Alternative Therapies Volunteer at Centra Support

With relevant experience, Centra has an opportunity for the deliverance of alternative therapies to Young Women in recovery.

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Hours per week 3 hours
Location Amy's Place E2 in Hackney Our main office for the DBS check, induction and training is at: Clarion Housing Group, 1 - 7 Corsica Street, Islington N5 1JG
Description

In partnership with the Amy Winehouse Foundation, Centra would like to meet a friendly Alternative Therapies Volunteer to provide sessions in either: meditation, yoga, reiki, acupuncture, tai chi, mindfulness, aromatherapy, reflexology, massage or any other holistic therapy.

The 18 - 30 year old women are based at Amy's Place, a supported housing scheme, where they receive help with drug and alcohol issues, or an eating disorder. Due to the nature of the service users, we can only accept applications from female applicants.

Time commitment would be flexible, depending on your availability and the needs of service users. It might be every week or fortnight, 3 to 4 hours, ideally for a minimum of 4 months.

For this position we carry out an enhanced check through the Disclosure & Barring Service, which we can help you with.

We also support our volunteers by the following means:

- Volunteers receive a thorough induction and have access to any relevant in-house and external training.
- Volunteers have a named supervisor providing day-to-day support and encouragement.
- Reasonable travel and lunch expenses will be reimbursed.

This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:

  • Interpersonal/Confidence

Training will be provided by the organisation for this position:

Training sessions provided:

- Personal Safety
- Introduction to Boundaries
- Safeguarding Adults

About you

The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.

Essential: We would expect the volunteer to have a background in providing alternative therapies, through qualifications and/or work

Desirable: We welcome applications from those who are new to volunteering as a whole, or you may be experienced in volunteering.

Interested?

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