Trinity Medical Centre

1 Goldstone Villas, Hove, BN3 3AT

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NHS

Telephone: 01273 736030

bhccg.thetrinitymedicalcentre@nhs.net

Covid vaccination has commenced for our area at Portslade Health Centre. You will be contacted according to national priority guidance.  Please do not contact Portslade Health Centre for information or queries or requests for earlier vaccination.  Further information can be found at https://www.healthwatchbrightonandhove.co.uk/news/2021-01-07/vaccinations-covid-19

Please see the coloured tiles below for information on what we offer at the surgery and other guidance.

Vaccination Steward/Marshall

Posted on December 17th, 2020

Please see below information and circulate to friends and family members that might be interested to volunteer as vaccination marshal volunteers in the New Year. NOTE: THIS IS TO CONTACT TORY LAWRENCE – as detailed within.

Role: Vaccination Steward/Marshall
Department /Area: Portslade Health Centre
Purpose:

We need friendly, professional volunteers to support the National Vaccination Programme in Hove.

Key Tasks (what you will be doing):

·         Meeting and Greeting the general public

·         To signpost and guide members of the public where to go inside the building

·         Providing extra support or signposting if anyone needs additional support

·         Liaising with staff and other volunteers to ensure a smooth flow of members of the public

·         To ask the COVID-19 symptom check questions provided

  • To follow UK government advice on hand hygiene
  • To maintain confidentiality at all times
  • To be comfortable communicating while wearing a face mask

·         To keep good time-keeping and show regular commitment

Boundaries (what you won’t be doing):

·         No clinical advice or medical advice

·         No lifting of heavy equipment

·         No tasks outside this role description

·         No involvement in administering vaccines

Time commitment:

Volunteers required for one or more of the following shifts: 8-12pm, 12-4pm, 4-8pm Monday to Sunday

Immediate start and be able to commit to at least 1 month

Ideally able to keep to the same days

Location:  Portslade Health Centre
Requirements of the role:

Age: You must be 18 years  or older to volunteer in this role.

Accessibility: The venue is fully accessible

Pre-placement checks, training and support:

·         You will need to complete a self declaration and sign a volunteer agreement

·         You may need to undertaking some specific online training

·         You will receive a local induction and orientation. This will include any training that is relevant to perform your tasks

·         Travel expenses will be reimbursed – please note this may not be on the same day

·         Tea and coffee will be available

·         You will have a named person for contact

·         You will need to wear a face mask whilst volunteering

 

Contact: tory.lawrence@nhs.net if interested in volunteering.