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Evidenced Outcome

Improved staff productivity

Evidence point

Over the course of the Volunteer to Career project....

The proportion of staff who agreed or strongly agreed that volunteers are helpful in allowing them time to deliver good quality care increased from 45% to 92% (n=20 pre, n=13 post).

69% of staff agreed that volunteers freed up some of their time, estimating an average of 54 mins saved by volunteers per interaction (n=13).

Primary beneficiary


Partner organisation

Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

Volunteering role / intervention

Volunteer to Career

Evidence strength




January 2023

Volunteer to Career - Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust - Evaluation Report - June 2023