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Could you be the first point of contact for parents visiting our Baby Well Clinic at Anstey Road?

Reception / Meet and greet volunteer needed for Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust in RG1

We are seeking a volunteer to support our Baby Well Clinic. This will involve booking visitors in and helping with general reception duties, welcoming parents and directing them to the clinic rooms. The role will involve Interacting with parents, babies and toddlers.

Ideal volunteers for this role will require the following skills/ characteristics

  • Friendly and approachable manner, non-judgemental
  • A clear understanding of confidentiality
  • Organised, calm under pressure – can get busy
  • Excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with the public and all members of the healthcare team
  • Enthusiasm, well presented
  • Good timekeeping
  • Compliance with site health & safety regulations
  • Wear volunteer I.D. badge
  • DBS enhanced clearance check – arranged through Berkshire Healthcare, FOC.

 

In return for your time, we offer a chance for you to have a positive impact on families living in the Reading area who are attending these sessions.

Contact person firstname
Julia Williamson, Health Visiting Manager
Lastname
Contact person's position
Their phone number?
07818468458
Mobile?
07818468458
Contact instructions?
Usual business days/times
Location address line 1
Baby Well Clinic
Line 2
Anstey Road
Town
Reading
County
Berkshire
Postcode
RG1 7JR

Map
Location description
Reading
Wheelchair accessible?
Not specified
Car parking for the volunteer?
Yes
Secure bicycle parking?
Not specified
Near public transport?
Not specified
How much time?
A few hours a week
What times and days of the week?
Thu PM
Availability required
All of these times
Additional timing details
One slot, Thursdays 2pm - 4pm.
Task type?
Reception / Meet and greet
Will suit someone like this:
Good sense of humourPatientSupportiveCommunicator
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Not specified
Is training given?
Yes
Training description
On the job training
Is support given?
Yes
Description of support
Staff on hand
Are expenses paid?
Yes
Description of expenses
However, must be agreed to, prior to claim
Will I need my own transportation?
No
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
Yes
Are references required?
Yes
Will there be an interview?
Yes
Are they properly insured?
Yes
Minimum age
18
Do they need a specific gender?
No
How many volunteers needed?
1
Opportunity added on
11 June 2019