Independent Living Service Volunteer (Scottish Borders)

  • British Red Cross
  • Part Time
  • Galashiels
British Red Cross

Job Description

For people leaving hospital, adjusting to life at home can be a difficult time. Helping someone get their essential shopping, pick up their prescription or get the heating turned on can make all the difference for them to feel safe at home. This service operates from Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm We would like you to: - volunteer for 4 hours per week, either one 4 hour shift or 2 x 2 hours. - live within 20 miles of Galashiels - drive if possible but this is not essential. **Health and Safety Statement** We take an individual approach to ensuring your safety. We may ask you to complete a simple risk assessment. We will also have a conversation with you to discuss any restrictions that may still be in place in your region and identify any adjustments you may need. If you have any questions before applying please contact us at [email protected]

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