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About the Position
Position #: 1879
OrganizationSoldier's Memorial Hospital - Nova Scotia Health Authority
Position: Jr. Volunteer - SMH
Location: 462 Main St, Middleton, NS B0S 1P0, Canada
Impact Statement: Volunteer opportunities across NSHA are as diverse as the volunteers themselves. There are over 7,000 dedicated and highly motivated people sharing talents, building skills, enhancing the patient and family experience, and strengthening the community.
Description: The Jr. Volunteer program provides an avenue for youth to be exposed to the value of helping others in a healthcare and/or service delivery setting by offering a rewarding experience to youth. Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) is planting the seed for future support of volunteering. Early exposure to the benefits derived from volunteering can instill a commitment that may continue throughout a lifetime.

Jr. Volunteers are an integral part of the team who provide support and services for NSHA. The Jr. Volunteer program is designed for youth 15-18 years of age.
Training Details: Initial interview and general orientation
Orientation and training to the location where the Jr. Volunteer will be working will be provided by the assigned placement supervisor
Minimum Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: Two hours per week
Minimum commitment 6 months
Age: 15+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Car required
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Health Care/Emergency, Recreation/Sports, Senior Services
Skill(s): Verbal Communication, Motivate Others, Strategic Thinking, Creative Thinking, Accountability
How to Apply
Application File:
Website: http://www.nshealth.ca/volunteer
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Western Zone Admin
Phone: 9023651701 Ext. 3444
Address: 5 Chipman Drive Kentville, B4N 3V7
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