Volunteer Care Home Assistant

Volunteer Care Home Assistant

Posted for MHA Blackpool & Lytham

Posted by Volunteer Centre Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde

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Care homes are busy environments with a variety of activity happening every day. We are looking for volunteers who can support homes in a flexible way. There are so many things to help with, either with residents directly or supporting staff . Tasks could vary week to week providing our volunteers with exciting and interesting roles whilst providing much needed support to our residents  which offers the flexible help that the home and residents require. Some examples of the kind of tasks you might be doing are; 

  • Setting up areas for activities and helping with the session
  •  Filing, photocopying, updating noticeboards
  • Serving meals
  • Helping residents to access gardens
  • Delivering laundry to residents rooms
  • Joining in with events or fundraising
  • Spending time with residents – playing games, chatting
  • Taking a shopping trolley around the home to residents


What skills do I need?

The skills and qualities needed for this role are; 

  • Flexible approach and attitude and willing to take on different tasks as needed
  • Friendly
  • Trustworthy
  • Good communication skills,
  • Able to use your own initiative, but also able to ask for help when you need.
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Ability to be supportive and non-judgmental at all times to all concerned
  • Able to maintain confidentiality

Posted for MHA Blackpool & Lytham

Posted by Volunteer Centre Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde

Register your interest

You will be redirected to the Volunteer Centre Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde website to express your interest.

When do I need to be available?

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening

Location

MHA Pennystone Court
Handsworth Road
Blackpool
Lancashire
FY12RQ

Register your interest

You will be redirected to the Volunteer Centre Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde website to express your interest.

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