About Look Good Feel Better
Look Good Feel Better is the only international cancer support charity. It provides practical and very effective support for women suffering from the visible side effects of cancer treatment. We are dedicated to improving the wellbeing and self-confidence of people undergoing treatment for any type of cancer. Our workshops are based in hospitals nationwide.
When Covid-19 restrictions have been fully lifted in the future, we will be recruiting again for volunteers.
Look Good Feel Better Ireland is a free non-medical, brand - neutral programme supporting women by helping them manage the appearance related side-effects of cancer treatment in hospitals across Ireland.
We are dedicated to improving the wellbeing and self-confidence of people undergoing treatment for any type of cancer.
With product donations from many of the major cosmetic brands our professional makeup and beauty volunteers participate in the workshops by sharing their expertise with the patients on how best to apply the makeup and skincare products. These workshops are held once a month, generally on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. See schedule of workshops here
We ask that volunteers commit to 4 or 5 workshops in a year.
Read about Michelle's experience as a volunteer here
Next volunteer information evening TBA.
What's required for this position
A qualification in makeup or skincare or relevant experience is essential.
Punctual and reliable. Good communications skills and a friendly and sensitive manner.
- Education/ Training
- Fitness/ Health/ Beauty
- Personable Skills
- Retail/ Customer Service
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: 6 months
Hours required: 3hrs Monthly
Location of volunteering opportunity:
In hospitals across Ireland
Dublin, Castlebar, Cork, Galway, Letterkenny, Limerick, Sligo, Tralee, Waterford
Also available in these counties
Mayo, Kerry, Dublin - South Dublin County, Cork, Galway
Screening details for this role:
- Informal Interviews
- Application Form
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Initial induction and training
- Insurance cover
Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
Use your expertise in a positive way for the benefit of cancer patients.