If you are interested in any vacancies, you can apply with the knowledge that we blind shortlist all applications during the selection process. That means we don’t see anyone’s identifying information, including race, age or gender, when making decisions about who meets the criteria for going to the next stage of recruitment.

If you’re looking for a role where you can make a positive difference on the lives of children, young people and families, we would love to hear from you. Demelza recruits for roles across the organisation in care, retail, lottery and general support departments. Find out more about our vacancies below or register to receive notifications on roles of interest.

You can also take a look at our volunteering vacancies.

Abigail with Health Care Assistant at Demelza Eltham

Care and nursing vacancies

At Demelza, we provide a setting where our nursing and care teams have the time to provide expert and compassionate care. If you want to make a real difference to the lives of children and young people with serious or terminal conditions, in an environment where your professional development is paramount and you have access to high quality training, Demelza could be the place for you. Registered nurses, health care assistants, therapists, clinical leadership and governance roles are available with us.
Eltham Charity Shop with group of Volunteers

Retail vacancies

Our staff and volunteers provide brilliant customer service and shopping experiences in the heart of our local communities. Our high street and online shops provide vital income to enable us to deliver services to children, young people and their families. If you’re looking for a varied and fulfilling role, please take a look at our current vacancies.
Amy smiling at her computer

General vacancies

We have a wide range of roles in departments that support the overall operational functioning as well as income streams for the organisation. Each team directly contributes to the services which Demelza provides.
Demelza Lottery staff

Lottery vacancies

Our lottery provides income to enable us to support children and young people with serious and terminal conditions and their families.

Have questions about working at Demelza?

Our HR Team is available to answer any queries you might have. Get in touch with us and we'll be happy to help.

You can also view our Employee Recruitment Privacy Notice.

Children's Palliative Care Nurse


“I really do love my job. Having a child smile when you are working with them makes your heart melt. You know you have made a family’s life easier.”

Maria, Children's Palliative Care Nurse

Philip / 'Pie'

“It’s challenging and enjoyable work meeting the dietary requirements of the children and families, and great working with all the lovely volunteers.”

Chef, Pie, holding ingredients in Demelza Kent's kitchen


“I get a lot of job satisfaction knowing Demelza supports so many children. I have the pleasure of welcoming families and seeing how our charity makes a positive impact to their lives.”

Karen, Receptionist