The Royal Free Charity is fully committed to providing an environment in which volunteers are able to realise their full potential and contribute to the success of the charity regardless of their backgrounds or beliefs. We welcome applications from all volunteers who will be considered solely on their ability to carry out their roles.

Updates relating to returning to volunteering in our hospitals, new volunteering opportunities and the recruitment of new volunteers will be posted to this page.

Updates will also be posted on our social media – so follow us on FacebookTwitter and Instagram

Latest opportunities

Chase Farm Hospital We are seeking Patient Partners for our Endoscopy Service and Urgent Treatment Centre and are looking for volunteers who will work with department leads to improve services for our patients. Patient Partners will form a Patient Partnership Council that will act as the voice for patients across Chase Farm Hospital. You can help us provide the best care possible, focused on the needs of patients just like you. Interested and want to know more? Contact the Patient Experience Team, [email protected].

Volunteer Recruitment at Barnet and the Royal Free hospitals are temporarily closed.

Please check back here soon or for updates on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.


Want to find out more about what it is like to be a Royal Free Charity Volunteer?

Find out all about our volunteers and the difference they make by reading our volunteer blog

Key Contacts

For general queries about Barnet Hospital or Chase Farm Hospital, please contact Louise Bellass: [email protected]

For general queries about The Royal Free, please contact Gill Hyatt: [email protected] or Sharon Howarth: [email protected]

Young Volunteers Programme

The Young Volunteers Programme provides local 16 - 22 year olds with the opportunity to volunteer in a hospital setting, develop new skills and to learn about the NHS.

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