Ward Helper - Bognor Regis War Memorial Hospital

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust - Worthing and Adur

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To support ward staff with non-clinical tasks on Intermediate Care Wards. To help promote patient experience and well-being.

  • To chat with patients and provide companionship.
  • Support patients to complete Friends, Families surveys, if required.
  • Support patients to complete menus, if required.
  • To support team with giving out meal trays to identified patients during mealtimes & when there is a return. to a dining room service to ‘lay tables’ prior to meals.
  • Help Health Care Assistance in giving patients cups of tea and coffee from the ‘Tea Trolley’.
  • To play games; only those which can be wiped down easily with detergent wipes (not including cards).
  • To support patients with dementia, and patients with a possible diagnosis of dementia in engaging with ‘Reminiscence’ activities.


  • Good communicator, especially with older people.
  • Outgoing and friendly.
  • Team player.
  • Organised and reliable.


  • Meeting people
  • Developing skills
  • Helping others in your community.

Practical Considerations

The role is based a Bognor Regis War Memorial Hospital.

Travel expenses can be claimed.

When do I need to be available?

Details Once a week for approx 2 hours
Morning Afternoon Evening

Where does this role take place?

Bognor Regis War Memorial Hospital
Shripney Road
Bognor Regis
West Sussex
PO22 9PP

Register your Interest

  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training