Day Care Volunteer Driver

Purpose of this Volunteer Role:

To support the day care leader and multidisciplinary team to administer the highest standard of patient care and day care services in line with the Willow Burn mission and statement of purpose. Ensuring that patients are collected from home before and from the Hospice after day care in a safe manner.

Task Description:

  • Attend moving and handling and health and safety training, including annual reviews and updates
  • Provide copies of up to date car insurance certificate (which needs to include business insurance ) to HR
  • Register their vehicle as business use with their insurance provider to ensure the driver is covered in the event of any accident
  • Liaise with the day care receptionist to arrange collection of the patient
  • Escort patients from indoors to the vehicle on their outbound and inbound journey
  • Report any visible patient mobility changes to the multidisciplinary day care team
  • Respect the privacy and confidentiality of all patients at all times as per the volunteer confidentiality policy
  • Ensure effective communication with all departments to ensure the needs of all patients are the priority at all times
  • Current clean drivers license and motor insurance
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player
  • Good sense of humour
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Tact & diplomacy in dealing with a variety of situations
  • Self awareness and able to use initiative
  • Caring and compassionate approach
  • Good understanding of equality and diversity

Would you like to join our team?

Volunteer Enquiry Form

Enquiry form for new volunteers to register their interest.
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How You Can Help

Day Care Volunteer Driver