Qualified Complementary Therapy Team Volunteer

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  • Location:

    Warwick, Coventry and Rugby

  • Status:

    Volunteer

  • Closing Date:

    3rd January 2023

  • Interview Date:

    3rd January 2023

Become part of The Myton Team and help us to make a difference…

About the role…

You will be volunteering in a collaborative and cooperative manner with healthcare professionals and other members of Myton in providing Complementary Therapies to our patients. By recognising and respecting each other’s contributions within the care team.

You will be providing a flexible and holistic approach to people who access the services we offer. Everyone is unique, and so are their needs – the team at Myton understands this concept very well. Patients are valued for the unique life they lead, as well as their role in the lives of those they love Their life deserves dignity. People may forget what you say, but they never forget how you make them feel … This is how YOU can make a difference. Their life deserves dignity. People may forget what you say, but they never forget how you make them feel… This is how YOU can make a difference.

We are particularly looking for people who are qualified to deliver Aromatherapy, Reflexology and Massage.

Following completion of The Myton Hospices Complementary Therapy mandatory training programme, your role will involve the following:

Working one-to-one, with patients, their families and carers.

 

Skills And Qualities 

  • A recognised professional qualification in at least one Complementary Therapy
  • Current insurance to practice therapy / therapies offered
  • Membership to a professional regulatory body
  • Evidence of providing Complementary Therapies to ‘clients’
  • The ability to work as part of the multi-disciplinary team (MDT)

Benefits 

  • Reimbursement of your travel expenses within the boundaries of Coventry and Warwickshire
  • Staff & Volunteers can receive a 20% discount on their purchases of donated items (T&C’s apply)

 

About The Myton Hospices…

The Myton Hospices is an organisation at the forefront of palliative and end of life care across Coventry and Warwickshire and with a national profile. We have three hospices, two inpatient units and an ever developing range of outpatient and community based services.

We have almost 300 staff and over 800 volunteers who are committed to improving the quality of life for patients and their families. Our people are central to the success of Myton working across our palliative care services, our fundraising, support teams and our extensive retail footprint. We are a much loved and well supported charity, at the heart of our community.

Myton is looking forward, post the pandemic – aiming to increase our reach and impact especially within our diverse communities, which will only be possible with an engaged and motivated workforce, equipped and ready for the challenges and changes that we all face.

For further information please look at the Job Role Attached

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