Tayside Cancer Support - Volunteer Befriender (Multiple Positions Available)
At Tayside Cancer Support, our aim is to offer support, valuable information and befriending for anyone affected by cancer in Tayside. We are a charity (Registered Charity Number SCO22798) currently based in the St Aidan’s Centre in Dundee and have been helping people in Tayside who are in some way, affected by cancer since 1994.
We offer a free and confidential befriending service to anyone coping with a cancer
diagnosis, whether patient, relative, or friend. This service is provided by volunteer
befrienders who have received relevant professional training which enables them to offer
this support. In this role you would be meet with clients to provide support and offer a friendly, independent ear for them during a difficult time.
An induction and full training will be provided, as well as ongoing supervision and facilitation. The next round of training will begin in Spring 2019.
To apply for this opportunity please send a note of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get back to you for an informal discussion regarding the role. If you have any further questions then please do not hesitate to get in touch.
The closing date for applications is Friday the 29th of March. This role is subject to a successful PVG check.