Main Reception Volunteer

Location: Trinity Hospice, Bispham


To undertake administrative, telephone and greeting duties in support of the Receptionist and other staff within Trinity.



  • Greeting visitors to the Hospice.
  • Handling and transferring telephone calls using a small switchboard.
  •  Operating a pager system
  • Administrative duties surrounding admissions and the arrival of visitors and contractors to the Hospice
  • Accepting donations and promoting our Gift Aid scheme
  • Photocopying and operating a franking machine for outgoing post.
  • Operating a sales till for the Reception shop



  • Good communication skills
  • Good telephone manner
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to use initiative when required
  • Be empathetic and caring


What we offer you:

  • The opportunity to use your skills to complement our work
  • The chance to share your skills and experience with others
  • Training and support to build new skills
  •  A chance to meet lots of new people
  • The opportunity of working as part of a team of dedicated volunteers


Commitment needed:

Monday’s & Sunday’s of each week. Hours to be discussed with line manager.

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