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Role Description: Volunteer Vaccinator

COVID Vaccination Centres Volunteer

Please note: we are not currently accepting new applications for the role of Volunteer Vaccinator.

The focus of the role is to support the clinical team in the administration of the COVID-19 vaccinations including;

  • Administer the vaccine to patients
  • Recognise and respond as needed to any emergency – this may include helping a patient if they are having an allergic reaction to the vaccine
  • Meeting and greeting patients, reassuring them pre and post vaccine
  • Working collaboratively with small diverse teams including nurses, admin staff and other volunteers
  • Completion of documentation associated with the administration of the vaccine, ensuring compliance with regulated requirements
  • Maintain and awareness of the wellbeing of yourself and fellow volunteers so that support can be made available to everybody

Our volunteers:

Must:

  • Observe hand gel and infection prevention practices at all times.
  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at all times.
  • Wear clothing suitable for the weather conditions.
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times, whilst on duty or outside. This is an essential part of the role.
  • Adhere to Trust policies i.e. Information Governance and confidentiality.

Must not:

  • Take photos whilst on duty or engage in social media in relation to their volunteering.
  • Disclose any information to a third party. This is an essential part of the role.
  • Access clinical areas or areas that has not been authorised.
  • Take any equipment or patient information from the Trust property.

Training required for Vaccinator role:

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