Bereavement Calls - Seminarians
Duties: A. Provide telephone calls to bereaved families for program introduction, follow up calls and event invitations
B. Perform assigned tasks, with attention to detail and accuracy.
C. Complete assigned tasks within designated time frame.
D. Document volunteer time and assignment on Volunteer Timesheet.
E. Complete and return annual volunteer training updates and competencies.
F. Adhere to all guidelines, policies and procedures.
Qualifications: A. Satisfactorily completes required initial hospice training.
B. Satisfactorily completes required Bereavement Call training with Bereavement staff.
C. Meets all application and screening requirements, including personal references, criminal background check, and TB test prior to first volunteer assignments.
D. Signs and adheres to confidentiality statement.
E. Possesses effective communication skills including active listening.
F. Willing to function as a supportive team member. Is reliable and punctual.
G. Comfortable with death and the dying process. Has no significant personal loss within the previous year.
H. Must be at least 18 years of age.