About ARC Cancer Support Centres
ARC Cancer Support Centre provides a drop-in service and professional support to men and women affected by cancer and to those who care for them. All services are provided free of charge.
ARC Cancer Support Centre’s is looking for compassionate, enthusiastic and committed people who are willing to spare some of their free time and help in our Drop-In Centre’s in Eccles Street or South Circular Road. This is a vital service where those affected by cancer, their family and carers can call without appointment and chat in confidence to one of our trained volunteers in a relaxed atmosphere.
Commitment of Time: Volunteers are required for one day a week or to be available on a reserve panel to cover holidays or sick leave for regular volunteers.
Location of ARC Cancer Support Centres:
• 65 Eccles St (facing Mater Private Hospital) Dublin 7 Tel: 01 8307333 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• 559 South Circular Road (Back of St James Hospital) Dublin 8 Tel; 01 7078880 Email: email@example.com
Further Information about ARC Cancer Support Centres
What's required for this position
Good listener, empathy, good interpersonal skills, excellent English.
- Hospitality/ Befriending
- Personable Skills
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: 6 months
Hours required: 8hrs Weekly
Location of volunteering opportunity:
65 Eccles St (facing Mater Private Hospital) Dublin 7
559 South Circular Road (Back of St James Hospital) Dublin 8
Also available in these counties
Dublin - City, Dublin - South Dublin County
Screening details for this role:
- Garda Vetting
- Application Form
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Initial induction and training
- Insurance cover
- Ongoing training opportunities
South Circular Road has the luas and the 123, 13 Bus
Eccles St has all the bus's that go down Dorset St and anywhere near the Mater Hospital.