Adult Volunteer Opportunities

The adult program is open to high school seniors and anyone over the age of 18.

Before applying – Can you answer yes to the following questions?
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  1. Are you at least a senior in high school or older?
  2. Are you able to commit to 100 hours of service?
  3. Are you able to commit to one 3-4 hour shift per week?
  4. Are you able to complete the requirements during normal business hours?
If you answered “no” to any of the questions above you should consider applying at another time.

Required Steps to become a volunteer:

  1. Complete the Volunteer Application during the open recruitment period.
  2. Attend one of the Interview dates during your recruitment period (i.e. If you apply in the January block you must be able to attend one of the interview days during that month).
  3. Complete onboarding requirements (more information provided during interview).
  4. Complete the on-line orientation by the required date (more information provided during interview).

2019 Volunteer Recruitment Schedule


Application Online Interviews Hospital Orientation 
 1.  January 2-9  January 16  January 24
 2.  January 28-February 4  February 13  February 21
 3.  February 25-March 4  March 11  March 21
 4.  March 25-April 1  April 10  April 18
 5.  April 22-29  May 6  May 16
 6.  July 29-August 5  August 14  August 22
 7.  September 9-16  September 23  October 3
                                                                               

 

*Note: Application form will be open during specified open recruitment periods only. Open recruitment periods may end early depending on number of requests received.

Frequently Asked Questions

All applicants must be at least a senior in high school or older.

Your commitment is at least 100 hours of service. This usually takes 6-9 months, volunteering once a week for a four hour shift.

The online application will be available to fill out on the dates listed. You will receive an invitation by email to interview. If you are accepted into the volunteer program, you will need to complete the steps for onboarding. The entire process takes 3-4 weeks to complete, including department training.

If you are unable to attend interviews on the day it is offered, you will need to apply for the next round of volunteer recruitment. We only offer specific dates and times for interviews.

All volunteers must attend the mandatory orientation in order to volunteer. This ensures that the volunteers are educated on the process and procedures of the hospital.

All new volunteers must attend 2 training days in order to participate. This ensures that volunteers are educated on the department process and procedures of the hospital. The department training is the following 2 weeks after orientation. The training is during normal business hours.

You must volunteer at least 4 shifts per month and no more than 2 shifts per week.