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Volunteers Needed!

Thursday 20 November 2014

Volunteers Needed!

 

We are currently recruiting for volunteers across the below roles. For more information on these or any volunteering roles in the Hospice please contact Carole Lomas on clomas@theshakespearehospice.org.uk.

 

Patient Support (Adult)

  • Drivers – required to transport carers and patients to and from the Hospice and hospital appointments.

  • Chaplaincy – required to work in Day Hospice and the community under the guidance of the Hospice Chaplain, to help offer spiritual support to patients and families.

  • Complementary Therapists – required to deliver a range of holistic therapies to Hospice patients and carers in the Day Hospice.

  • Community Support Volunteers – required to offer social interaction, practical and emotional support to patients within their own home and the community.

  • Bereavement Support Workers – Qualified Counsellors and non qualified support volunteers who have some experience of working with people who have experienced loss. Required to work with bereaved clients.

 

Children and Young People’s Service

  • Family Support Worker – required to support children and young people who have experienced loss or are young carers.

 

Retail

  • General Assistant to the Retail Manager – general support for the Retail Manager, required for tasks including re-stocking and managing stock orders, delivering and collecting from shops, etc.

  • Retail Assistant for all shops – required to help process donations, prepare items for sale and process till transactions.

  • Volunteer Manager for Bookshop – in addition to Retail Assistant tasks, opening and closing shop, key holder, setting shop up, cashing up, co-ordinating volunteers and management work load. Needed Sundays only.

  • Temporary Retail Assistant – for pop-up shop (£ shop style) and / or Greenhill Street shop, required to help process donations, prepare items for sale and process till transactions. Needed December to January only.

 

Fundraising

  • Ambassador – required to represent the Hospice at local events and community group meetings.

  • Events Volunteer – required to run a Hospice stall at local fetes, country fayres, etc. as needed.

  • Collection Tin / Hospice Information Distributor – responsible for the distribution of Hospice collection tins and literature within specified areas.

  • Research Volunteer – required to research appropriate Grants and Trusts for possible funding applications.

 

Administration

  • Data Input – required to input collated data onto Hospice spreadsheets and database.

 

General

  • Kitchen Assistant – required to assist the Chef with general duties to include food preparation and to help cover when Chef is absent.

  • Housekeeping Assistant – support for current housekeepers is required for general cleaning and various housekeeping duties.

 

For more information on these or any volunteering roles in the Hospice please contact Carole Lomas on clomas@theshakespearehospice.org.uk.

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