Endoscopy (Food Service)

Purpose of the Role:  To provide support for nurses by offering tea/coffee/refreshments for post-operative patients


Specific Duties:

  • Check the supplies and restock the drawer with biscuits sugar, tea, so ready to go
  • Prepare the trays with cups biscuits and the basics so when nurses say what patients want, the extras can be added.
  • Be available for patients to make requests/check if they would like more tea/coffee/sandwich etc
  • Chatting to/ keeping patients company if they want to talk/want company
  • Keep waiting area tidy
  • Offer visitors tea/coffee
  • Load/unload work dishwasher
  • Accompany patients to the taxi stand /to their vehicle as requested
  • Assist with clerical duties if endoscopy suite is quiet, as requested


Personal Attributes Required:

  • Well-developed communication skills (listening, speaking, nonverbal) and the ability to interact with people from diverse backgrounds
  • A non judgemental attitude; empathy and patience
  • A willingness to be a part of the team at Hollywood
  • An understanding of the importance of confidentiality
  • A genuine interest in and liking of people
  • Reliability, punctuality and the ability to commit time to volunteer on a regular basis
  • A willingness to undergo orientation and training and to attend Volunteer Services Meetings