Chelmsford Rep of the Month: Mustafa Akhtar

 

Name: Mustafa Akhtar

Course: Medicine year 2

Volunteer Role: Year 2 Medicine Rep

 

 

"I aspire to be the best doctor I can be and I've picked up many transferrable skills that will help me work towards my goal"

 

 

 

What are your main duties and how do they benefit others?

Acting as the voice of the hundred. This transfer of feedback results in continual improvement of the course.

 

What have you enjoyed most about volunteering?

Seeing improvements that I have facilitated is rewarding in itself.

 

What skills have you learnt and used during your volunteering?

I've learnt about forming a consensus and communicating that in meetings with the staff.

 

What inspires you to volunteer?

Change.

 

What is your favourite volunteering memory?

Realising I was important.

 

What are your future career aspirations?

I aspire to be the best doctor I can be and I've picked up many transferrable skills that will help me work towards my goal.

 

Why do you love volunteering?

I have a conscience.