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Offered by:
Nottinghamshire Volunteer Vaccination Programme

No location stated for this opportunity.

Address where volunteering takes place: This opportunity takes place at various sites in Nottingham and across the county  

How many places are on offer?

Many roles are available

Purpose of Role:

This is an opportunity to support the national coronavirus vaccination programme at the Richard Herrod Centre in Carlton. You will be a steward, signposting and guiding members of the public.

You will not be involved in giving vaccinations.

Role Description:

• Meeting and Greeting
• Assisting with car parking where applicable
• Signpost and guiding members of the public where to go
• Providing extra support to those in need ie; mobility issues, elderly etc.
• Liaising with centre staff and other volunteers to ensure a smooth flow of members of the public
• To follow UK government advice on Covid-19 https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
• To maintain confidentiality at all times and be comfortable communicating with a face mask
• keep good time-keeping and show regular commitment

The project is expected to run for 6 months - but could be extended to 9 months

This role has clear boundaries of things that you won't be doing:
• No clinical advice or medical advice
• No lifting of heavy equipment
• No administering of vaccines

Initial induction will be by email and / or phone.

You will be supported on site by a named person (the site manager or senior nurse manager) with phone access to the volunteer coordinator.

PPE will be provided.

Skills and Qualifications:

Time commitment:
Wednesday 12 - 4 and 4 - 8
Thursday All shifts
Friday All shifts
Saturday All shifts
Sunday All shifts

Requirements of the role: You must be 18 years or older to volunteer, be prepared to undergo training and pre placement checks, have a professional and friendly demeanour and be punctual and dependable.

When required:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this opportunity.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

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

Over 18 and under 70

Are there gender restrictions for this opportunity? No
Is the opportunity accessible to disabled people? Yes
Disability restrictions:

Please discuss your access and other needs with us to help us to understand if this role is suitable for you.

How long before volunteer can expect a response?

Initial response will be within three days

How long to complete training and recruitment?

About a week

Volunteer Expenses offered? Yes
Induction and Training offered? Yes
Support and Supervision offered? Yes
Has a risk assessment been carried out? Yes
DBS Disclosure required? No

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