Want an incredibly rewarding role helping patients access our expert care?

Our patient escorts provide comfort and companionship to patients and their loved ones when they are brought into our Hospice for sessions such as complementary therapy and Day Hospice, to hospital appointments and occasionally to social events. This role works alongside our volunteer patient drivers, using the Hospice minibus or their own vehicles to assist patients who are unable to transport themselves.

We’re looking for strong ambassadors for our work, able to bring a positive and kind approach to everything they do. You’ll need be confident working with people from all walks of life, having difficult conversations and be able to work within strict boundaries.

Commitment: Regular
Location: Crawley
Job CategoryPatient Services
Days & Times9am - 10am and 3pm - 4pm on the agreed day Monday - Friday
Minimum Age16
DBS Check Required?Yes
Description & Person Specificationvolunteering-roleprofile-patientescort-1.pdf
Role Application Packvolunteering-application-form-exempt-2.docx
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