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.

Skills

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

Benefits

  • 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
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

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