We have a number of great new volunteering positions within a hospital environment – does this interest you? If so, please read on! One of our charities is looking for volunteers for five specific roles within their multiple locations around Hertfordshire, including Dacorum:
Meet and Greet Volunteer
This role will involve meeting and greeting service users and carers. You will be assisting them in completing service questionnaires and providing company and conversation to the users/carers whilst they await their appointments. You will also be required to support the reception staff in making clinical staff aware when someone has arrived for their appointment. If this is of interest to you, please contact us on the number below.
Ward/Unit Visiting Volunteer
As a ward or unit visiting volunteer you would be providing company and conversation to patients and collecting feedback using the ‘Have Your Say’ and ‘Friends and Family Test’ surveys. You would also be working with Occupational Therapists and Recreational Workers by engaging in some social and recreational activities with the users.
As an activities volunteer you would be supporting the work of their Occupational Therapists by offering specialist activities for service users in their units and wards. You would also be providing company and conversation to the users so if you have good communication and teamwork skills then this could be for you!
Minor Clerical Support Volunteer
The minor clerical support role would suit someone with good admin skills. You would be helping with duties such as photocopying, laminating, shredding information packs, updating information on notice boards and other similar minor clerical duties.
Appointment or Support Group Volunteer
The charity requires both appointment volunteers and support group volunteers. These roles will be providing a range of support to aid effective delivery of great care to service users and carers. Good communication, teamwork and customer service skills are needed for this role.
If you would like to know more about any of the above roles or would like more information on volunteering in general please contact us at the Roundhouse Marlowes on 01442 247209. We are open Monday to Friday 10.00am – 4.00pm and Saturday 10.00am – 2.00pm. Please do come and talk to us – we are a friendly bunch and we look forward to seeing you!