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Pulmonary Rehabilitation Class Support Volunteer

Volunteer will play an integral part in a 6 week rolling ( 2 x sessions per week) pulmonary rehabilitation group based at Warrington Wolves stadium. Volunteer will also support staff with day to day jobs which help to make a patients experience as smooth as possible.

sessions:

•Tuesday 2 pm - 4.30pm
•Friday 11.30am - 3pm
For a 6 week block (8 blocks per year)


Other duties include:

assisting staff in ensuring rooms are set up/ packed away for sessions

moving equipment with assistance e.g. weight, steps and chairs to and from venue

greet and welcome patients when they arrive at the session

ensure patients understand the layout of the facilities that are available

provide social support to patients while patients are waiting for the session to start

supporting with refreshments throughout

supporting admin staff if required

making telephone calls as directed if required by staff

Warrington Conference Centre, Mike Gregory Way, Warrington, WA27NE

refreshments provided, friendly staff, seeing patients benefit from treatments, alternative NHS venue, socialising

good communication skills, friendly, patience and understanding, approachable, empathetic, calm natured and be able to take direction if adverse event occurs.

Parking available in Tesco

communication,dealing with patients,support

You must be over 18 years old You need a criminal check You need an induction Accessible

Open from Friday 29th September 2017 to Tuesday 7th November 2017

offered by Voluntary Services

Latest Feedback

Left on Saturday 16th June 2018 for Ward Buddy - Respiratory Ward A7

I enjoyed it and it's nice to be able to work with patients

Left on Wednesday 30th May 2018 for Ward Buddy - Respiratory Ward A7

Excellent ward

Left on Tuesday 24th April 2018 for Ward Buddy - C22 (Warrington)

I really enjoyed my time on the ward, felt included, kept busy, very friendly team

Left on Wednesday 21st February 2018 for Ward Buddy - C22 (Warrington)

I really enjoyed myself in this ward, as the staff were all friendly and helpful, and I was kept busy with talking with patients and other activities.

Left on Monday 5th February 2018 for Ward Buddy - C22 (Warrington)

Really enjoyed supporting the patients today and having a chat with them. It brightened their day.

Left on Thursday 16th November 2017 for Ward Assistant- Warrington Stroke Ward B14

Lovely staff . Friendly .Very informative . Interesting and fulfilling role .

Sessions

September

Friday, 29 September 2017

Starting at 11:30 for 3.5 hours

October

Tuesday, 03 October 2017

Starting at 11:30 for 3.5 hours

Friday, 06 October 2017

Starting at 11:30 for 3.5 hours

Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Starting at 11:30 for 3.5 hours

Friday, 13 October 2017

Starting at 11:30 for 3.5 hours

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Starting at 11:30 for 3.5 hours

Friday, 20 October 2017

Starting at 11:30 for 3.5 hours

Tuesday, 24 October 2017

Starting at 11:30 for 3.5 hours

Friday, 27 October 2017

Starting at 11:30 for 3.5 hours

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Starting at 11:30 for 3.5 hours

November

Friday, 03 November 2017

Starting at 11:30 for 3.5 hours

Tuesday, 07 November 2017

Starting at 11:30 for 3.5 hours

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