Our Summer Volunteer program will begin mid-May and end late August. Start and end times may vary. Who is eligible? If you are over 18 and either just graduated from high school OR are attending college outside the bay area, but home is in the Bay area.

After submitting your application and references, please sign up for a video conference interview on Sign Up Genius website-. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080C49ACA723ABF94-college Interviews are conducted weekly until April 3rd, after such time we will not be adding any additional dates.

Don't forget to submit two reference forms as well.

Thank you!

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Most assignments are Monday through Friday, however we do have limited opportunities on weeknights and weekends. Your schedule will be finalized upon completion of the on-boarding process.


Please help us. Below are a few questions we would like you to answer to better help us.

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We like to keep Volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and Volunteer opportunities by email.

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Statement of commitment:

As a UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland Volunteer, I will:

✔ Agree to volunteer for a minimum of 10 weeks and 2 shifts per week

✔ Notify the department to which I am assigned any time I am unavailable for my assignment

✔ Decline to perform any task for which I feel I have not been adequately trained or which would put me or others at risk

✔ Respect patient, family, and staff confidentiality; which I understand is both a patient right and the Hospital’s legal responsibility.

✔ Abide by the rules and regulations of UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland and the Volunteer office; including wearing my ID badge and volunteer uniform

✔ I will record my hours in Volgistics at the start of my shift

✔ Maintain customer service standards in my interactions with patients, families, and staff

✔ Permit images or photos taken of myself in my role as a volunteer to be used in public relations brochures or videos

✔ Give permission for a background check

✔ Follow proper hand hygiene protocol

✔ Use of illegal drug use, including marijuana and opioids will be grounds for automatic dismissal

✔ Refrain from using my cell phone for personal use during my shift