Volunteers from around the Trust wearing different colour polo shirts pose wearing surgical masks

Current NBT Volunteer Opportunities

Patient and Carer Partner Short Term Role

We are looking for patients and carers from across our hospitals to work with us as Patient and Carer Partners. You can have received care as an inpatient or outpatient, in any department. 

Patient and Carer Partner Long Term Role

We are looking for patients and carers from across our hospitals to work with us as Patient and Carer Partners. You can have received care as an inpatient or outpatient, in any department.

Patient Feedback Volunteer

This role improves the patient and carer experience through gathering and encouraging feedback from our service users and/or people who look after them at home (carers).

Mealtime Companion

This role supports patient recovery through encouraging eating and drinking.  

Ward Support Volunteer

This role enhances the quality and comfort of the patient’s stay by offering complimentary patient support to improve the patient experience, under direct supervision from the qualified ward staff. 

Patient Befriender

This role provides company and companionship to suitable patients, spending time with them on the wards, engaging in conversation or activities, with the support and supervision of ward staff.

Ward Support (Maternity Services)

This role enhances the quality and comfort of the patient’s stay by offering complimentary patient support within Maternity Services, under direct supervision from the qualified ward staff.