Volunteer vacancies

Our current volunteering vacancies are listed below. If you are interested in any of the vacancies please contact Maria Swaby, Voluntary Services Manager on 01474 360508 or email kchft.volunteerservices@nhs.net.

Current vacancies

Day hospital at Edenbridge War Memorial Hospital, Mill Hill, Edenbridge, Kent TN8 5DA

The service currently is open between 10am and 3pm Monday to Wednesday. The role will involve interacting with those people (older adults) attending the day centre.

It will include encouraging attendees to take part in a variety of activities including arts and crafts, puzzles, discussing papers, listening to music and gardening.  The role also involves helping attendees during lunchtime and engaging in conversation and group activities.

We are keen to hear from those wishing to use their personal skills and expertise for the benefit of those attending the day hospital; this can include providing entertainment or social activities for the group.

Meridian surveys admin volunteer, Intermediate Care Team at Royal Victoria Hospital, Folkestone

To complete patient satisfaction survey (Meridian survey) using i-pad with patients currently on our clinical caseload.

This will mainly be by telephone contact but will require some face to face contact with patients in our Intermediate Care beds

General admin and filing for the team

Meet and greet Volunteer at Dartford West Health Centre

To provide a positive ‘meet and greet’ facility for clients and their carers/relatives when attending for a clinic appointment.

To support their access needs through providing information and minimal practical support, e.g. ensuring they knew where the toilets were and ensuring they could gain access.  To raise any concerns that the client or their carer/relative shares to the clinician holding the clinic.

To administer the patient satisfaction survey following the clinic appointment via an IPad or advising as to other forms of accessing this (provide cards to identify online access or complete on paper with the client).

Tea bar and shop volunteers at Sevenoaks Hospital, Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital, Sheppey Community Hospital and Victoria Hospital Deal

We have various vacancies at Sevenoaks Community Hospital and Victoria Hospital Deal week days Monday to Friday.  Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital and Sheppey Community Hospital various shifts available. The role will include customer service, cash handling, stock control and stock rotation. .

At Sevenoaks, Sheppey, Sittingbourne and Deal Hospital’s this will include making hot drinks.

Meet and greet volunteer at Podiatry Department, Vicarage Lane, Ashford, TN23 1NJ

We need someone for two hours per session on a Tuesday and Thursday am or pm.

The volunteer will need to meet and greet clients and their carers/relatives when they attend the clinic for their appointment.

Meet and greet volunteer at Podiatry Department, East Cross Clinic, Recreation Ground Road, Tenterden, TN30 6RA

We need someone for two hours per session on a Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday am or pm. The volunteer will need to meet and greet clients and their carers/relatives when they attend the clinic for their appointment.

Meet and greet volunteer at Reception, Coxheath Centre, Coxheath, Maidstone, ME17 4AH

To provide a positive meet and greet facility for clients and their carers/relatives when attending a clinic appointment at the centre.

To oversee the patient satisfaction survey following the clinic appointment using an iPad or advising the patient as to other forms of accessing this (provide cards to identify online access or complete on paper with the client).