Volunteer Drivers

We are looking for volunteer drivers to provide a service as part of a team and according to co-ordinated rota.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly
Availability:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

Driving a Willow Wood Hospice vehicle within the Tameside area as directed by the Line Manager
Loading and unloading donated items from a vehicle
To attend Willow Wood induction training
Willow Wood Hospice hopes that you would be available to volunteer on a regular basis
Adhere to Willow Wood Hospice policies and guidelines

Requirements: Driving license
Skill and Qualifications Required:

An up to date driving licence with a copy given to the Community & Hospice Volunteer Manager annually
Good communication skills
To be empathetic and supportive
To work harmoniously with colleagues and other Volunteers

Areas of Interest: Hospices
Opportunity suitable for: Employee Volunteers, Long term commitment, Older people, Outdoor
What activities will the volunteer do? Driving
Skills gained in this role: Listening, Organising, Outdoor work, Talking to others, Teamwork
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: No
Opportunity Accessibility: Clearly marked accessible parking spaces, Accessible toilets

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Tameside & Glossop Hospice Limited (Willow Wood Hospice)
Organisation Profile: Willow Wood Hospice is an adult Hospice providing specialist palliative care for patients with life limiting illness, both cancer and non-cancer diagnosis. We provide care, free of charge, and patients, families and their carers are at the centre of everything we do. Our mission is to continue to provide, free of charge, the highest quality supportive and end of life care to patients with life limiting illness, along with love, care and support to the families and carers during illness and continuing bereavement. Our Values: Love and care for patients, families and carers. Respect For People in life, and at the end of life. Integrity being open and honest. Collaboration By people working together. Development By sharing knowledge and skills, for the benefit of all.
Charity number: 1029318