About the role:

The Patient Transport Driver Volunteer will be responsible for driving patients from our outpatient centre at the hospice in their own vehicle or the hospice car, as well as feeding back relevant information from patients to the outpatient's Transport Lead.

Requirements and recommendations:

  • All applicants must be aged 18 and over.
  • Times and dates: currently required on Fridays 
  • Minimum commitment time: 6 months.
  • A full driving licence with a minimum of 2 years driving and no endorsements.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Well organised, enthusiastic and self-motivated.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Trustworthy and reliable.
  • Understanding of the boundaries within the role of a volunteer.

What the role can offer you:

  • The opportunity to develop new and existing skills.
  • The opportunity to receive ongoing support and training where necessary.
  • You will also be making a valuable contribution to Trinity and the thousands of people facing life-limiting illness who use our services.

This role will require a DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check, provided free of charge by Trinity.

Mandatory Training:

All volunteers will have a telephone conversation with the Volunteer Services Manager to ensure awareness of health & safety, confidentiality and all the necessary information a volunteer needs prior to undertaking their role.

After interview, should applicants be successful, we will take up two references and expect candidates to complete some online training followed by a day induction. Volunteers within the hospice may require a DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check completed; this check will be carried out free of charge by Trinity.

Contact details and how to apply:

Please complete our volunteer application form.

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