Research Support Volunteer 01

Research Support

Frequency 2 days per week

Location:  The Hospice, Upper Maze Hill, St Leonards on Sea, TN38 0LB

What is the role

You will be an integral part of our Clinical and Wellbeing teams, supporting staff to become pro-active and ‘research-aware’, as you approach and engage with patients to assess their openness to collaboration with research opportunities.

This is an innovative role connecting staff, patients and carers through the research process, and piloting research within the St Michael's Hospice environment.

Role tasks
  • Making initial contact, and engaging with potential participants within a Hospice environment
  • Informing patients about the nature of our research, and of its’ vital role in improving Hospice services
  • Updating patient records, to indicate whether patients are open to participation
  • Liaising with a broad multi-disciplinary research team to support the facilitation of research opportunities
Are you interested?

For further details, please read the role description and complete an application form.  You can return your application form either by email, post or bring it with you when you come to the Hospice. Upon receipt of this, we will invite you in for an informal discussion. We look forward to hearing from you.

Get in touch with our Voluntary Service team


For further information call us on 01424 445177 or email us.