Complementary Therapist Volunteers

St. Richard’s Hospice are looking for people to make a difference to the lives of others Comp Therapyevery day.

The Hospice’s Complementary Therapy team provides a large range of therapies including Indian Head massage, Shiatsu, Aromatherapy, Reflexology, foot and hand massage, relaxation techniques and ‘M’ technique to in-patients, out-patients, day hospice, bereaved and carers and we are currently recruiting for new volunteers.

Complementary Therapy volunteers will have a level 3 qualification i.e. VCTC, a minimum of 1 year post qualification experience, have membership of an appropriate professional body and be fully insured. We will provide additional support, mentoring and continued professional development. We ask all Complementary Therapy volunteers to provide a commitment of 3½ hours morning, afternoon or evening at least once a fortnight.

Good communication skills and the ability to be sensitive to the needs of others are essential for this role.

For further information about Complementary Therapy volunteer opportunities, please contact Complementary Therapists Liesl Hopkins or Samantha Talavera, or Kirstie Smith, Staff and Volunteer Recruitment Co-ordinator on 01905 763963 or email

Volunteer Application Form