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Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is fortunate in having around 300 volunteers over its three sites (Leighton Hospital, Northwich Infirmary and Elmhurst Intermediate Care Centre in Winsford). Volunteers provide a valuable resource, which enhances patient care by giving practical help and support to our patients and staff.

Could you be a hospital volunteer?

If you can spare 2-3 hours each week, you could join our volunteering team to: 

  • Help on the wards, including serving refreshments and assisting with meal times

  • Assist with reception duties in various departments

  • Meet and greet in main reception

  • Help with enquiries, directing and signposting visitors and patients

  • Support our busy Pharmacy team 

  • Chat to patients on the wards

  • Support with garden projects

  • Join the Chaplaincy team

  • Present on hospital radio

  • Help with various administration and clerical roles across a range of departments 

  • ... and more!

Current Vacancies

Our current volunteering opportunities will be posted on NHS Jobs and the MCHFT website under 'Current Vacancies' on the 'Work for us' page. 

Interested or want more information?

Contact Jo Newbrook, Voluntary Services Manager, on jo.newbrook@mcht.nhs.uk or volunteer@mcht.nhs.uk, or call 01270 612311. 

Royal Voluntary Service (formally WRVS). RVS volunteers help in their tea bar, located in the Outpatients Department at Leighton Hospital and Northwich Infirmary.

 Please contact Phil Glover on 07930 287413 or email phil.glover@royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk.

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