Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Teen Volunteer at CHI St. Joseph Health, in Bryan, Texas. This program is for students ages 14-17. Deadlines for submission of application and reference letter are December 15th for spring semester, May 10th for summer semester and August 9th for fall semester. Applications and reference letters received after those dates are moved to the next semester.


Contact Information


Demographics

Please provide the following information. Please note that the dress code for Teen volunteers is a CHI t-shirt with khaki pants and athletic style shoes. One t-shirt will be issued to you at orientation. Additional polo's are available for purchase at orientation for $10.



Spring Session is January 14--April 26

New volunteers are required to complete online orientation and attend an orientation check-in. The date and location of orientation check-in will be provided in a follow-up email. You may have no more than three absences per assigned shift during the summer session.



Availability

Teens may be scheduled Monday - Sunday. Each shift is three to four hours depending on placement. One shift per week is required, but additional shifts are available. Please indicate all the days and time periods you are available for each day (*Monday 7 am - 1 pm; Wednesday 2 pm - 6 pm, *Thursday 7 am - 10 am; etc.). You may use an asterick* to indicate your preference(s).



Availability

I would like to be scheduled for ___ shifts per week. Please specify your preferences for scheduling.



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


Teen Volunteer Policies and Procedures:

Please indicate that you have read and agree to the following Teen Volunteer Policies and Procedures:


- Minimum age for our program is 14 years old.

- Application deadline is December 5, 2018. This includes the letter of recommendation.


- Completing online orientation and attending an Orientation check-in is mandatory.


- You are required to volunteer for, at least, one three-four hour shift per week and may not have more than three absences per assigned shift during the spring session.