Mobility Aids Spoke Volunteer

Opportunity

Can you help provide wheelchair and mobility equipment to the local community?

As a Mobility Aids Spoke Volunteer will be on hand to deal with wheelchair requests and enter details onto a database. This key role will enable people to return home after an illness or surgery and help them to remain independent or go on a holiday or trip with friends or family. The beneficiary is at the centre of everything we do.

Typical tasks include
* Taking calls and enquiries from people wanting to borrow a wheelchair
* Giving information about other Red Cross services, where appropriate
* Updating service user records and other administrative tasks using computer based systems
* Demonstrating how to use and look after our wheelchairs
* Receiving and recording donations

Skills

Full training will be provided.
Basic computer skills.


Details

  • Suitable for under 18s
    16+
  • DBS check required
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer policy
  • Covered by insurance
  • Expenses reimbursed
    Travel and reasonable food
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Written role description
  • Accessibility
  • Volunteer induction
  • Ongoing support
  • Health and safety policy

Availability

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening

Location

British Red Cross

Gillies Health Centre
Sullivan Road
Basingstoke
Hampshire
RG22 4EH


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