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Volunteer with us

We understand that everyone has their own, personal reason for volunteering and we try to provide a range of opportunities across all our departments so you can get the most out of your time with us.

We value all of our volunteers and know that your contribution helps us provide an excellent service to our patients and improves the time they spend in our care.

Some of the benefits of volunteering include,

  • Learning new skills
  • Trying something new
  • Making new friends
  • Improving our patients experiences and quality of life
  • Finding a rewarding way to spend your free time

Find out more about how to become a volunteer


Available opportunities

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Sports Coach Assistant (Sport In Mind)

We're looking for help to improve the physical and mental wellbeing of participants in Reading.

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15 Steps Challenge

We're looking for volunteers to help us collect feedback from our wards and clinics to help improve our patients first impressions.

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Patient Experience team

Join our team and help support our patients and collect their feedback so we can keep improving our services.

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Gardener in our Therapy Garden

We're looking for someone who can help care for our Therapy Garden at Prospect Park Hospital, Reading.

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Activities Assistant Volunteer

We're looking for an Activities Assistant Volunteers in Slough and Maidenhead

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Feedback Collection Volunteer

We're looking for volunteers to interview dietetics out-patients across Berkshire.

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Spontaneous Friend to Dementia Patients

We're looking for a volunteer to help support our dementia patients at Prospect Park Hospital, Reading.

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Volunteer Appointment Champion

We're looking for a volunteer to help at times to suit you (weekdays only) 3-4 hours.

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Hearing Support Volunteer

We would like to invite volunteers to help support the audiologists in clinics.

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Quality Improvement

Quality Improvement (QI) Peer Advisor

We are seeking to recruit volunteers who have experience of receiving care through Berkshire Healthcare.

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SHaRON Moderator

Join our team and become a moderator on our online platform providing help and support.

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Patient Activity Support

We're looking for volunteers to help lead activity sessions for patients.

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Activity coordinator volunteer

We’re looking for volunteers to work with patients to support activities in our mental health inpatient wards at Prospect Park Hospital

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Group co-facilitator - various locations: Windsor, Ascot, Maidenhead

We’re looking for volunteers to support us deliver mental health recovery courses e.g. managing anxiety, mindfulness and building confidence

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Success stories

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Sam and our Spiritual Care team

Sam has been volunteering with our Spiritual Care team since 2015, helping patients and their families talk and find comfort.

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Maggie in our Strength and Balance clinic

Maggie loves her role volunteering with our Strength and Balance clinic in Slough.

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