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Volunteer Therapist Required for Charity in Hackney, London
Hands Inc is a registered charity established to help tackle health inequalities amongst those in society that experience social and economic disadvantages. We deliver a range of health and wellbeing services to help improve access to holistic health services.
We currently run four complementary therapy clinics delivering acupuncture, massage, shiatsu and reflexology. Our clinics are based in two busy NHS Health Centres in Hackney. The clinics operate a self referral system, however we do also receive referrals from GP's and other health professionals.
We are looking for qualified therapists who can either fit into one of our clinics or add to the range of treatments we can offer.We pay expenses however the therapist should be within commutable distance of Hackney.
What we offer
A valuable learning experience and opportunity to support people in the community
Monthly supervision to help with professional development. The sessions can also count towards CPD points
Monthly practice meetings for therapist working in our off-site clinics
Opportunities to access other training
Be part of an organisation helping to increase access to wellbeing activities for marginalised members of the community
What we expect
A minimum of 1year-6 months commitment on a weekly basis at least 1 day a week
Professionalism in attitude, approach and quality of service delivery
Attendance at supervision, practice meetings or training (this will be in addition to therapy work timetable as is a compulsory part of the role. Practice meeting and supervision usually once a month in the evenings)
Membership to a professional body
Excellent time keeping
Courteous and empathetic attitude towards clients
Carry out administrative tasks related to the service provided ie, client screening and monitoring
Ability to work in isolation and as part of a team
Contact Eileen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 0203 051 8626 for an application pack