Cancer Research UK

  www.cancerhelp.org.uk
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Great insight into the charity sector with the one of the UK's most recognisable charity

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Former Employee - Corporate Parnerships Intern  in  London, England (UK)
Former Employee - Corporate Parnerships Intern in London, England (UK)

Pros

- Interesting work in Corporate Partnerships to work with top companies linked to the Cancer Research UK
- Friendly working environment - open-plan concept, great location at Angel building
- Good facilities: cafeteria
- Chance to contribute to charity through volunteering
- Good working hours
- Great support for Interns

Cons

- Large organisation structure - can sometimes lead to less challenging jobs being asked to be done
- Sometimes some of those who worked there lacked the interest to get involved in the charity activities

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    Volunteering in a shop, started at 15, gained valuable skills and learned responsibility

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Will take younger volunteers
    Earn responsibility and job experience
    Friendly working environment in shops
    There was a relaxed environment
    Good communication between levels

    Cons

    None other than that under 16s aren't allowed to work the tills for legal reasons.

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    Very friendly employers

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Shop Volunteer  in  London, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Shop Volunteer in London, England (UK)

    Pros

    The management was very helpful and always on hand when help was needed

    Cons

    Some of the other employees were not completely friendly

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    Thankyou for the volunteering opportunity

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