Position/job title: Volunteer complementary therapist
Therapy qualifications required: Level 3 or equivalent in massage, aromatherapy or reflexology
Name of charity/organisation: Macmillan Butterfly Centre
Location: Epsom, Surrey
Hours of work: 4 hours per fortnight
Job description and benefits: Our information and support centre offers complementary therapies to cancer patients and their relatives, free of charge. This rewarding role that makes a real difference to people during very stressful times in their lives.
Induction training and ongoing support are provided. Travel expenses are reimbursed and a parking permit is also given. Social outings and support groups give volunteers an opportunity to meet each other an be part of a team. Several of our volunteers have been with us for more than 15 years but recently some have had to withdraw due to personal circumstances and we are having to reduce the number of sessions we can offer to people therefore we are keen to recruit additional therapists.
- Level 3 ITEC or equivalent in massage, aromatherapy or reflexology
- Two years' post qualification experience
- Adequate insurance
- DBS check (we will arrange this)
Closing date for applications: Ongoing
For more information: Please contact Teresa Howes on 01372 735456 for more information and an application pack or to visit the centre and discuss the role further.
FHT030619 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.