Volunteers are at the heart of Hospice – without our volunteers, we simply could not provide the same level of care to our community.
Retail Volunteers for Hospice Waikato Shops
We are looking for Volunteer Retail Sales Assistants to join our fabulous Retail teams. This is an opportunity to make use of your retail experience or learn new retail skills. Our store accepts donations from the public which we need to sort, clean and prepare for sale. You will be providing customer service, restocking shelves and general retail shop work. We have a great team based environment. Full training will be given.
The following positions are available in our stores:
Cambridge: Fridays 10.30-2pm and Saturdays 10am – 1pm
Morrinsville: Mondays 9am – 12.30pm or 12.30pm – 4pm, Tuesdays 12.30pm – 4pm, Fridays 12.30pm – 4pm, Saturdays 10am – 1pm
Clyde Street: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 9am – 12.30pm, Monday, Thursday and Friday 12.30-4pm
Victoria Street: Monday, Tuesday and Friday 9am – 12.30pm, Thursday 12.30pm – 4pm
Te Awamutu: Wednesdays 9-4pm, Saturdays 10am – 2pm
Lake Road: Wednesday 12.30pm – 4pm, Thursdays 12.30pm – 4pm, Friday 9am – 12.30pm, Saturdays 9.30am – 1pm
Receptionist – Gallagher Family Hospice
Working from the Gallagher Family Hospice on Cobham Drive your role will be assisting our receptionists on the front desk. Greeting patients and families, answering the phone, assisting with faxing and administration jobs. Alternate Friday mornings, 9am – 12.30pmand Friday afternoons, 12.30 – 4pm.
We are looking for two qualified massage therapists to join our fabulous team and provide our patients and carers relaxation massage. Massage table, oils and linen is provided. Shifts are 3 hours long and could be morning or afternoons on Mondays or Fridays. You will be working from our lovely massage room as well as providing massage within our In Patient unit, all products are supplied. You must be a qualified Massage Therapist.
We are looking for volunteers to assist in a range of duties throughout the Hospice Waikato warehouse. Shifts available: Monday to Friday 8am – 2pm. Based at our Warehouse in Lake Road, Frankton.
Driver for Hospice Shop Collections Truck – HT License is not required
We are looking for someone to drive our Hospice truck and help with the picking up of second hand goods around the Waikato Region. You will need to be fit and strong enough to lift furniture. You will need a driver’s license (HT license not required). Based at our Lake Road Warehouse in Frankton, Hamilton. Shifts available each day, a team of two or three are on the truck at any one time. Monday to Friday 8.00am– 2pm. Drivers assistants are also required.
Volunteers at Hospice Waikato fulfill a wide variety of roles. If you would like to learn more about regular volunteering, you can register your interest here or contact our Manager of Volunteer Services Karen Mansfield by email or by calling (07) 859 3832.