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Students Required for Hospital Trolley - Glan Clwyd Hospital

Royal Voluntary Service

Rhyl LL18

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]Disability and Health, Charity Shops and Retail, Hospitals and Hospices

Volunteers to assist in the provision of a trolley shop service within Glan Clwyd hospital, offering refreshments, reading material and engaging socially with patients. This is a great way for friends and couples to volunteer as a team or individually to help serve those in hospital, both staff and patients. The weekend rounds would benefit those still at college or doing their Duke of Edinburgh Awards scheme.


/ Working with children and/or vulnerable adults

/ May have opportunity to use Welsh language whilst volunteering

Premises type: Hospital

Public transport: The buses stop right outside the hospital

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Is this role flexible? This role revolves round the patient visiting times - afternoons 1-4.30pm, evenings 5.30 - 7pm

Min hours expected per week: 3 hours

Min period of commitment:

Requirements: Friendly and welcoming personality. Ability and willingness to ensure confidentiality. Ability to work as a team, communication and listening skills. KEY TASKS Offering refreshments and reading materials. Cash handling and stock replenishment and rotation. Acting as a friendly point of contact for customers. We do encourage volunteers to work in pairs to share the load.

Support offered:

/ Induction/ Mentoring/buddying

Volunteers will be carrying out the activities:

/ With paid staff/ With other volunteers

Some paid staff are used to ensure the continuity of the service.

Additional support needs: Will be discussed at interview

Training provided: All volunteers are offered full training and are actively encouraged to use our on-line learning tools to achieve certificate level training.

Age requirements: 16+

Selection procedures:

/ Application form/ Informal discussion/ References/ Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

"Out of pocket" expenses refunded for the following:

/ Transport

People unsuitable for this opportunity:
Will be discussed at interview


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