Volunteer

Volunteer

High School Volunteers

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Details:
  • Advanced High School Students, only 10-15 students accepted
  • Session Dates: September 29 - December 19
  • Application deadline: August 29

How do I sign up?
  • Step 1: Complete the Volunteer Interest Form
  • Step 2: Meet with a volunteer coordinator
  • Step 3: Take your free Tuberculosis (TB) skin test 
  • Step 4: Attend an orientation
  • Step 5: Shadow a volunteer in your selected area

Fall Program Timeline:

August 29:         Deadline for completing Volunteer Interest Form 
September 5:     Students will be notified of selections and positions assigned 
September 8:     Students begin first step TB skin test process 
September 15:     Students begin second step TB skin test process 
September 25:     Mandatory orientation 


Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled high school student
  • Must be between 16 – 18 years old
  • Have a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Provide one professional letter of reference (teacher, supervisor, guidance counselor)
  • Submit a 100 word essay “Why I Want to Volunteer at Baton Rouge General Hospital”
  • Obtain permission from parents/guardians and school principal
  • Attire to be worn at all times within the hospital: Khaki pants, closed toe shoes, white button down or polo shirt tucked in and belted pants.  Hospital badge provided by Volunteer Services.
  • Commit to 25 hours for semester
  • Take a 2-step TB skin test
  • Attend a mandatory orientation

Details:

  • Advanced High School Students, only 10-15 students accepted
  • Session Dates: TBA
  • Application deadline: TBA

How do I sign up?
  • Step 1: Complete the Volunteer Interest Form
  • Step 2: Meet with a volunteer coordinator
  • Step 3: Take your free Tuberculosis (TB) skin test 
  • Step 4: Attend an orientation
  • Step 5: Shadow a volunteer in your selected area

Summer Program Timeline:

Date TBA:       Deadline for completing the Volunteer Interest Form
Date TBA:   Students will be notified of selections and positions assigned
Date TBA:   Students begin first step TB skin test process
Date TBA:   Students begin second step TB skin test process
Date TBA:   Students attend mandatory orientation

Requirements:
  • Currently enrolled high school student
  • Must be between 16 – 18 years old
  • Have a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Provide one professional letter of reference (teacher, supervisor, guidance counselor)
  • Submit a 100 word essay “Why I Want to Volunteer at Baton Rouge General Hospital”
  • Obtain permission from parents/guardians and school principal
  • Attire to be worn at all times within the hospital: Khaki pants, closed toe shoes, white button down or polo shirt tucked in and belted pants. Hospital badge provided by Volunteer Services.
  • Commit to 25 hours for semester
  • Take a 2-step TB skin test
  • Attend a mandatory orientation


BLUEBONNET

Address:8585 Picardy Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA, 70809
(225) 763-4000

MID CITY

Address:3600 Florida Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA, 70806
(225) 387-7000