Volunteer Application Form
Hospice relies on the generous contributions of our amazing volunteers. Thank you for your interest in applying to become a Hospice volunteer.
Please read the following information and complete this form
As part of the requirements for volunteering for our organisation, we need some information from you via:
- Volunteer Application Form
This information is needed by Hospice Mid-Northland to assist in your placement in the volunteer team, for contact details in the case of an emergency and for our statistical purposes.
- Ministry of Justice Security Form
This form is needed to ascertain any security issues that may impact on volunteer placement. This ensures that Hospice Mid-Northland is protected when working in the public arena.
- A copy of your Driver's License and/or Passport
For the identification and/or for those driving on our behalf. This can be photocopied at Hospice Mid-Northland.
Please complete and submit electronically to apply to become a Hospice Mid-Northland volunteer. Alternatively, you can print the electronic copy below or pick up a hard copy form from the Hospice Mid-Northland office.
The information you supply will not be disclosed to any other party or organisation. It will be held on a secure database in a locked facility and you may request a copy of your information at any time.
There are many ways that you can help as a Hospice Mid-Northland volunteer, including:
|Supporting patients:||In their own homes. Non-clinical support (eg company, reading, comforting presence).|
|Special Time Therapist:||Providing complementary therapies in Kerikeri or Hokianga. Must hold certificates of training/practice.|
|Special Time Hostess:||Ensuring patients/family catered for and lounge clear and welcoming in Kerikeri or Hokianga.|
|Shop Volunteer:||Full-time, on-call, backroom support or team leaders.|
|Sorting Centre Volunteer:||Sorting, cleaning and pricing donated goods. Full-commitment or on-call.|
|Clearance Shed:||Open and close the clearance shed ready to sell donated goods.|
|Jack of All Trades:||Storeman at the Hospice Shop or Processing Centre, clearing drop-off area. Cleaning and repairing.|
|Lifter, Shifter Driver:||Moving our hospital loan equipment and/or shop donations.|
|Fundraising Events Support:||Coordinating, baking or helping on the day (for one or more events as wished).|
|Hospice Office Support:||Answer phones and assist with folding and labelling of newsletters etc.|
|Grounds and Maintenance||At Hospice Mid-Northland on 464 Kerikeri Road. Gardening, window washing, working bees, trade - painting, plumbing etc|
|Catering, Baking||Provide baking for the freezer or events when required and help at functions.|
Please select the appropriate primary volunteer role in the form below and state what other roles you may be able to help Hospice with.