Duration: Minimum four weeks
Location: Cape Town
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Are you compassionate and dedicated? Volunteer your time, skills and experience at a Children’s Hospital in Cape Town, strengthening and supporting little patients and their families.

Volunteers are needed in the following areas

  • In the wards interacting with our little patients through play
  • Being a ward assistant.
  • May need assistance with Fundraising Events

Volunteers will offer needs-based support. All volunteers undergo a screening and orientation session before commencing duty with the hospital.

Volunteers generally work between 9h00 – 12h00 on Mondays to Fridays. These hours are extended to an afternoon session which runs from 14h00 – 16h00. Volunteers are also needed on Sundays between 14h00 and 16h00.

Applicant Requirements

  • No previous experience required
  • You should be in good health in order to work with children who are ill
  • You should be dedicated, compassionate, hard-working and love working with children
  • At least 18 years of age and there is no maximum
  • You should be able to speak and understand English sufficiently to get around

What’s not included

  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Transport to and from the hospital