Inpatient Unit Listening volunteer

Our Inpatient Unit Nursing support volunteers work with other members of the clinical team to provide a holistic service for patients in our Inpatient unit.

Inpatient Unit Listening volunteer

Opportunity details

Location Peace Hospice, Watford

Team Supportive Care

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Likely hours 3 to 4 hours per week on a Thursday or Friday

Our short stay Inpatient Unit (IPU) provides symptom, pain and medication management for patients dealing with a life limiting illness, as well as end-of-life care for those in the last days of their life. Our Listener volunteers will provide one to one emotional support to patients and family members on the IPU as identified by the nursing team.

This role sits under our Supportive Care team who provide a holistic support service to patients, carers or family members both pre and post bereavement.