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Voluntary

HindiHC

About the organisation

Bright Future Organisation was set up in 2006 with the core objective of alleviating loneliness, preserving and protecting the health of those ... Read more

Job Description

A Charitable Organisation, based in London NW10 area is looking a Part - Time Hindi Speaking Volunteer Support Worker / Outreach / Health Carer for our Service User in the Wembley area of London.


The Charity provides Volunteer Outreach / Healthcare Staff to help vulnerable persons such as the Elderly, Disabled, persons with Learning Disabilities, persons with Mental Health needs. 

Volunteer Health Care Staff perform duties such as:- 

  • Befriending / Companionship e.g. talking, reading, watching TV, playing games (Cards, scrabble, etc.) 
  • Taking service users out of their homes for walks or bus rides
  • Going out together for a meal or coffee and shopping trips
  • Participating in group outings organized for service users
  • Accompanying Service Users to appointments
  • Help with cooking light meals, including cultural and dietary foods 
  • Assistance with occasional light domestic duties such as dusting and washing up

Key Skills / Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Must have current Enhanced DBS or willing to have one done, fees met by the Organisation 
  • Min NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care or working towards the qualifications 
  • Experience working as a Health Care Worker in Care Setting such as Hospitals, Nursing/Residential Care Homes, Supported Living Projects and One-to-one would be an advantage 
  • Experience in befriending work would be an advantage but not essential
  • Be a good listener and have good communication skills
  • Be patient, caring, sympathetic and non-judgmental
  • Fluent in English language, both written and spoken
  • Be willing to give a few weekly hours of 1-2 hours

Commitment:

Must be willing to commit to at least 6 months of active volunteering with the Organisation 
 

Benefits:

  • Out of pocket expenses reimbursed
  • Giving back and making a valuable contribution to the community by helping those in need
  • Making new friends with various individuals from different backgrounds
  • Opportunity for practical experience and free training