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Massage Volunteer -Tubbercurry, Carrick on Shannon, Ballyshannon, Manorhamilton

North West Hospice

About North West Hospice

The North West Hospice provides specialist palliative care services for people living with life-limiting illness in our community. We cover Sligo, Leitrim, South Donegal and West Cavan.

What's Involved

The volunteer will provide gentle, non-treatment based massage/reflexology in their own clinic to enhance the overall well-being of a person living with a life limiting illness and/or their carer.

What's required for this position

The volunteer will need to be qualified, insured and experienced for this role. They need to feel comfortable and be sensitive around people living with a life limiting illness and able to work alongside hospice staff. They need to provide resources and have a friendly and courteous manner at all times.

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Times and commitment required for this role

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Minimum time commitment: 1 year

Hours required: 2hrs

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
In the catchment area of North West Hospice: e.g. in or near Tubbercurry, Carrick on Shannon, Ballyshannon, Manorhamilton,

Other location details:
Tubbercurry, Carrick on Shannon, Ballyshannon, Manorhamilton

Also available in these counties
Donegal, Leitrim, Roscommon

Screening details for this role:

  • Garda Vetting
  • Informal Interviews
  • References
  • Application Form
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Supervision
  • Initial induction and training
  • Reimbursement of expenses
  • Insurance cover
  • Ongoing training opportunities

Age restrictions:
Over 21

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

Their presence and skill will support North West Hospice mission, they become part of the team and enhance directly a persons quality of life

Getting there

in persons own home

  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Contact person: Susann von Mohlmann
  • Organisation: North West Hospice
  • Email: volunteer@northwesthospice.ie
  • Phone: 0860206813 / 071 - 9170523
Volunteer Ireland is delighted to acknowledge the support of:
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