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Offered by:
East Midlands Ambulance Service
 
Location(s): Aspley, Basford, Berridge, Bestwood, Bilborough, Bulwell, Bulwell Forest, Castle, Clifton East, Clifton West, Dales, Hyson Green and Arboretum, Leen Valley, Lenton and Wollaton East, Mapperley, Meadows, Radford, Sherwood, St Ann's, Wollaton West, Outside of Nottingham City
 
Address where volunteering takes place: 1 Horizon Place Mellors Way Nottingham Business Park Nottingham NG8 6PY  

How many places are on offer?

20+

Purpose of Role:

Volunteer for East Midlands Ambulance Service and help provide quality patient transport for people travelling to and from hospital appointments.


Role Description:

Voluntary work with EMAS is a great way of gaining experience in preparation for a career in health and social care. It’s also a great way of giving something back to your local community. Volunteering is completely flexible and can be fit around existing commitments such as study, work or family.

The Volunteer Car Service is an integral part of PTS, providing a valuable service to the community for patients with a medical need for transport, and who would otherwise be unable to get to their appointments.

What we ask of the volunteer
Be able to provide regular availability to volunteer
Be able to travel independently to, and from, a nominated healthcare delivery base
Be willing to assist patients to and from transport and hand-over their care to clinical staff

 
Skills and Qualifications:

Reliable
Flexible
Able to use own initiative
Friendly

 
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
Disability restrictions:

Dependent on disability

 
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? Yes
 

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