Group of volunteers at Blacktown Mount Druitt Hospital

Blacktown & Mount Druitt Hospitals

Volunteer Opportunities

We are looking for hard-working, dedicated volunteers to join our team!

Full training and support will be provided to suitable applicants.

Please note: applicants must undergo interviews and a criminal record check. Applicants must be able to give a 12-month commitment to volunteer.

Role Additional information Positions available Location Time Contact
Volunteers Required in Blacktown Hospital Imaging Department  Are you friendly and would enjoy supporting patients within our Imaging Department at Blacktown Hospital.

A minimum of one three hour shift over a seven day roster
(shifts 3 - 6pm and 6 - 9pm)

The volunteer role involves showing patients to waiting areas, Completing surveys on a quarterly basis, Providing warm blankets to patients if needed, Making sure stores are kept updated, chatting to patients and making them feel welcome while they are waiting for their X-ray appointment.
One volunteer per shift 
 - Blacktown Hospital  Volunteers are required 7 days per week for at least one shift per week.
Shifts 3pm – 6pm and 6 pm – 9 pm  
 Janice Low
Volunteer co-ordinator
0439 920 337
Janice.Low@health.nsw.gov.au
My Experience Matters interviewer/survey collector  My Experience Matters is an electronic survey that invites patients, carers and families to provide feedback on their experience while in hospital.

Volunteers are requested to become involved in this program as interviewers/survey collectors. The aim of collecting information is to improve our care and services. The role of the volunteer will be to attend an allocated ward to collect survey responses. The volunteers will not be required to solve problems for the patients. 

Skill Requirements

  • Confident talking to people from all walks of life in a hospital setting
  • Available for 1-2 hours per week for at least 6 months
  • Confident using technology such as an iPad
  • Online orientation
Training and ongoing support for volunteers will be provided.
Blacktown and/or Mount Druitt Hospital 1-2 hours per week for at least 6 months

Janice Low
Volunteer co-ordinator
0439 920 337
Janice.Low@health.nsw.gov.au

KIOSK and Patient Transport volunteer The role involves assisting in the hospital's KIOSK and Patient Transport Department            - Mount Druitt Hospital Flexible hours

Janice Low
Volunteer co-ordinator
0439 920 337
Janice.Low@health.nsw.gov.au