Volunteer Roles

We have over 20 roles available from patient care to retail, fundraising to gardening.  This page gives brief details of the volunteer roles available at Butterwick Hospice Care.  Many roles can be carried out at either our Stockton or Bishop Auckland Hospices and we also have roles in our shops and Outreach services.

To find out what our volunteers say about their volunteering click here

If you would like to discuss any of these opportunities please contact the Voluntary Services team by telephoning 01642 607742 (Teesside based volunteering) or 01388 603003 (County Durham based volunteering) or email [email protected]

You can choose more than one role.  Enquire today by completing this quick form.

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Warehouse Sorting Assistant

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Warehouse Sorting Assistant   Role summary:   Support the Warehouse ...

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Retail Assistant

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Retail Assistant   Role summary:   Work as part of ...

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Receptionist

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Reception Welcomer   Role summary:   To greet all visitors ...

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Photographer

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Photographer   Role summary:   Taking photographs as directed by ...


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Butterwick Mascot

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Butterwick Mascot Volunteer   Role summary:   Assisting Fundraisers in ...

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Manicurist

  BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Manicurist   Role summary:   Manicurist providing a free ...

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Maintenance Assistant

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Maintenance Assistant   Role summary:   To work with the ...

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Laundry Assistant

  BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Laundry Assistant   Role summary:   Support the laundry ...


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Kitchen Assistant

  BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Kitchen Assistant   Role summary:   Stockton based: To ...

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In-Patient Unit (IPU) Volunteer

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: In-Patient Unit (IPU) Volunteer   Role summary:   Maintain a ...

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In-Patient Unit (IPU) Reception/Administrative Volunteer

  BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: In-Patient Unit (IPU) Reception/Administrative Volunteer   Role summary ...

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Housekeeping Assistant

  BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Housekeeping Assistant   Role summary:   Support the Housekeeping ...


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Hairdresser

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Hairdresser   Role summary:   Experienced and qualified hairdresser to ...

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Gardener

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Gardener   Role summary:   To work with the other ...

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Fundraising Volunteer

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Fundraising Volunteer   Role summary:   Assisting Fundraisers in raising ...

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Flower Care Volunteer

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Flower Care Volunteer   Role summary:   To be a ...


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Family Support Volunteer / Listener / Group work volunteer

Role title: Family Support Volunteer / Listener / Group work volunteer   Role summary:   To provide support to adults, young people ...

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Driver – patient transport

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Driver – patient transport   Role summary:   To provide ...

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Day Care volunteer

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Day Care volunteer   Role summary:   To support the ...

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Day Care Escort Volunteer

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Day Care Escort Volunteer   Role summary:   To assist ...


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Complementary Therapy Volunteer

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Complementary Therapy Volunteer   Role summary:   Experienced and qualified ...

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Coffee Shop Assistant

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Coffee Shop Assistant   Role summary:   To serve customers ...

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Administrative Assistant

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION Role title: Administrative Assistant   Role summary:   To assist with a range of ...

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Warehouse Van Escort

BUTTERWICK HOSPICE CARE   VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION   Role title: Warehouse Van Escort   Role summary:   To support the ...


Case Studies

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"Learn about the work of the School's Liaison Officer"

Child Bereavement Services for Schools

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"“It’s a great service that I am proud to support and would encourage others to do the same.” "

Holiday from Real Life

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""Our Charity Coffee Morning held on Sunday 19th June 2016 at Benridge Farm""

Charity Coffee Morning

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"At Butterwick we try to add fun and enrich young lives through specialist technology"

Technology Creating Engaging Relationships