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Application form

Thank you for taking the time to apply to become an Isabel Hospice volunteer. Please fill in the form and return it to our Volunteer Office.

Personal Details

(Please note volunteers must be aged 18 or over)

Emergency Contact

Volunteering Preferences

Are you applying to become (please tick appropriate boxes)

(please specify)


Driving - Drivers (for Patients) and Warehouse applicants only (please note Warehouse Drivers will drive vans only.

Are you prepared to drive patients on behalf of the Hospice? (Patient Drivers only)

Do you have a car regularly available for your use (Patient Drivers only)

Are you comprehensively insured to drive your car? (Patient Drivers only)

Do you hold a full valid, full clean driving licence? (All)

Do you place any restrictions on your driving? e.g. at night or certain weather conditions. (All)

Do you have any driving convictions? (All)

Relevant Experience

Do you have any special requirements?

Are you related to a staff or board member of Isabel Hospice?

Health Declaration

For Health and Safety reasons, it is important that we only consider you for positions that you are safely able to carry out.

Do you have any Medical Conditions which may affect your ability to volunteer with us?

Patient Care Volunteers Only (Beds, Reception, Driving, Day, Hospice)

N.B. Isabel Hospice operates a policy that does not encourage a person who has suffered a close bereavement within the last two years to work as a Patient Care Volunteer. However, each case will be considered separately.

Right to Volunteer

Are you legally eligible to volunteer in the UK?*

If YES, please tick which of the following evidence you can provide

If you are unable to supply any of the above, please contact the Hospice and we can suggest alternative documents.


We require the names of two referees.  Each must have known you for at least two years, not be a relative and over 18.  One of these must be from employment, a previous voluntary role or education. Referees must also live in the UK. Failure to provide valid references at this stage will delay your start date.

Reference 1

Reference 2


I am applying to become a Volunteer with Isabel Hospice and declare that the information provided in this form is correct at the time of completion. 

I agree to abide by the rules concerning the duties laid down.

I understand that this voluntary work may be of a confidential nature and I undertake not to breach this confidentiality. 

I can confirm that I have no self interest(s)* that could conflict me from becoming a volunteer and I have no self gain from volunteering for Isabel Hospice. (* this can refer to being an auctioneer, actively buying and selling things online and elsewhere, an antique dealer or any other personal or social gain – this list is not exhaustive)

I consent to my contact details being passed onto the relevant manager in order to make contact with me should a suitable volunteer position become available.

The information you have provided will be stored securely and will be solely used for internal use.

Thank you for completing this form as without Volunteers, Isabel Hospice could not provide its services.