We are looking to recruit ward assistant volunteers to support ward staff in providing care for patients by carrying out basic tasks for patients.

Tasks may include the following:

  • Filling up water jugs and giving to the patients, taking the tea trolley round to the patients.
  • Assisting with patient’s lunches, help with cutting up food and clearing    away.
  • Conversing and sitting with the patients.
  • Taking part in activities with patients, such as jigsaws, games and reading to the patients.

2-3 hours a week (for at least 6 months)

Please see role descriptor for more information:

Ward Assistant – St. Mary’s Melton Mowbray – Jan 22