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Volunteer Laundry Assistant. Please click here to learn more.

Our Housekeeping team would love to hear from you to arrange a taster session and brief tour of Deer Park. 

Our Housekeeping team are looking for someone friendly, who can work as part of a team but also independently, to assist with delivering onsite laundry services for our bedded unit, laundering bed linen, towels and other laundry such as tablecloths at Deer Park, Barnstaple.  A vital service, which supports our bedded unit, supportive care and catering teams to ensure all the laundry requirements are met as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Full training, support and uniform will be provided for successful applicants.  Please note, this role will require a standard Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and therefore the attached Declaration of a Criminal Record form is required along with the completed application and Equality Monitoring forms.

Please see the role description and person specification below for further details of the role or please contact the Volunteering Office if you would like to chat to someone in person.

We look forward to hearing from you and welcoming you to the team.


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GDPR Volunteer Recruitment Statement

By submitting this application form to North Devon Hospice you are consenting to the processing and storage of your personal data in order that you can progress through our volunteer recruitment process. 

We will never sell your data however we are obliged by law to inform you that should we be required to we may share your data with external agencies. This may include but is not limited to Acevo / UCheck (a service for managing and processing Disclosure & Barring Service clearance applications) and other government agencies. We will also, as required, contact those individuals named as your referees to confirm your suitability for the role(s) you are applying for.  Your data will only be used for your volunteering role and to comply with our statutory and legal obligations.

If your application is unsuccessful we will retain your information for 12 months; after this date it will be safely destroyed.

If your application is successful we will retain your information for the duration of your commitment and up to 6 years after you cease volunteering.  Please refer to North Devon Hospice’s Privacy Notice for Staff and Volunteers for more information.

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