When We Need You
From 23/02/2011 onwards
To help promote awareness of Yorkhill Childrens Foundation by giving presentations to community groups and organisations interested in our work. This is an external role, attending meetings of community groups throughout Scotland to give presentations on our work, typically 30 - 40 minutes in duration. You will be responsible for setting up a sales table & selling Yorkhill Childrens Foundation merchandise before reconciling the sales and income generated. HOW DO YOU GET INVOLVED? If you are interested in this opportunity please get in touch with us using the contact details on this page. Alternatively you can register your interest directly using the Register Interest facility. If you do not receive a response within  working days, please contact the Volunteer Centre. [The next step is to make arrangements for an interview] It generally takes around 4 – 6 weeks from when you contact us to get you started, dependant on time it takes to arrange interview & apply for references.
About Yorkhill Childrens Foundation
Yorkhill Children’s Foundation raise funds to provide the ‘extra’ services and equipment which are of benefit to the 157,000 sick children and babies from throughout Scotland who receive treatment at Yorkhill Hospital and within NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde every year.
Skills & Experience
Good public speaking skills, confident, driving license & use of car.
Various locations throughout the year, all over Scotland.
Application Form, Induction/Training, Informal Chat, Interview, References
Training and Induction Details
Full talk training including a hospital visit, attendance at a talk with a member of staff & bi-annual update sessions.
Advice / Information giving
Mileage costs reimbursed.
No Wheelchair Access
No Disabled Toilet
Frequency & Commitment
Varies each month & commitment willing to make, various times dependent on bookings.
Volunteers must be at least 16 years of age.
Opportunity Provided By
Royal Hospital for Sick Children
Contact: Kimberley Goodger
Tel: 0141 201 0723