Junior Volunteers are people like you!
Junior volunteers are young people, aged 16 to 19, who have a passion for patient care. They range from grade 10 high school students to second year university students. Junior volunteers devote themselves to a two hour shift per week and optional special projects, under the direction of a supervisor.
What do Junior Volunteers do?
- Visit patients
- Read to children
- Change water jugs
- Play instruments and sing for Jubilee Lodge residents
- Set up meal trays
- ...and much, much more!
What do Junior Volunteers gain?
- The Junior Volunteer program will give you many opportunities for learning and personal growth as you fulfill meaningful tasks in the hospital setting.
- You will gain a positive component for your resume and may be eligible for future reference letters.
- The Junior Volunteer program will provide the experience you may need for future health care professions.
- The Junior Volunteer program will give insight into and knowledge about health care careers.
How do you join?
The online application process for the 2019-2020 season is now open. Quesnel is the only location available for the 2019-2020 season.
- Applications are now OPEN for Quesnel.
We encourage early applications - this is a factor in the selection process. Interviews are to be conducted in September and early October!
You cannot participate in the program unless you complete the mandatory training.
The mandatory training day will be: TBA
- Fill out the application form.
- Print the reference request form, and following the instructions, bring the completed reference form to your interview.
- For more information, please contact JuniorVolunteersQuesnel@northernhealth.ca
For more information regarding your these opportunities, please call your local hospital.