ID: 158631

General Volunteers

Health Regular - more than 6 months Fremantle WA

About this opportunity

• Provide services to patients to enhance their individual hospital experience. Activities provided may include, but are not limited to storytelling/reading to patients in a variety of wards, engaging the patients with the ward activity boxes, buddy systems and companionship for our patients. • Engages with hospital visitors and assisting in answering any questions they may have about location of clinic, wards or other hospital services. • Volunteers are assigned to a department based on volunteer experience and suitability.


Additional requirements

Medical Check *. National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

Be a minimum of 18 years of age
· Have well developed communication skills and;
· Be committed to improving the patient experience
· Be culturally aware
· Be reliable,
· Be empathetic and considerate to patients, relatives, staff and other volunteers
· Be able to work well in a team environment

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

7:45 – 11:00am; 10:45am – 2:00pm; 1:45pm – 5:00pm Monday -Sunday

Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Tour Guides, Information & Heritage
Training

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