Facilities Volunteer (Maintenance)

Supporting facilities team with carrying out maintenance schedule – examples of tasks include:

  • Painting and decorating
  • Changing light bulbs
  • Maintenance of patient equipment and furniture
  • Support routine alarm testing
  • General building maintenance


  • An aptitude / interest in practical ‘DIY’ tasks
  • Organised and methodical
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Comfortable and confident working across the full hospice site, including clinical areas
  • Keen to work as part of a team
  • Ability to support physically demanding tasks (moving furniture etc)
  • Ability to model our values and standards of behaviour


  • Age restrictions
    Over 16's
  • DBS check required
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
    Travel expenses can be reimbursed.
  • Ongoing support
    1-2-1 support/ organisational support available.
  • Training provided
    Non-clinical mandatory training (online) / on site training
  • Volunteer induction

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 03/03/2023

End Date: 01/03/2025

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Regent Avenue,
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear

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