Current volunteer roles

We are currently recruiting volunteers for roles in these areas. Please read the role description carefully to ensure you have the skills required and you are available to volunteer on the days and at the times required by the department.

If you wish to apply for a role please go to the How to apply section.

Outpatient support roles

Cancer centre

  • Art therapist (Word 278Kb) – we are looking for an experienced or nearly qualified volunteer art therapist to run a six session art therapy course for carers of patients with cancer in our Cancer Centre at Guy's. This will be organised in partnership with the survivorship co-ordinator.

    Please note we are not sending out application forms for this role. If you are interested, contact Saskia Krijgsman, survivorship co-ordinator directly on 020 7188 7188 ext 57376 or email saskia.krijgsman@gstt.nhs.uk to discuss the role and possibly arrange an informal visit.

Evelina London

  • Evelina craft angels (Word 269Kb) – help run craft sessions for parents and carers to give them time away from the bedside and an opportunity to interact with others in a similar situation, Monday afternoons, 1.30-4pm. You will need to be over 21 years of age.
  • Evelina School food tech support (Word 279Kb) – the school are looking for a volunteer for Thursdays, 9.45am-3.15pm during term time to support their food and nutrition workshops on the wards and in the school.

A&E and Urgent Care

  • A&E and Urgent Care volunteer (Word 263Kb) - help cover day shifts Monday-Sunday, 10am-4pm on a rota basis. Age 21+ only. This role would particularly suit someone who is studying for a clinical career or recently retired from one.

Mystery Shopping

Do you want to volunteer as a mystery shopper at Guy's and St Thomas'?

The Guy's and St Thomas' mystery shopping programme currently focuses on trying to understand patients’ first contact with the Trust. They look at how staff in reception, waiting areas and large public corridors communicate with and help our patients and visitors. Shoppers are trained and undertake shops on a voluntary basis.

How to apply 

Find out how to apply for one of our volunteering roles.

Volunteers' policy

Read our Trust volunteers' policy (PDF 34.6Kb) about how we recruit and manage our volunteers.