to the people of Inverclyde.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the nursing team and help shape the future of the Hospice.

We are currently recruiting for a Staff Nurse.  

If you are interested in applying and learning more, please contact the People and Culture team for an application pack by email: , or by calling 01475 726830.

Closing date: 17th November 2023