Latest Volunteering Opportunities

Healthwatch Inspection Team Volunteer

Do you want to directly influence standards of care at the point of delivery?  Joining our team of inspector volunteers will give you just such an opportunity. All volunteers receive thorough training in either (or both) types of inspections we carry out:

PLACE (Patient Lead Assessment of the Care Environment), these are annual inspections that take place at Hillingdon’s hospitals. These are carried out in small teams made up of the public and hospital staff.

Enter & ViewThese inspections are carried out in different care settings (eg nursing homes) as a result of being informed of concerns by members of the public. We visit premises to observe the nature and quality of services.

If you would like to find out more, please contact us on 01895 272997 or email us here.

Communications & Public Relations Volunteer

The role of the Communications & Public Relations Volunteer is to assist the Engagement & Communications Officer in raising the profile of Healthwatch Hillingdon. They will also help to reach out to all communities living in Hillingdon, to gather the views and experiences of communities and individuals, to gather evidential information to inform commissioners and providers of the patient’s experiences of service quality. more…..

Engagement Volunteer

The role of the Engagement Volunteer is to assist the Engagement & Communications Officer in raising the profile of Healthwatch Hillingdon. They will also help to reach out to all communities living in Hillingdon, to gather the views and experiences of communities and individuals, to gather evidential information to inform commissioners and providers of the patient’s experiences of service quality. more…..

Signposting and Information Volunteer

Working closely with the Administration and Support Officer, other staff and volunteers, the role of the Signposting and Information Volunteer is to assist Healthwatch Hillingdon in providing a signposting and information service which will help the general public of Hillingdon to make choices about health and social care services.more…..

If you would like to discuss any of our roles in further detail before applying to become a volunteer, please do not hesitate to contact us.