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St Mark's Hospital Foundation

St. Mark’s Hospital Foundation is the world’s first specialist bowel disease hospital, working at Northwick Park in Harrow, Middlese, with over 180 years of expertise and the field of colorectal medicine & surgery.

Develop skills including communication and organisation whilst raising funds and awareness for St Mark’s Hospital, a leading specialist bowel disease hospital in Harrow. Interact with patients and staff whilst manning our information desk, raising awareness of the Foundation and what we do, and selling our merchandise!

Additionally, if you have a specific skill we could utilise, we’d love to hear from you, so get in touch!

Role Aim: 

Let us know the purpose of the role and what it is designed to achieve. To support our internal team and help spread the word about the amazing work that St Mark’s Hospital does.


Whilst manning our information desk at the front of the hospital you will be able to interact with patients and staff alike whilst raising awareness of the Foundation and the work that we do. You will also raise funds by selling our merchandise!

Skills needed: 

Good organisational skills


All volunteers will be fully briefed before starting and a member of staff will be available to support as needed.Health and safety

St Mark’s Hospital, Harrow
Time commitment: 
1-3 hours per week
Opening times: 
Monday to Friday, 10:00-12:00 and 13:00-15:00 slots. Flexible depending on availability.
Once you’ve registered interest in this volunteering role, we’ll send your name and UCL email address to the organisation for their records. You’ll also receive information about the next steps to take if you do wish to take things forward. The organisation has signed up to our code of standards, which includes a commitment to protecting your data. We won’t share your information with anyone unless you’ve given explicit consent to. We’ll also retain your details so we can follow up to see how you’re getting on with your volunteering and offer support if necessary. We take good care of your data – you can see full details here