Pilgrims volunteers truly make a difference to the lives of people across east Kent who are living with incurable illness.

Whatever your age or ability, there’s a volunteer role for everyone at Pilgrims.

We're always looking for additional talented and motivated people to join our volunteer team.

Our current volunteer roles are updated frequently.


Our current volunteering opportunities are updated regularly and we’ve created a handy information sheet for all volunteer applicants.

If you’d like to apply for a particular role, download a volunteer application form and send it to the Volunteer team at your preferred Pilgrims hospice:

You can also get in touch with your local Volunteer team using the contact details above if you have any questions before applying.

We aim to reply to all volunteer queries within 48 hours.

As part of the recruitment process, Pilgrims Hospices collects and processes personal data relating to volunteer applicants. Pilgrims Hospices is committed to acting in a transparent manner at all times in relation to how it collects data and for what purposes, and will not retain the data of unsuccessful applicants for more than 6 months.

More information is available in our Privacy Policy.

With posts that are subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975, it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.