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Welcome Team Volunteer

At Deer Park, the main hospice site in Barnstaple, we are currently looking to expand our Welcome Team.  The team mans our Welcome Desk during the week, assisting our visitors and welcoming them in a professional and pleasant manner.  The Welcome Team ensure hospice staff are notified quickly and efficiently of their visitors arrival.  They receive & record the daily post and donations as well as overseeing the small Welcome Desk shop and process any sales.  The team answer and transfer calls from the main switchboard and make sure all our visitors feel at ease and are looked after.

If you have a warm, friendly & professional manner, you enjoy meeting people and have a regular morning available to assist us we would love to hear from you.  Please see the full role description below for more information or please contact the Volunteering Office if you have any questions.

You will be alongside a hard working & dedicated team of staff and volunteers and full training & guidance will be provided along with ongoing support.


Make time, make friends, make a difference.


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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