Support and Information Volunteer (Information Pod)
The aim of the Macmillan Information and Support Service is to provide free, confidential, high quality information and support for people affected by cancer and may include patients, carers, professionals and members of the public.
The service provides an information area in the Causeway Hospital where visitors to the service can talk about any worries they may have in a calm atmosphere. Your main responsibilities will be:
meeting and greeting people
establishing peoples needs
help people access high quality information
sign post to specialist services.
There is also opportunity to provide outreach support in the community.
Full access to a wide range of training programmes to help develop skills and boost confidence.
You will be expected to be there without direct supervision, however a member of staff is available for you to contact when needed.