Pediatrics nursing assistant

Vrijwilligers & Vrienden UMCG • job opening nr. 13519

Interesting about this job

  • A great working environment, you will be part of the enthusiastic team of department L1.
  • Training and education on specific skills. Child CPR training is a mandatory part of the induction programme.
  • An annual party/thank-you evening for all volunteers and an annual outing with their own group.
  • An allowance for travel expenses.
  • Benefits/discounts for membership of staff association.

Job tasks and duties

The volunteer:

  • Supports the ward in welcoming and showing around new patients and parents.
  • Supports the ward in group and individual activities (such as crafts, reading, cooking, baking ea) and helps to 'dress up' the ward with seasonal themes.
  • Can contribute in accompanying the patients and parents to investigations and operations.
  • Assists in activities outside the department such as events at the children's theatre, BKZ cinema and the Beatrix Children's Garden.

Job skills and qualities


  • Are at least 21 years old, not studying.
  • Have a good command of the Dutch language both verbally and in writing.
  • Are available for at least 1 year.
  • Have experience or affinity with working with (sick) children and you can deal with children with a rapidly changing health condition and/or with a short life expectancy
  • Are available at least one half-day per week.

Extra information

It concerns the paediatrics department L1VA and L1SC of the Beatrix Children's Hospital.
For more information about volunteering in the UMCG click here

Job information

Job type Volunteer Work
Services WA insurance, accident insurance, training, volunteer contract, travel expenses, Certificate of Good Conduct is required
Duration indefinite
Hours per week at least 4 hours
Work hours of your own choosing? No
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Location UMCG Hanzeplein 1 Groningen

Organisation address and information

Vrijwilligers & Vrienden UMCG
Hanzeplein 1
9713 GZ Groningen