Ward Trolley Volunteer

  • VO99172


Description

Would you be interested in supporting a well established charity within Queen Margaret Hospital? Royal voluntary Service are looking for Volunteers to Support an on-ward trolley service. The trolley will provide patients who may not be able to access the shop with vital support. Ultimately you will be easing pressures on NHS staff whilst making someone's hospital stay a little more comfortable. You will serve items like newspapers, soft drinks and snacks and offer a friendly compassionate face for customers.

Organisation aims and objectives

RVS. aims to help people maintain independence and dignity in their own homes and communities, particularly in later life. This strategy places increased emphasis on: - Food delivered to the home - Extending the service we provide in hospitals to include not just cafes and shops but also patient support and get-you-home service - Community help schemes that support independence for older and housebound people at home and in their community - Emergency services to support those vulnerable through national or other disasters

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3 hours per week

Frequency and commitment details

3 hours per week

Restrictions

Experience required: No experience required as full training will be given
Travel details: Royal Voluntary Service, Queen Margaret Hospital Phase 1, Fully accessible by public transport or car
Minimum age: 14

Support

Expenses details: 45p per mile or fully refunded on producing bus ticket
Taster available: Yes
Training details: Full induction training, Ongoing Training and online modules
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet