Wirral University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
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The Wirral University Teaching Hospital requires volunteers to support a multitude of functions across our sites.
From supporting our clinical areas and providing important administrational support to being a friendly and welcoming face for our patients as a welcomer or supporting our vaccination hub, volunteers play a crucial and important role within the Hospital and are valued and key members of our workforce.
Main duties of the job
- Being flexible
- Having a kind and compassionate nature
- Able to listen and take on board instructions
- Be a friendly approachable member of the Trust
- Being a team player
All required training will be provided prior to starting any placement with further sector specific training delivered once you have started.
All new colleagues can expect to receive a warm and friendly Wirral welcome from the very first time they make contact with us. We are described as "competent and caring staff" by our patients.
Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is situated on The Wirral peninsula which has a stunning coastline and beautiful countryside surroundings, with great activities for its residents.
We are one of the largest and busiest acute Trusts in the North West of England, comprising of the Wirral's only Emergency Department. We provide a high quality range of acute care services and employ over 6,000 staff, who serve a population of approximately 400,000 people across Wirral, Ellesmere Port, Neston, North Wales and the wider North West footprint.
We have approximately 855 beds trust-wide and our financial turnover is in excess of £337m.
The Wirral is easily accessible with excellent transport links including motorway, train, bus or ferry and within easy reach to the major cities of Liverpool, Chester and Manchester as well as neighbouring North Wales.
The Trust has a variety of volunteer placements that needs filling and these will be discussed at the interview stage.
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer at the Trust please complete the attached application form and a member of the team will be in touch shortly. We really look forward to hearing from you.
Qualifications, Specific Experience & Training
Certificate of Sponsorship
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