Where: Wellbeing Centre and hospice catchment area

When: flexible and dependent on need

DBS: enhanced with adult barring check required

Age: due to the role, minimum age 25


About the role

Our Wellbeing Drivers are vital to many of our day patients, who wouldn’t be able to get to the hospice for their appointments and classes without their help. You will be driving patients to and from their own homes, providing calm and friendly companionship on the way.  

Key responsibilities

  • Using your own vehicle to collect patients and drive them to and from the hospice
  • Accompanying patients from your car to the hospice
  • Notifying the Wellbeing team of any issues or concerns
  • Complying with relevant hospice policies and procedures
  • To comply with the relevant policies and procedures of St Wilfrid’s Hospice.

Your skills, abilities and qualifications

  • Full valid UK driving licence
  • Insurance to cover voluntary or business work
  • Access to a roadworthy car (ideally five-door)
  • Safe, responsible, accomplished driver
  • Good listening skills
  • A helpful and friendly manner with a caring disposition
  • Knowledge of our catchment area

Apply and more information

To apply please complete the application form and return it by email, post, or drop it in next time you’re at the hospice.

If you have any questions, please email Voluntary Services at [email protected] or phone 01323 434200.