Complementary Therapy Volunteer  with Longfield (Hospice) (Ref: 1085)
 
Opportunity picture
To provide a complementary therapy to people with a life-limiting illness who are attending Longfield.
To provide one or more of the following therapies: Aromatherapy, Massage, Reflexology, Reiki, Adapted Head Massage.
To work as a member of the Clinical Team, completing necessary documentation and giving appropriate feedback following each treatment.
To follow the direction of the Complementary Therapist and the Day Services Manager/ Day Therapy Lead.
What are they looking for?

All complementary therapists must be adequately trained and insured
Ability to work as part of a multi-professional team
Ability to work in a flexible, mature, compassionate and confidential manner
Commitment to following policies and guidelines drawn up by Longfield
Ability to give regular commitment of attendance to Longfield
Two years of experience of appropriate therapy

Practical

Working hours are Monday to Friday in the morning and afternoon. Volunteer expenses will be reimbursed.

When: Mornings/Afternoons, Mon-Fri
Age requirements: Over 18
Where?

Burleigh Lane, Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 2PQ

About Longfield (Hospice)
 
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Longfield is a hospice which provides specialist services for people living with a life-threatening illness in Gloucestershire. They provide palliative care, complementary therapies, counselling, and a range of out-patient services in their Hospice Day Unit. They aim to meet the changing needs of the community around them and incorporate best practice in the field of palliative care.

The majority of their services are provided free of charge within an agreed plan of care.

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