Host Organisation: East Cheshire NHS Trust

Help welcome visitors to Macclesfield General Hospital and provide them with a face mask to ensure they keep with the new government guidance

Opportunity Interests: Health and Wellbeing services
Type of Activity: Stewarding / Event Management
Location: Macclesfield
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Anytime

You will be the friendly face of the hospital, distributing face masks to all visitors who are not already wearing a covering. The role will be part of a rota of many volunteers on 3 hour shifts \t various entrances to the hospital. You will need to wear a mask while on shift, but also retain social distance where possible.
• Part of a weekly rota, at an agreed time and agreed location
• Stand behind a table in the agreed location with facemasks
• Ask all people coming into the hospital to take and wear a face mask
• To maintain social distancing, stand behind the table during the shift and place mask on table, step back and allow person to take mask
• Facemask must be worn and will be provided for your own use

Volunteer Commitment: Short Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: No
Skills and Qualifications Required:

A friendly, welcoming personality!

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?:
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?: Yes
If yes, for what and at what rate?:

35p/mile for petrol, or the cost of a pubic transport ticket

What support is available for the volunteer?:

support is available through the volunteer co-ordinator and other staff

What training is available for the volunteer?:

Induction