Covid Vaccination Centre Volunteer Marshal

Organisation Name: Nimbuscare Ltd - NHS Provider

Organisation Address:
Regus Tower Court
Oakdale Road
Clifton Moor
York

Organisation's Cause:
Health

Type of Voluntary Activity:
Advice / Information / Support
Community Work
Coronavirus support
Event Support
Greeter / Welcomer
Outdoor
Volunteering with Older Adults

Location of Voluntary Activity:
Dringhouses and Woodthorpe Ward

Role description:
This volunteer role is to support the vaccination site at Moor Lane Car Park, Tadcaster Road, York, YO24 1LW

The role will be to greet patients, check bookings, direct incoming vehicles and marshal patients through the walk-through vaccination centres.

The clinicians on site will perform the actual vaccinations and there are on-site wellbeing facilities (including for refreshments), and all COVID-safe procedures are followed including the provision of PPE.

All staff and patients on site are required to wear PPE and all volunteers will be provided with PPE and a high visibility vest.

Skills and behaviours needed for the role:
Confident communicator
Customer service skills
Preparedness for volunteering outside and being on your feet for 4 hours
A willingness to get stuck in as part of the team

Will there be a DBS check? Yes

Driving Licence required? No

Volunteer's own vehicle required? No

Suitable for:
Groups
Ongoing Volunteering
Short term Volunteering

What will the volunteer gain/benefit from:
Full training for the role NHS knowledge Transferable skills Sense of pride and duty in supporting the community during these unprecedented times

When are volunteers needed: Vaccinations are taking place 7 days a week and each day is split into three 4-hour long shifts (8:15-12:15, 12:10-16:10, 16:00-20:00). Once signed-up you can choose which shifts you'd like to sign up for each week. Most shifts are likely to be outdoors.

How to get involved:
Please send an email expressing your interest to nimbuscare.volunteer@nhs.net. You will then be sent information about onboarding and be invited to an on-site orientation visit.

Web link: Click here

Closing date: 01-06-2021