Few experiences in life are more fulfilling that volunteering to assist others. The Albany Community Hospice could not exist without the ongoing support from our dedicated team of volunteers. We are always looking for ways to improve and expand on what we have to offer to our guests and their families, and as such we are always on the lookout for new volunteers. If you would like to join our hospice family by becoming a volunteer, then please fill in an application form or send an email to We look forward to hearing from you!

Employment Opportunities

The Hospice employs staff to provide specialist inpatient palliative care services in a caring and supportive environment. Our team consists of Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses, Patient Care Assistants, Administration staff, Cleaners and Support Coordinators.

Student Placements

The Hospice welcomes nursing, medical, allied health and pharmacy students to gain palliative care experience in a professional and person environment focusing on holistic individualised care. The experience you gain will complement your skills in acute care and will provide invaluable knowledge about death and dying.

Click the link to see an inspiring video on student placements at the Hospice.

For further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Current Vacancies

  • There are no current vacancies

Our Mission

Albany Community Hospice is a leader in the provision of expert palliative care, education and support so all members of the community can experience death with grace in a manner and place of their choice.

Our Vision

The community, as individuals and collectively, values and embraces death and dying as an integral part of life.

Our Values

  • Compassion and caring
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Inclusive and judgement free
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Excellence
  • Innovative