Ward Shop Trolley Volunteer

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust

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We are looking for Ward Shop Trolley volunteers for our Intermediate Care Unit at Lewes Victoria Hospital, where our patients are offered short-term recovery and rehabilitation.  You would be offering a shop trolley service, enabling patients to buy small items and sundries to provide confirm during their stay in the unit.

If you enjoy being in a busy environment and chatting with people, feel confident in selling goods and handling money, please do get in touch.


  • Self-motivated; with an ability to think on your feet and work independently
  • Punctual and dependable
  • Professional and friendly demeanour
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrates empathy and compassion
  • A willingness to abide by SCFT's guidelines, including Confidentiality, Health & Safety, Safeguarding Adults & Children and Manual Handling.


  1. You will be part of a friendly team
  2. You will learn new skills
  3. Fast paced and rewarding environment to volunteer in.

Practical Considerations

  • You must be aged 16+to apply
  • You must have a Standard DBS check for this role.  We can help to arrange this.
  • Completion of Occupational Health and self-declaration forms
  • Complete SCFT Volunteer Statutory Training
  • You will receive a local induction
  • You will be issued with a Volunteer Handbook
  • Support and direction will be offered by the Ward Manager and Ward staff.

When do I need to be available?

Details Aftenoons, time to be agreed with candidate
Morning Afternoon Evening

Where does this role take place?

Voluntary & Community Development Services, A Block
Brighton General Hospital
Elm Grove
East Sussex

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  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training