HOME FROM HOSPITAL VOLUNTEER

Royal Voluntary Service - Bristol
Royal Voluntary Service
Salary: 
Voluntary
Contract Type: 
Volunteer
Hours: 
Hours to suit volunteer
Location: 
Bristol
Contract Details: 
Not applicable
Details of Role: 

Home from Hospital Volunteers are needed to provide a friendly and confidential service to people as they return after being in hospital. Our volunteers offer one-to-one, short-term, practical support, which enables patients to return home with confidence when no other support is available. You might help with shopping, collecting prescriptions, or just being there when people begin to do things for themselves.

You will need to have a friendly personality with the ability to observe and identify areas of concern, You will have good communication and listening skills, with a non-judgemental attitude towards an individual's circumstances and a willingness to ensure confidentiality. Your role will involve elements of lone working and building a relationship with those you visit, which is hugely rewarding for both you and the client.

You will receive relevant training for your role and will be welcomed and supported by a friendly local team.

PLEASE NOTE THIS ROLE IS ONLY SUITABLE FOR OVER 18s

Closing Date: 
Thursday, 22 September, 2022 - 10:30
How to Apply: 

If you are interested please email bristolsomersethub@royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk or contact Irene on 07736 825290 (Please leave a message if not available and I will get back to you asap)

Contact Person: 
Irene - Service Assistant
Contact Email: 
bristolsomersethub@royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk
Contact Phone: 
07736 825290
Postal Address: 
17 St Augustines Parade Bristol BS1 4UL