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Volunteer Application Form

Please complete the form below to apply for the volunteer role(s) of your choice. If you have any difficulty completing the form, please email us on [email protected]

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Personal details

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Emergency contact details

Keeping in touch

St Luke’s would like to contact you about our work, future fundraising events and how your volunteering role helps. Please let us know if you would like to hear from us. I am happy for St Luke’s to stay in touch via:

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We may also contact you by post and telephone with information regarding your role, as well as our our work and how you can further support us. To opt out, please contact us on 0114 235 7551 or email [email protected]

We will never sell or swap your details with other organisations for them to use for their own purposes, and you can opt out of communications by contacting us at any time.

If you want to know more about how we look after your data, please see the privacy notice which is available on our website.

Availability

Please select your preferred volunteering day(s). Please note a typical shift is 3-4 hours.

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About you

(Please give details of current paid employment, or state: unemployed; retired; student)
(including volunteer experience)
(please state name)
How did you hear about us and our volunteering opportunities?*







Areas of interest

Please select which volunteer role(s) you would like to apply for (maximum of three).

Shop roles
Volunteering in our shops is a great way to gain work experience, make friends and contribute to the community.

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Supporting patients and families
We have a number of volunteer roles in our patient service area which involve supporting our patients, their families and friends, in their own homes and in the community.

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Events & Community
Our events & community team can always use a helping hand for their busy schedule of events, bucket collections, races and charity challenges.

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Specialist roles
These roles are suitable for qualified professionals who would like to offer their time to St Luke’s.

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Clifford House
Clifford House offers fun, relaxation and practical support to anybody in Sheffield affected by an incurable illness.

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Housekeeping and maintenance
Our maintenance volunteers help to create a beautiful environment for our patients and their families to visit.
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Role descriptions
We recommend reading the role profile of any roles that you’re interested in before applying. You can find these at www.stlukeshospice.org.uk/volunteer-opportunities. You can also call us on 0114 235 7548 or email [email protected] if you’d like to discuss any of these roles.

References

You should have known your referee for at least 2 years. Please don't use a relative.

Referee one (where possible this should be your last employer)

Referee two (not required if applying for roles in shops or fundraising)

Declarations

Data Protection

Your details will be kept in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). They will be held securely and confidentially. I have read and understood the information above and agree to the use of my personal data in accordance with GDPR.

Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks

St Luke’s meets the requirements in respect of exempted questions under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. This will include details of cautions, reprimands, final warnings and convictions. Dependant on the volunteering role you will be subject to a DBS check. St Luke’s abides by the strict DBS Code of Practice with regard to disclosures whereby any conviction would not necessarily bar you from volunteering.
Have you ever been convicted of a criminal offence?

General Declaration

I confirm that all details supplied on this form are true and complete to the best of my knowledge and I recognise that failure to declare any relevant information or to supply the details required may result in my volunteer role with St Luke's being discontinued.

Equal opportunities

PRIVATE AND CONFIDENTIAL

St Luke's is committed to ensuring equal opportunity in its volunteer recruitment practices. As part of our monitoring process we ask for your co-operation in completing the questions on this form. We wish to give you the following assurances:
  • The information provided will not be used as part of our selection process. Your responses will be separated from the application and will not be shared with the recruiting manager.
  • The information provided will be regarded as confidential and will only be used for monitoring and planning purposes.
  • Should you choose not to complete this form it will not affect your application.
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Disability: Do you consider yourself to have a disability? Please select the type of impairment(s) that apply to you.





Ethnicity: This information is collected and used for monitoring purposes only. I would describe my ethnic origin as: