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  • Hairdresser
    with Victoria Hospice

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO47888 - Created/last updated: 10/05/2019


    About this opportunity:Volunteer Hairdresser to assist at Fife Palliative Care Unit - maximum of three hours on a Friday, 11am-1.30/2.00pm, may be weekly or fortnightly.
    Must be a qualified hairdresser, duties would include: shampoo, set and trim patient's hair (no colouring or perming permitted). Friendly team and worthwhile volunteer role - interested? Please get in touch below.

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:16
    Maximum age:no upper age limit has been specified
    Training provided:Induction training includes communication, infection control and fire training.
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - travel expenses refunded

    Experience required:The volunteer should be a qualified hairdresser

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; Interview; PVG membership required; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsThe opportunity takes place in the Victoria Hospice, Hayfield Road, Kirkcaldy, KY2 5AH in a quiet corner of Victoria Hospital, the hospice is cottage like in appearance and has it's own entrance. It is well-served by public transport.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is not suitable for Saltire Awards (for volunteers aged 12-25).

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