There are so many ways to get involved, from marshalling at an event to supporting in our offices. Whether it's minutes or months, hours or days, the time you give really does make a difference. 

Volunteer Catering Assistant

Saint Catherine's are currently looking for a Volunteer Catering Assistant support the Catering team, who provide meals and snacks to Patients, Visitors, Staff & Volunteers. The role is varied and interesting, covering all aspects of a busy kitchen.

Duties are:

  • To assist in the preparation of vegetables etc. for the main meals
  • To prepare and present sandwiches, salads, and snacks as required
  • To assist with receiving deliveries of food, and checking stock
  • To assist with clearing of crockery, cutlery, etc. as required
  • To assist in maintaining high standards of cleaning, food hygiene and food handling
  • To attend mandatory training, team meetings and volunteer support meetings
  • To uphold the principles, policies, procedures and core values of Saint Catherine's 
  • To maintain absolute confidentiality at all times

If you would be interested in this role please contact Ian Marshall on 01723 351421

Volunteer Gardener

Saint Catherine's are currently looking for a Volunteer Gardener to maintain the gardens at Saint Catherine's Hospice Throxenby Lane site or its satellite Day Hospice at Whitby, our Gardening teams ensure that the gardens are relaxing and pleasant spaces to be used by all who attend or visit Saint Catherine's.

Duties are:

  • Maintain gardens, grass cutting, weeding, planting, pruning, potting out, and other garden related tasks.
  • To ensure that duties are carried out safely and with consideration for service users.
  • To prepare the gardens for special events, e.g. sunflower appeal, summer fair.
  • To ensure that tools and equipment are in good working order.
  • To attend mandatory training, team meetings and volunteer support meetings
  • To uphold the principles, policies, procedures and core values of Saint Catherine's Hospice
  • To maintain absolute confidentiality at all times

If you would be interested in this role please contact Ian Marshall on 01723 351421

Relief Receptionists on Main Reception

Saint Catherine's are looking for four relief receptionists to work on our main reception. The role will involve signing visitors in and out, manning the phone switch board and looking after the Hospice gift shop amongst other tasks.

If you would be interested in this role please contact Ian Marshall on 01723 351421

In-Patient Unit Receptionist

Saint Catherine's are currently recruiting for three receptionists to cover the In-Patient Unit Reception Desk.

The shifts are:

Friday morning 9.00am – 1pm – one vacancy

Relief receptionists – two vacancies

If you would be interested in this role please contact Ian Marshall on 01723 351421

Volunteer Drivers

Saint Catherine's are currently recruiting for volunteer drivers to safely transport patients to specified locations.  Most of the regular driving is for our Day Hospice but we also have ad-hoc patient transport requirements (e.g. taking patients home from the In-Patient Unit after respite care and transporting patients for appointments). The Hospice covers all areas of the Borough of Scarborough, Ryedale and parts of East Yorkshire.

If you would be interested in this role please contact Ian Marshall on 01723 351421

Volunteer Housekeeper

Saint Catherine's are recruiting for volunteer housekeepers to support the housekeeping team on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. The housekeeping team provide all of the cleaning and laundry services to the hospice during day time hours. The role is varied and interesting, and involves regular contact with patients and their families, as well as providing for the needs of the non-patient areas and education centre.

Duties are:

  • Complete the role induction and training to a satisfactory level
  • Cleaning wherever required within hospice buildings, according to the schedules.
  • Laundry – collecting, transporting, sorting, cleaning, ironing, and all other aspects of the care and preparation of laundry, as required.
  • Assistance with the maintenance and sewing of linen etc, as appropriate.
  • Care, cleaning, and basic maintenance of equipment used in housekeeping work.
  • Assist with flowers, as appropriate.
  • To attend mandatory training, team meetings and volunteer support meetings
  • To uphold the principles, policies, procedures and core values of Saint Catherine's Hospice

If you would be interested in this role please contact Ian Marshall on 01723 351421

  • To maintain absolute confidentiality at all times

Shop Volunteer Various Shops

Saint Catherine's are recruiting for shop volunteers to cover various Saint Catherine's shops. Each Saint Catherine's shop is different but duties will include:

  • Sorting through donations and picking suitable items for sale.
  • The promotion of Gift Aid
  • Restocking the Shop
  • Steaming clothes
  • Pricing of stock in accordance with the Shop Managers guidelines
  • Merchandising stock for the best possible effect
  • Till work
  • Dealing with customers face to face and on the telephone
  • Shop rotation
  • Maintain high standards of housekeeping throughout the shop
  • To attend mandatory training, team meetings and volunteer support meetings

 

Victoria Road Scarborough

2 x Student Volunteer (18+)

1 x Hours 10am-1pm Saturday

1 x Hours 1pm-4pm Saturday

 

Ramshill Scarborough

Stockroom Assistants

1 x Morning Shift Thursday

1 x Morning & Afternoon Friday 

1 x Morning & Afternoon Saturday 

 

Helmsley

Shop Assistants 

1 x 1pm-4pm Wednesday

1 x  10am- 1pm Saturday

1 x 10am-1pm & 1pm-4pm Sunday

 

Pickering

Shop Assitants

1 x Morning and Afternoon Tuesday

1 x Morning Shift Friday 

1 x Morning and Afternoon Saturday