Together we Speak Louder

Authorised Representative [Volunteer]

Volunteer Role Descriptor 1
Purpose of role and tasks:

  • Visiting health and care services as part of planned programmes of work or in response to insight we have heard. Main areas of work include; acute hospital trust visits, care home studies, Enter & View visits, Patient Lead Assessment of the Care Environment (PLACE) audit

Who would this role suit?
This role is open to anyone who is a resident in West Sussex, with an interest in the provision and delivery of health & social care services locally. This role is ideally suited – although NOT exclusive – to individuals with the following qualities and abilities

  • A background in, or practical knowledge of, health and social care practices
  • Good communication skills – verbal and written
  • An empathetic and considerate approach to others
  • A passion to raise the quality of health and social care service delivery
  • Tact and diplomacy
  • Impartiality and the ability to consider everyone’s perspective
  • A reliable and flexible approach
  • An understanding of the role of Healthwatch West Sussex


Volunteer Role Descriptor 2

For more information about volunteering with Healthwatch West Sussex please call 0300 012 0122 or email [email protected]