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Are you passionate about reducing isolation and improving quality of life for people who are living with chronic pain? This role may be the perfect fit for you.

Pain support group (PSG) facilitators helps the group to:

~ share their experiences of living with chronic pain,

~ educate the group about self-management techniques and

~ effectively use healthcare settings

Tasks will include;

- Answering email queries

- Preparing materials for group

- Emailing contact with group

- Finding guest speakers as required

- Holding a monthly meeting

- Participating in email and Facebook facilitator network

The PSG provides an avenue for people with pain to socialise with others and reduce the isolation of chronic pain. The group meets once a month for 1.5 to 2 hours.

PSG Volunteers will be supported through PSG education material, PSG administrative forms, insurance coverage, certificate and reference (as appropriate).

PLEASE NOTE: This is a community service providing peer support, and as such, we ask no practicing health professionals or training/ studying health professionals to apply. Facilitators are required to join as Australian Pain Management Association members before assuming the role of facilitator.

To express interest in this opportunity, please complete our Expression of Interest form.

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