Position/job title: Honorary complementary therapist (voluntary)
Therapy qualifications required: Level 3 or equivalent in chosen body work therapy
Name of charity/organisation: Dimbleby Macmillan Support Centre
Location: Queen Mary’s Hospital in Sidcup, Kent
Hours of work: 3+ hrs per week for a minimum commitment of 1 year
Job description and benefits: We are currently recruiting honorary therapists at our Dimbleby Macmillan Support Centre, which is based at Queen Mary’s Hospital in Sidcup, Kent. Further information about the centre can be found here: https://www.guysandstthomas.nhs.uk/our-services/cancer/qmh/dimbleby-macmillan.aspx.
This is a voluntary role which would entail treating outpatients who are living with cancer. Successful applicants joining our team would be fully supported and mentored by the Dimbleby Cancer Care Complementary Therapies Co-ordinator (based at Guy’s Hospital) and the Therapist Lead for the Dimbleby Macmillan Support Centre in Sidcup. This is an exciting opportunity to develop experience working in an NHS cancer centre and part of an NHS multi-disciplinary team. All the details about this position can be found here: https://www.guysandstthomas.nhs.uk/careers/other-types-of-work/volunteering/volunteering-roles.aspx
Closing date for applications: Ongoing
FHT100519 If applying for this position, please mention that you saw it on the FHT's website.
While the FHT believes that therapy services should be paid for, volunteering can provide therapists with valuable experience throughout their therapy career.