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Bleepholder volunteer

Volunteer

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Grade
Volunteer
Contract
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Hours
0
Job ref
18/07
Site
Southport DGH
Town
Southport
Salary
0
Closing
05/09/2019 23:59

Bleepholder volunteer

Southport DGH

Volunteer

Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust provides healthcare in hospital and the community to 258,000 people across Southport, Formby and West Lancashire.

Acute care is provided at Southport and Formby District General Hospital and Ormskirk District General Hospital. This includes adults’ and children’s accident and emergency services, intensive care and a range of medical and surgical specialities. Women’s and children’s services, including maternity, are provided at Ormskirk hospital.

The North West Regional Spinal Injuries Centre at Southport hospital provides specialist care for spinal patients from across the North West, North Wales and the Isle of Man.

The Trust also provides sexual health services for the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton.

MAIN DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

To provide real time support to wards/departments by running errands e.g.

  • stock shortages
  • stationary
  • prescriptions 
  • Locating wheelchairs
  • provide support to front desk volunteers
  • collect ad hoc meals from staff kitchen for patients

Please open the attached volunteer role description for more information.

You need to be at least 18-years-old. We have no upper age limit and we  usually ask for a commitment of at least four hours volunteering a week for a minimum period of six months. However, there may be circumstances where adjustments can be made to ensure volunteer recruitment meets the requirements of protected groups described in the Equality Act 2010.

Advertised Date - 5th August 2019

Closing Date - 5th September 2019

Shortlisting Date – 6th September 2019

Interview Date - 28th September 2019

This post will be subject to a Standard DBS Check 

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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Irene Gardner on 01704 704796, or alternatively via e-mail soh-tr.volunteering@nhs.net