Providing admin support to the Trust clinics, departments and ward s. You may be required to do filing, data inputting, answering the telephone, dealing with patient enquiries.
The opportunities we offer
The roles we offer
Supporting the work of the hospital charity in raising funds to support Trust services and initiatives to improve the quality of support provided to patients. Currently the main source support is through the selling of merchandise on the charity stall based in The Whittington Hospital.
Macmillan Cancer Support
We need volunteers to help run the Macmillan Information and Support Centre at the Whittington Hospital. We provide information and support to anyone affected by cancer: patients; relatives and friends; the general public; and to health care professionals who need detailed information.
Mobile Library Trolley
To support in-patients on the wards by providing books, magazines and papers (free of charge). The role also requires good communication skills as you will be dealing with a wide variety of patients who may require compassionate care and support during their stay in hospital.
Pastoral and Spiritual Care Visitor
As with the ward befrienders, to provide social/emotional support to patients who may require support on a more spiritual level because of their faiths/beliefs.
The role is to provide refreshments to patients waiting for their appointments in the out-patients department of The Whittington Hospital.
Our ward befrienders provide social and emotional support for patients/visitors whilst in the hospital. Ward befrienders are based in our inpatient wards, and interact with patients, visitors, as well as staff to ensure that patients are supported during their stay in the hospital.
Our welcoming guide provides an initial point of contact for those visiting the hospital, whether that is for hospital admissions, clinic appointments or visiting friends and/or relatives. The role is to support patients and visitors attending the hospital to ensure that they get to their destination.