Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Teen Volunteer at St. Joseph Health, in Bryan, Texas. This program is for students ages 14-17.


Requirements to Volunteer

To ensure your level of commitment meets our requirements, please acknowledge that you have reviewed and will be able to comply with the following:

  1. Be in good health
  2. Make a time commitment: complete one semester by giving 3 hours per week
  3. Provide a letter of reference. The letter can be from an employer, church, civic/volunteer organization, school or teacher/professor. It should include specific information about your character and qualities you possess.
  4. Complete TB testing (required prior to beginning to volunteer and updated yearly).
  5. Complete Influenza vaccination (required if you volunteer between October 1st and March 31st yearly)
  6. Complete COVID-19 Vaccination(s)
  7. Complete orientations
  8. Pass background screening (this is done by Volunteer Services after orientation)


Contact Information


Demographics

Please provide the following information.  



Interests

Why are you interested in volunteering at a hospital?



Career & Ambition

If you are interested in a medical career, which field? If you are not pursuing a medical career, what are your ambitions?



Skill Assessment

As we prepare to look for your ideal volunteer opportunity, take a few minutes to assess your skills.

What are you good at?

What comes easy for you?

What aspects of your education and person life might be assets to our organization?

Check all that apply.



St. Joseph Volunteer Information Center

We provide an online "Volunteer Information Center" where volunteers may check their schedules, find out how many hours they have, update their information, and receive messages. **Note** an email address is required to have access to this feature. Please select a password you would like to use to access the online Volunteer Information Center. Your password must be a minimum of 4 characters and/or numbers.



Parent/Primary Caregiver's Name


Background Check

We consider the safety and security of patients to be of the utmost importance. Applicants must complete a background history to be screened for criminal background histories by state and/or federal agencies. Persons who have been convicted of any felony offense or misdemeanor offenses involving drugs, adult/child abuse, assault or any violent behavior are not eligible to volunteer at CHI St. Joseph Health. There are no exceptions. By checking, I agree, at the end of this application, you consent to the background check and attest that you have not been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor as stated above. If you have ever committed, been convicted of, pled guilty to, or pled nolo contendo to, a felony or misdemeanor, please explain.



Teen Volunteer Policies and Procedures:

I understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a CHI St. Joseph Health volunteer, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet, including the acceptance of established volunteer policies, completion of orientation requirements and procedures before I may begin volunteering.


By submitting this form, I attest that the information I have provided on the form is true and accurate and I have not been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor involving drugs, abuse and/or an act of violence.