Blackrock Hospice: Volunteer Drivers

Blackrock Hospice, part of Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services provides with loving care, high quality, person-centred health and social care services in the Hospice and community.
http://olh.ie/our-services/palliative-care/blackrock/

Volunteer Drivers are key to ensuring that patients can reach the services they vitally need here at Blackrock Hospice. Drivers provide transport for Day Hospice to collect and return visitors / patients / family members to Blackrock Hospice or their home by prior arrangement with staff.

As a driver, you role will be to make patients / visitors feel comfortable at all times e.g. gentle conversation and to represent the Hospice by having a friendly, sensitive and courteous manner in all dealings with visitors, patients, staff and the public. We are currently looking for 2 drivers available primarily on Tuesdays or Wednesdays weekly. Training, support and reimbursement of expenses is provided.

What's required for this position:

  • Valid full driver’s license and safe driving record
  • Comprehensive Insurance
  • Access to a vehicle that is roadworthy, reliable, clean and suitable for client’s needs.
  • No health conditions that may impair ability to drive safely
  • Over 25 years old
  • Mature, personable manner

Blackrock Hospice is at Sweetman's Ave, Blackrock, Co. Dublin, A94 F8D9

Accessible from Blackrock Dart Station and bus routes 4, 7, 7n, 8, 46e. http://bit.ly/29eqsQv

For further information and application details, please contact:

Margot Kenny
Volunteer Coordinator
Our Lady's Hospice & Care Services
Harold's Cross & Blackrock
Tel: 406 8898
Mobile: 087 1834211
www.olh.ie

Region: 

Dublin

Expiry date: 

26/05/17

Date Entered/Updated: 

20/04/17