Therapy qualifications required: massage, aromatherapy, reflexology, fascia and ScarWork, reiki, and other professional qualifications.
Name of charity/organisation: Healing Hands Network
Location: various locations across UK and opportunity to travel to Bosnia
Hours of work: variable, usually monthly or bi-monthly on a shared rota
Salary/pay (if applicable): voluntary but may be able to cover expenses
Job description and benefits:
Offering therapies to either UK veterans of the forces, or Bosnian and Syrian refugees who have settled in UK but are still suffering from trauma. In Sarajevo, Bosnia, we complete a two weeks tour of duty, giving therapies to the survivors of the war who are still traumatised.
This is very humbling but rewarding work and really hones your skills.
You need to be organised and empathetic to do this type of work.
Volunteers will need to join us and pay a donation of £35 a year to help us keep running, then attend an induction workshop in Coventry which prepares them for this work.
Closing date for applications: ongoing
Interviews start from: applications received anytime
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