Activity Support Volunteer  with 2gether NHS Foundation Trust (VG) (Ref: 1357)
 
Opportunity picture
Want to support NHS efforts to help people afflicted with Dementia? This organisation is looking for people to work alongside the ward team in a volunteer role to support Drama and Dance groups on the ward, volunteers would also have the opportunity to engage with patients 1:1 and support them in activities such as reading and short walks. The role would also include observing patients and relaying observations to the ward team.
What are they looking for?

This is an opportunity ideal for someone looking to contribute a few hours a week to support work across weekly office hours with vulnerable people. Volunteers should have an interest in Dementia and be able to communicate effectively with people with diverse needs with empathy and understanding.

Practical

Volunteers must be 18 or over.

Volunteers will receive a full induction and training.

Volunteer expenses covered.

Insurance cover in place.

This role is open to people with slight visual, hearing or mobility difficulties.

When: Monday morning, Monday afternoon, Wednesday morning, Wednesday afternoon, Friday morning, Friday afternoon,
Age requirements: Over 18
Where?

Willow Ward, Charlton Lane Hospital, Charlton Lane, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53 9DX

About 2gether NHS Foundation Trust (VG)
 
2gether is a specialist NHS Foundation Trust providing social and mental healthcare services in Gloucestershire and Herefordshire. Their priorities are to deliver quality services, exceptional customer experience and make life better.

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