Please complete this application (by answering ALL of the questions below) if you are an adult or a college student interested in becoming a volunteer at Novant Health Matthews Medical Center located in Matthews, NC.

 

This application can be used for adult volunteers and college students.  This application can also be used for non-paid volunteer internships. Non-paid Internships require pre-approved project work and are not school sponsored. 

 

Volunteers less than 18 years of age who intend to volunteer throughout the year should complete a Junior Volunteer application.  Please click here for the Junior Volunteer application.

 

Upon completion of this form, click the “SUBMIT” button at the bottom.  Once we receive your application you will receive an email regarding the next steps of the application process.

 

All volunteers must be fully vaccinated against COVID and be able to provide proof of vaccination dates.

 

If you have any questions about whether volunteering at our hospital is a good fit for you, please contact us at volunteerservicesmmc@novanthealth.org. 

 

 

Clinical observations are not processed by Volunteer Services.  Please see below: 

 

School Sponsored Requirement:  the school is providing general or professional liability insurance, and an agreement must be signed by the school and Novant Health, please visit:

http://www.novanthealth.org/studentprograms  or studentprograms@novanthealth.org   

 

Observation Sponsored by Credentialed Provider:  if a student/applicant would like to observe in a clinical setting, a request for clinical observation must be initiated by the physician or advanced practice clinical “sponsor.”  NH Charlotte area - CMSO-GCM@novanthealth.org or NH Winston area - CMSO-GWM@novanthealth.org.


NAME AND CONTACT INFORMATION


EDUCATION AND VOLUNTEER HOURS

What is the highest level of education you have completed?


Please answer these questions in the box below:

* Are you currently in school - YES or NO? IF YES, where?


* Are you applying because you are required to have volunteer hours for school? IF YES, please explain how many hours are required of you and by when. (IMPORTANT: this application is not to be used for internships, observations or shadowing. For internships, observations or shadowing please disregard this application and visit www.novanthealth.org/studentprograms or email studentprograms@novanthealth.org.)



CURRENT EMPLOYMENT

Are you currently employed - YES or NO? IF YES, where and what is your position?



NOVANT HEALTH EMPLOYMENT

Have you ever been employed by Novant Health - YES or NO? IF YES, when and where?



HAVE YOU EVER BEEN CONVICTED OF A CRIME

Have you ever been convicted of a Felony OR Misdemeanor - YES or NO?

If YES, or you have any criminal charges pending against you, please explain here.



LAST FOUR DIGITS OF SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER

We need the last four digits of your Social Security Number in order to have a Novant Health badge printed for you.  Please enter the numbers in the box below.



YOUR INTEREST and TYPE OF VOLUNTEER WORK DESIRED

Please share why you are interested in volunteering with us and indicate what type of volunteer placement you would be interested in.



VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Do you have any other volunteer experience - YES or NO? IF YES, please explain.



HOBBIES, SKILLS, LANGUAGES

List any hobbies or special skills you have and languages you speak.



HOW DID YOU HEAR ABOUT OUR PROGRAM


FRIEND OR RELATIVE EMPLOYED BY NOVANT HEALTH


AVAILABILITY

Please indicate the day(s) and time(s) you are available to volunteer.



I AGREE

As a potential volunteer, I agree and acknowledge that the information I provide on this application or in any upcoming interviews is true. Any misrepresentation or omission of facts, or misleading or false information on my part will be grounds for non-acceptance into this program. I understand that volunteers represent and are a part of the Novant Health system, and are subject to all rules, regulations and to proper authority. I also give permission for you to contact my references.

The Volunteer Services Department is not obligated to provide a placement, nor are you obligated to accept the position offered. Volunteer Services does not accept as a volunteer anyone needing court-appointed community service hours.

All applications are held for 90 days. If accepted into the program the first 90 days of the volunteer experience will be probationary.

Volunteer Services considers all applicants for placement without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran’s status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.

Please read the "I Agree" paragraphs above and check the box below. When you click "Submit" your application will be submitted to the Volunteer Services Department at Novant Health Matthews Medical Center. Please make sure everything is complete before submitting your application. Thank you for your interest in volunteering.