On-ward volunteer at Royal Voluntary Service

To provide company and support for older people during a hospital stay, especially during mealtimes.

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Hours per week 2 hours
Location Royal Voluntary Service is located in the Foresterhill Lea building (2nd floor), Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZY. This role includes going to the ARI wards. Travel expenses will be reimbursed. Please contact us if you are interested or if you have any questions at 01224 552923 or aberdeenhub@royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk
Description

Do you have a friendly personality? Would you like to make a positive difference to your local community by helping older people? Volunteering with Royal Voluntary Service might just be the thing for you! The key task of this opportunity is to help the hospital staff at the wards, being company for older people during a hospital stay and to assist during mealtimes. Time commitment is flexible according to the needs of the service and your availability.

This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:

  • Interpersonal/Confidence
  • Teamwork

Training will be provided by the organisation for this position:

Training relevant to the role will be provided. RVS also provides support for volunteers.

This role is subject to a PVG check.

About you

The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.

Essential: Interest in older people, friendly personality, confidentiality

Desirable: Good communication skills

Interested?

Submit your info to this organisation today.

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