Volunteer at Englewood Health

Junior Volunteer Program

Volunteer at Englewood Health

Junior Volunteer applications are no longer being accepted for summer 2023. If you are interested in volunteering for the 2023-24 school year, please check back in April 2023.

If you are at least 16 years old, you can be a junior volunteer.

Junior volunteers fulfill many vital and important roles within the medical center. Examples include:

  • escorting patients
  • delivering flowers
  • running errands
  • special projects

Time Commitment and Hours

It is preferred that volunteers maintain a regular schedule. All junior volunteers are required to commit to the following work schedule:

  • School Year: A minimum of 75 hours between September and the last week in June. During the school year, assignments are available throughout the week, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Summer: A minimum of one, 3-hour shift a week for 10 weeks between the last week in June and Labor Day. In the summer, assignments are scheduled on weekdays, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Eligibility and Requirements

Junior volunteers must be at least 16 years old. Students in the program must have a parent’s or guardian’s permission.

Volunteering at Englewood Hospital is a very rewarding, but serious commitment. Anyone who accepts the responsibility of an assignment must make a special dedication to the welfare of patients and their loved ones, as well as to the medical center. The Volunteer Department expects cooperation from every volunteer and urges all applicants to apply only if they believe they can commit themselves to meeting Englewood Hospital’s standards of excellence.

Health Requirements

The following are required in order to be accepted into the volunteer program.

  • Health reference consent form and TB test results (included in application below)
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccine including booster
  • Proof of flu shot (during flu season)

Instructions for providing proof of the COVID-19 and flu vaccine will be provided during the application process.

In addition, all volunteers must wear a mask at all times on the hospital campus.

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