Kendal, Cumbria
Job description

Customer Service Volunteer - Mobility Aids
Come and join our friendly team based in Kendal and support your local community!

Location: Kendal British Red Cross, Unit 3 Riverside Business Park, LA9 7SX

We are interested in applicants who can commit to volunteering a few hours a week on any weekday (daytime Monday to Friday) on a regular basis.

We provide people in your community with wheelchairs on a short-term basis.

Our Customer Service Volunteers use their people and administration skills to serve the public who require a wheelchair or other mobility equipment.

Your time will help people in your community stay independent by accessing a wheelchair.

Activities include:

  • Issuing and receiving wheelchairs (or other mobility aids equipment) using a computer based stock control system.

  • Demonstrating how to use and look after our wheelchairs (and other equipment).

  • Dealing with enquiries from people wanting to borrow a wheelchair (or other equipment) by telephone, face to face and online.

We Offer:

  • The opportunity to meet new people and be part of a dynamic and inclusive team

  • Free training and ongoing upskilling.

  • Reimbursement of out of pocket expenses

  • The chance to truly make a difference to local lives.

Click Apply Online to register your interest and we will be in touch to arrange a phone call with you.


For further information, please email: or call 01227 864712

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Posted on: 15 July 2019
Closed date: 13 August 2019
Job ref: REQ0000025GG
Tags: Vocational/Services, Care Management