Hyndburn - Older People's Service


Woodlands Home For Older People - Woodlands Home for Older People (Clayton-le-Moors) – Shopping Assistant Volunteer

Woodlands Home for Older People (Clayton-le-Moors) – Shopping Assistant Volunteer

 

Warwick Avenue, Clayton-le-Moors, BB5 5RW

 

Overview

 

Older people services operates using quality services which are provided in a safe way for all residents.

 

Our core purpose is to provide high quality competitive, and person centred residential and day time support for the people of Lancashire.

 

Support from a Volunteer can help make a difference in someone's life, even if it's just a smile.

 

Tasks

  • As a Shopping Volunteer you will be encouraged to assist an older person on a one-to-one basis to access the community and support whilst doing their shopping.  

 

Days of this opportunity are flexible. Specific days will be arranged upon enquiry.

Personal Qualities

Shopping Volunteers need to:

  • Be good communicators
  • Be committed
  • Patience
  • Empathy
  • Knowledge of Older People's needs
  • Dementia awareness

 

Volunteers will also be provided with relevant training required for this role.

 

To apply - click the 'Fill in an application' button on the right of this screen

Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Monday Afternoon
  • Tuesday Afternoon
  • Wednesday Afternoon
  • Thursday Afternoon
  • Friday Afternoon