Volunteers on wards

Our volunteers perform some or all of the following tasks:

  • Assisting with bed making
  • General tidying around the ward (not cleaning)
  • Collecting and delivering various small items for the ward
  • Completing Friends and Family Test (FFT) questionnaires with patients and carers
  • Entering completed FFT questionnaires on to the computer system
  • Chatting with patients
  • Photocopying
  • Filing
  • Re-stocking supplies
  • Re-stocking leaflet displays and ensuring they are tidy and up to date
  • Answering the door intercom
  • Taking mealtime orders
  • Assisting with meal delivery
  • Assisting the housekeepers with other light duties
  • Making up discharge packs
  • Cleaning small items i.e. patients’ glasses – including labelling personal items
  • Collecting, sorting and opening post
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