Volunteering opportunities

Current volunteering opportunities

We accept applications from individuals from 16 years old for our Youth Volunteering Programme opportunities, and from 18 years old for all other roles advertised here. All of our roles carry a minimum expected commitment, in most cases this will be six months. We advise people to ensure that they have at least nine months available from the point of application so that they are able to commit to at least six months in role.

For enquiries relating to work experience at our hospitals please visit the Trust’s website.

 

Queen Charlotte’s & Chelsea Hospital

We are looking for volunteers to join the team and fulfil our new role of Hospital Host at Queen Charlotte’s & Chelsea Hospital. This role will be based in two of our busy Outpatients departments which, across the Trust, welcomes around one million patients per year. Hospital Hosts will be the empathetic, supportive and friendly first point of contact for visitors to our hospitals.
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St Mary's Hospital

We are looking for friendly volunteers to fulfil a role in fast pace environments with patients of any age who have experienced unexpected trauma. Mealtime Support Volunteers will be friendly, interacting with patients as appropriate and supporting staff to distribute meals ensuring the patient has everything they need.
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Hammersmith Hospital

We are looking for people to join a friendly and tight-knit team of volunteers serving visitors at the retail outlets in Hammersmith Hospital. You’ll provide outstanding and empathetic customer service with a patient, calm and friendly manner. You’ll be proficient in, or willing to learn, to process payments using a till. There will also be opportunities to help fundraise too!
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Charing Cross Hospital

We are looking for people to join a friendly and tight-knit team of volunteers serving members of the public, staff and visitors within the hospital outlet situated at Charing Cross Hospital.
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Charing Cross Hospital

We are looking for volunteers to join the team and fulfil a new role at Charing Cross Hospital as Mealtime Support Volunteers. This role will be based in a busy inpatient ward and volunteers will be friendly, interacting with patients as appropriate and supporting staff to distribute meals ensuring the patient has everything they need.
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Charing Cross Hospital

We are looking for volunteers to join the team at Charing Cross Hospital to support patients in the waiting area of the Pain Management Clinic (located on 2 South). Volunteers will help to ensure that patients are checked in properly for their appointment, as well assisting them to complete the pain assessment questionnaire, either using an electronic tablet or a paper form.
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Western Eye Hospital

We are looking for volunteers to join the team of active Hospital Host volunteers in two departments at Western Eye Hospital. This role will be based in our busy Outpatients department. Hospital Hosts will be the empathetic, supportive and friendly first point of contact for patients and their families and friends visiting our hospitals.
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Queen Charlotte's and Chelsea Hospital

We are looking for volunteers to join the team and fulfil our new role of Hospital Host at Queen Charlotte’s & Chelsea Hospital. This role will be based in two of our busy Outpatients departments which, across the Trust, welcomes around one million patients per year. Hospital Hosts will be the empathetic, supportive and friendly first point of contact for patients and their families and friends visiting our hospitals.
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St Mary's Hospital

We are looking for volunteers to join the team of active Hospital Host volunteers in two departments at St Mary’s Hospital. This role will be based in two of our busy Outpatients departments, which welcome around one million patients per year. Hospital Hosts will be the empathetic, supportive and friendly first point of contact for patients and their families and friends visiting our hospitals.
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Charing Cross Hospital

We are looking for volunteers to join the team and support our busy departments specialising in urgent care and discharge at Charing Cross Hospital. Volunteers will need to be friendly, enthusiastic and be able to show resilience, in what can be a very challenging environment to volunteer in. Volunteers will provide companionship to patients, give information about the patient journey, and offer refreshments or activities to those awaiting discharge.
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St Mary's Hospital

We are looking for people to join a friendly and tight-knit team of volunteers serving members of the public, staff and visitors within café situated in the main outpatients waiting area at St Mary's Hospital. You will provide outstanding and empathetic customer service with a patient, calm and friendly manner. You’ll be proficient in, or willing to learn, to process payments using a till.
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Hammersmith Hospital

We are looking for volunteers to join the team and fulfil a new role at Hammersmith Hospital as Mealtime Support Volunteers. This role will be based in a fast pace environment with patients having medical conditions relating to their heart. Mealtime Support Volunteers will be friendly, interacting with patients as appropriate and supporting staff to distribute meals ensuring the patient has everything they need.
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St Mary's Hospital

We are looking for volunteers to join our team and fulfil a new role at St Mary’s Hospital. Hospital Welcome Volunteers will be the friendly and helpful first point of contact for patients and their families and friends visiting our hospitals. Helping to direct or lead patients around the hospital site, advising on the safest or quickest routes to their destinations.
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