Specialist care for adults in Dorset with a life limiting illness

How can we help you?

We've put together some commonly asked questions to give you more information about Weldmar and the services we offer.

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Our latest volunteer vacancies

You’ll find our current opportunities listed below.

If you would like to find out more information before applying, or have an informal chat, please contact Caroline Munslow, our Volunteer Services Adviser, on 01305 756930.

If you don’t see a suitable volunteering opportunity listed, please complete our Volunteer Expression of Interest form and tell us a little more about you, so we can match you with the right role, or even create one for you!

Volunteer Expression of Interest Form

  • This will help us match you with volunteer opportunities that come up at Weldmar.
  • Would you be interested in...

  • Minimum age is 14 yrs in four nominated sites, or 17 yrs at all other retail sites. Working as part of a team to maximise sales, helping with any of the following: - Customer service - Taking cash and till operation - Topping up rails and fixtures - Arranging displays - Unpacking donated items - Steaming and general cleaning
  • Working alongside our Fundraising Team helping at major events. Other roles include: Pod & street collecting, Envelope stuffing or Office administration. There are also Friends Groups - Joining an established team of volunteers who organise their own events for Weldmar.
  • Minimum age is 18 yrs, or 16 yrs in supervised areas. Roles include: - Providing social practical support to patients in the community, for example transport, shopping, befriending - Helping at our Day Services, for example creative therapy, serving refreshments - Working on the Inpatient Unit at mealtimes - Areas of specialism such as bereavement support, spiritual care, carer support, complementary therapy.
  • Helping with a variety of duties, such as: - Reception - Flower Arranging - Handyman and Gardening - Finance - Office Administration
  • Have you any current medical conditions or general health restrictions that might affect your work as a volunteer?
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