Nutrition Volunteer - Amy's Place

Hackney, Greater London (On-site)
Unpaid role, expenses paid
Job description

Amy’s Place is a partnership between the Amy Winehouse Foundation and Clarion Housing, providing supported living accommodation for young women aged 18-30 in recovery from drugs, alcohol and other addictive behaviors.

An enthusiastic, reliable and compassionate volunteer with good interpersonal skills and a desire to help others. The volunteer must be a fully qualified Dietitian or Nutritional Therapist and have training and/or experience working with individuals with eating disorders.


  • Supporting the nutritional needs of young women with health issues on a limited budget.
  • Providing support with meal planning, cooking skills, food safety, and day-to-day problem solving around food and eating.
  • Providing wisdom and accurate nutrition education around healthy eating for the individual.

Qualifications/ Experience

  • Must be a fully qualified Dietitian or Nutritional Therapist.
  • As many of the residents have eating disorders it is essential for the volunteer to have training and/or clinical experience working with individuals with eating disorders.
  • Must have professional liability insurance and be a member of a professional body ie. HCPC, BANT
  • This role requires us to carry out a check through the Disclosure and Barring Service for the Enhanced DBS


This is a flexible opportunity and volunteering times and frequency will vary depending on the volunteer’s availability and the needs of the residents. We recommend weekly one-to-one sessions for a minimum of 3 months.


  •  Volunteers receive a thorough induction and have access to any relevant in-house and external training
  •  Reasonable travel and lunch expenses will be reimbursed
  • The role is based at the service in East London. The exact address cannot be given until the volunteer starts due to safety and privacy reasons.
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Posted on: 19 July 2023
Closed date: 17 October 2023 at 23:59
Job ref: References will be required for this position
Tags: Advice, Information, Support Worker