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We are a charity providing care and support for adults and children with a progressive life-limiting illness, and those who care for them, in Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire.  ​​
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Retail and Trading Van Drivers' Mate Volunteer

Retail and Trading Van Drivers' Mate Volunteer

Long term role · 3–4 hrs/Week
Bainbridge House, 2 Northbridge Rd, Berkhamsted HP4 1EH, UK
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Rennie Grove Peace Hospice Care
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Summary

You will accompany the van driver helping to load and unload new clothes and items in bags and boxes between our distribution centre, shops and offices

Detailed description

Purpose of this role

 

The van drivers and their mates are a key element of our Retail and Trading operation. They ensure that both new and donated items are moved between our shops, Ecommerce centre and R&T hub to ensure that we maximise the income we can generate for the benefit of our patients and their families. They provide key support to our fast-moving retail environment, where no two days are the same.

 

Main tasks

 

·        Accompanying the van driver on the van run, helping to load, unload and handle donated and new clothes and items in bags and boxes between our distribution centre, shops and offices

 

What are we looking for?

 

·        an ability to move and handle heavy boxes and bags around the distribution centre and our shops and in and out of the delivery vehicle

·        someone who is personable and polite as in this role you will be representing Rennie Grove Peace in the community

·        someone who is sociable and will enjoy engaging with our retail teams, both staff and fellow volunteers


We are looking for someone who can help us on a weekly basis, either a morning or afternoon shift

 


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About Rennie Grove Peace Hospice Care

We are a charity providing care and support for adults and children with a progressive life-limiting illness, and those who care for them, in Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire.  ​​
Our support begins as soon as it is needed – whether that is at the point of diagnosis, or when a symptom or support need arises. Our patients are supported to live the best quality of life they can through the combination of outpatient, rehabilitation and supportive care services, Hospice at Home and inpatient care that is right for them. ​ ​
We are also here for those around our patients, including family, friends and carers, ensuring that everyone can receive the right support, wherever and whenever they need it.   ​​
Our care is provided at no cost to our patients and families and is made possible by the generous donations we receive from our local community.   ​