Young Clinical Volunteers

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Are you interested in a career in medicine or healthcare and looking for unique and meaningful work experience?

St Wilfrid’s Hospice is launching a Young Clinical Volunteer (YCV) programme for 16 to 23 year olds that provides patient-facing experience and learning opportunities integral to the all-important personal statements and university interviews.

The YCV programme includes:

  • Initial Saturday training
  • one evening a week attendance, from 4pm to 8pm for six months
  • supporting Nurses and Healthcare Assistants on the Inpatient Unit
  • extensive training, and learning opportunities working towards the St
  • Wilfrid’s YCV Certificate incorporating the Care Certificate
  • support from a volunteer mentor
  • project work on hospice care
  • a final presentation evening

If you are in post 16 education (up to age 23) and interested in applying, please complete a YCV application form and return it to the hospice ASAP.

Download our application form for the Young Clinical Volunteer's program

We are currently recruiting for these positions. For more information please contact Rhiannon Wheeler at 01323 434213 or via email to discuss potential opportunities.  

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