Patient Equipment Delivery - Fridays

Hamilton
Organisation:
Hospice Waikato - EPP
Category:
Health & Medical
Hours:
Working Hours

Our organisation is looking for someone to assist on our equipment delivery van. You will be delivering medical equipment to patient homes - some assembly required, then collecting as required. Portable Hospital Beds, Electric Chairs, Commodes etc. This can be a non driving position or alternatively driving can be a shared role.

There are always two people on each shift, travelling together. You must have a reasonable level of fitness and able to lift the equipment. HT License is NOT required. We always supply our volunteers with morning and afternoon tea.

You will need to have a good command of the English language and have empathy towards others. We would expect you to be reliable and have a commitment of at least 4 months. You will be helping to deliver an important service to our patients and families within the Waikato region. You will get to meet a diverse range of people, stepping into their world with a smiling face, in their time of crisis. We provide morning and afternoon tea for our volunteers. Get to work in a friendly environment with a great team.

By participating in this volunteering opportunity you are helping achieve the following United Nations Sustainable Development Goal:
Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-Being

Requirements:

Reliability is required.
A cheerful friendly personality is required. Empathy and Compassion to all people is a must as you are working within the Palliative Care environment.
To be a patient facing volunteer, it is mandatory that you be double vaccinated.

A Ministry of Justice background check is required for this role.

Time commitment:

Hours 8.30am - 4pm on a Tuesday. (Often you are finished well before 4pm)

Getting started:
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

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