Book Trolley

Purpose of the Role: To provide the opportunity for patients to borrow books or magazines.


Specific Duties:

  • Stocking the trolley with books from storage
  • Pushing the trolley around selected wards and offering books to patients
  • Keeping the catalogue up to date with books borrowed and returned


Personal Attributes Required:

  • Well developed communication skills (listening, speaking, nonverbal)
  • A non judgemental attitude; empathy and patience
  • A willingness to be a part of the team at Hollywood
  • An interest in reading
  • 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
  • An understanding of the importance of confidentiality