We are looking for someone to help on reception who will be that friendly face ready to greet our weekend visitors with a smile. 

Title:  Weekend Receptionist Volunteer
Hours required: 3.5 hours
Location: St Luke’s Hospice, Winsford


  • Welcoming visitors
  • Processing hospice shop sales
  • Dealing with general telephone enquiries
  • Accepting donations


  • Someone with a friendly and caring nature
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good telephone manner
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Show a positive and enthusiastic attitude to the work of the Hospice
  • Happy to work independently
  • Reliable and able to commit to regular sessions on a rota system

What we offer you:

  • The opportunity to use your skills to complement our work
  • 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:          

A minimum of 3.5 hours on one of the shifts below:

Saturday 9.30am-1pm

Saturday 1pm–4.30pm

Sunday 9.30-1pm

The frequency can be determined by you and the current available shifts.

Attendance for initial training and any specific training.

Application Process:

  • Application form
  • Informal meeting with the Volunteer Coordinator
  • 2 references and a standard Disclosure and Baring Service (DBS) check
  • Trial