2018 Junior Volunteer Program Accepting Applications at JMCGH

Posted on: 02.14.2018

Jackson-Madison County General Hospital is accepting applications for its summer Junior Volunteer Program.  Junior Volunteers have the opportunity to gain valuable experience while working in a hospital atmosphere.

Junior Volunteer areas of service include, but are not limited to, nursing areas, gift shops, waiting areas and deliveries. The program is approximately eight weeks.

Applicants must be at least 14 years of age, and no more than 18 years of age by June 1, 2018 and have completed the eighth grade.  A completed application, copy of your last report card (must have a 3.0 grade point average), two completed reference forms from teachers, and a 250 word printed or typed essay explaining your specific interest in healthcare. The commitment form must be signed by a parent or guardian and turned in with the packet.

Applications can be found at www.wth.org by clicking “About,” “Volunteer,” “Just for Juniors.”

Completed application packets should be mailed to:

Jackson-Madison County General Hospital
Volunteer Services Office
620 Skyline Drive
Jackson, TN 38301

The deadline to submit completed application packets is March 15th. Completed packets must be received in the Volunteer Services Department or postmarked by 4:30 p.m. on March 15th. There are no exceptions to the deadline and incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

For additional program requirements or more information regarding the Junior Volunteer Program, please contact Volunteer Services Office at (731) 541-6189. Fax: (731) 541-5168.

About West Tennessee Healthcare:

West Tennessee Healthcare is a public, not-for-profit healthcare system with locations throughout 17 counties in West Tennessee. The mission of West Tennessee Healthcare is to improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve while providing exceptional and compassionate care. For more information, visit www.wth.org.