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Offered by:
Acacia Care Home
 
Location(s): Berridge
 
Address where volunteering takes place: 12 Sherwood Rise Sherwood Nottingham NG7 6JE  

How many places are on offer?

5

Purpose of Role:

We are looking for volunteers interested in supporting the residents of our older persons care centre. You will be working alongside staff and other volunteers to serve a meals for our customers.


Role Description:

We are looking for volunteers interested in supporting the residents of our older persons care centre. You will be working alongside staff and other volunteers to serve meals for our customers.

You will be setting tables, serving food and drinks, clearing tables and washing up. This is a great way to support older people to get together and enjoy a meal, creating a positive and sociable atmosphere.

The project provides valuable work experience with older people within a care setting, and will only take a few hours of your time.

 
Skills and Qualifications:

Essential

· Be willing to work as part of a team and take instructions from staff
· Be willing to support quality customer service standards.
· Be willing to work respectfully with a variety of different people .
· To like and be able to empathise with older people
· Good communication skills
· Reliability and commitment

Desirable

· Food Hygiene Qualification

Learnt in Role

· Communication skills
· Customer service skills

 
When required:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this opportunity.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
 

Additional information:
Are there age restrictions for this opportunity? Yes
Age Restrictions:

18+

 
Are there gender restrictions for this opportunity? No
 
Is the opportunity accessible to disabled people? Yes
 
How long before volunteer can expect a response?
How long to complete training and recruitment?
 
Volunteer Expenses offered? Yes
Induction and Training offered? Yes
Support and Supervision offered? Yes
Has a risk assessment been carried out?
DBS Disclosure required? No
 

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