“The volunteers have been brilliant and we cannot thank the volunteers enough for their help and support, it really has made a massive difference to the teams” - Lead Nurse


The role

Hospital Care Volunteers work alongside NHS clinicians to meet the person-centred care needs of patients at a high and consistent standard, improving the patient experience in hospital. They work in numerous hospital environments, including wards and emergency departments. 

Training and time commitment

The training and support we provide is as follows:

  • Welcome programme introducing you to the project & wider charity
  • Training in appropriate SJA policies
  • St John Safeguarding training relevant to your role
  • Training in first aid and care
  • Out of pocket expenses.

Expected Time Commitment

Ideally 15 hours per month.


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