5-7 The Cross

Forfar, Angus DD8 1BX

01307 466 113

Mon - Fri: 9:00 - 17:00

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Voluntary Action Angus

Clinic Volunteer

GP surgeries and health settings require volunteers to help at their very busy vaccination clinics. These volunteers support staff at the vaccination hubs. They carry out a range of duties to support this including sanitising, face coverings.

  • Help meet and greet people coming for their vaccination and be the ‘friendly face’ of the vaccination process to help keep people calm in a potentially tense and anxiety inducing environment.
  • Be prepared to work in well-ventilated venue (in other words, come dressed in warm clothes!)
  • Provide directions to patients accessing the centre once they have been clerked in by administrative staff
  • Encourage physical distancing for those who are visiting the vaccination centre, directing them to use the hand sanitizer and give out surgical masks as appropriate.
  • Observation of the post vaccine waiting area and alerting a senior member of staff if people are unwell post vaccination
  • Be honest and let us know as soon as possible if you develop any Covid-19 symptoms

Availability: any day, any time.

Restrictions:

  • To minimise the risk of contracting serious COVID 19, volunteer over 70 and those at higher risk for COVID-19 are discouraged from applying. Full PPE – socially distancing to be adhered.
  • Experience required: People skills, friendly demeanour, ability to keep calm in tense situations
  • Travel details: This volunteering takes place across ANGUS. There are a number of mass vaccination hubs and satellite hubs throughout Angus.
  • Minimum age: 16

Support:

  • Expenses paid: Yes
  • Expenses details: Travel expenses can be claimed on a monthly basis
  • Support: Named Contact For Volunteer, Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THIS VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITY