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, fill out an application form (Word 124Kb) and email it to If you are applying for more than one role, put them in order of preference on the form.

For more information, go to the how to apply section.

Complementary therapists for Queen Mary’s Hospital, Sidcup, Cancer Centre

  • We are looking for complementary therapists (Word 173Kb) to deliver touch-based therapies in areas such as massage, aromatherapy or reflexology, who can volunteer for at least three hours a week, Monday to Friday for a minimum of 12 months. You will be trained and supervised by the therapies coordinator and lead. You will need to have a minimum of two-year post qualification experience, be registered with the CNHC or FHT and hold a personal and professional indemnity insurance and first aid certificate. This role is based at our Cancer Centre, Queen Mary’s Hospital, Sidcup.

    If you have any further enquiries about the role before applying, please contact Camilla Weijburg at or Emma Tyrer at or phone 020 7188 5918.

Evelina London

  • Enthusiastic, reliable and energetic play volunteers (Word 274Kb) needed to assist the play therapists in providing activities for children and young people at Evelina London. You will join our team of established volunteers and will need to be able to commit to a minimum of six months, for at least one four-hour session a week between 10am and 4pm (weekdays only).

Outpatient support

  • Cancer Centre administration volunteer (Word 148Kb) – the outpatient team in the Cancer Centre at Guy’s Hospital would like someone to maintain their stock levels of patient leaflets and consent forms and photocopy when required. This would suit an organised person who is able to volunteer two to three hours, twice a week, preferably on a Wednesday or Thursday. This is not a patient facing role. 
  • Cancer Centre volunteers (Word 141Kb) – we are recruiting welcomers and wayfinders for our Cancer Centre to join the established team of volunteers enhancing the patient’s experience. Volunteer shifts are organised on a rota basis to cover Monday to Friday, 10am-4pm. Training specific to volunteering in the Cancer Centre will be given. Please note that if you have been treated for cancer you will need to be at least two years post-treatment, and if you have experienced a close bereavement due to cancer, this should also be at least two years ago. This is on the advice of the psychology team in the Cancer Centre.

How to apply 

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