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					University Hospital
                              Would like to meet people from all walks of life?
About     University
Hospital:
                              Do you have good communication skills?
University        Hospitals
Voluntary Services have
been part of the staff at      Volunteer opportunities:
University        Hospitals
Coventry & Warwickshire        •   Meet & Greet - Helps to make a patient's time in hospital
NHS Trust since 1971.
                                   more comfortable by chatting, listening, reading, running an
Volunteers play a vital
                                   errand or escorting a patient on a short walk.
role in the smooth
running       of    various    •   Drinks Trolley – provide a high standard of service to
services at the hospital           patients in the delivery of beverage & snacks service.
and have a positive
                               •   Radio Presenter- Provide entertainment for the patients
impact on the many
                                   offering them a diverse range of music and topics to make their
visitors to the hospital.
                                   stay in hospital more pleasurable.
 Where?                        •   Play Assistant – help children and young people adjust to
 Walsgrave, Coventry               their time in hospital, providing normal play activities.

 When?
 To suit volunteer and
                              Interested?
 organisation
                              Please sign up with VOLUNTEERING AND EMPLOYABILITY to
                              receive this organisations contact details.
 Benefits to you:
 Support sessions             You can sign up by visiting the office, going to the website or by
 Hands on experience          emailing volunteering.su
 Social events
 Interact with                Once you have arranged your volunteering please return the
 professional people          Placement Agreement and Volunteering Time Sheet (found in your
                              Volunteer Guide) to CUSU Volunteering and Employability to receive
                              your certificates.
 Requirements:
 CRB Checks may be
 required
 Reference checks                                                 “The patients were always gald
 Two hour commitment                                              to see me and I felt like it was
 every week                                                       an important part of their day.”
 Six months
 commitment required



VOLUNTEERING AND EMPLOYABILITY.                       Email:volunteering.su@coventry.ac.uk
Location: Priory Street Students’ Union.              Website: www.cusu.org/volunteering
Open: Tuesday - Friday 10 am - 4 pm.                  Phone: (024) 7679 5210

				
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