What Opportunities are there?
There are a variety of roles which have been designed to complement the work of the staff team. Volunteers play a vital role in ensuring Healthwatch Rochdale meet its objectives. Take a look at the different role descriptions below.
Healthwatch Rochdale needs you to be our eyes and ears in the community. We are recruiting Ambassadors to make sure we are finding out as much about public opinion as we can. We need volunteers to encourage people they know to give feedback about their experiences of health and social care. We want to hear about things that are good and things which could be better. This role is very flexible and you don’t need to commit a lot of time to doing this.
Enter and View Representatives
Healthwatch Rochdale needs local representatives to carry out announced or unannounced Enter and View visits to publicly funded Health and Social Care premisies. If this intrests you pleace click below for more information.
Marketing and Publicity
Healthwatch Rochdale needs your expertise in the area of leaflets/posters and other marketing and publicity materials. This role is ideal for anyone wanting to develop their portfolio. This role is flexible and the time commitment can be negotiated.
Audio materials and podcast
Technology is an increasingly important tool in reaching a wide community. Healthwatch Rochdale would like to offer the local community information in a range of formats and are looking for someone with the technical knowledge to drive this forward.
Supporting our engagement officers around the borough, talking to a wide range of different communities and encouraging them to talk about their experiences of health and social care services.
From time to time Healthwatch Rochdale can facilitate focus groups for particular groups of the community or area of interest, e.g. Young People. They can discuss issues and highlight experiences.