Mobility Aids Volunteer

Volunteers will be booking and issuing mobility aids equipment to service users. This opportunity is ideal for volunteers wishing to develop their communication, customer service and IT skills whilst operating within a very supportive team of volunteers and employees.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly
Availability:

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

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Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

Volunteers will be issuing wheelchairs to service users within the hospital using standard British Red Cross Mobility Aids Service procedures.

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Empathetic, with good communication and customer service skills.

Areas of Interest: Children, Disability, Families, Health and wellbeing, Hospitals, Medicine, Mental Health, Older people, Social care
Opportunity suitable for: Employee Volunteers, From your office, Groups, Long term commitment, Older people, People seeking work, People with restricted mobility, University students, With friends
What activities will the volunteer do? Befriending, IT, Mentoring, Providing advice, Reception
Skills gained in this role: Governance, IT, Listening, Talking to others
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: No
Opportunity Accessibility: Clearly marked accessible parking spaces, Step free access clearly signposted into the building, Automatic opening doors, Lift to other floors / step free access throughout the building, Accessible toilets, Area for assistance dogs nearby

About the host organisation

Hosted by: British Red Cross - Mobility Aids Service