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ABMC Student Volunteer Program

 

Details
Program runs all year.
Applications are ONLY accepted in the months prior to the start of the typical Fall and Spring semesters. For Summer Program information go here.
Shift times for the Student Program are Monday - Sunday, 8:00am – 12:00pm, 12:00pm – 4:00pm, 4:00pm – 8:00pm...this means shifts are:
four hours in duration,
on the same day, and
at the same time every week.
Completed personal essays and reference letters are due by December 23, 2013 at 4:00pm.
All applicants will be notified whether or not they have been selected within one week of the aforementioned due date.
Eligibility
Applicants must be:
15 years old at the time of application.
Able to complete all steps and meet all requirements listed below.
Willing and available to attend the scheduled information session, details listed below.
Willing and available to attend an orientation, details listed below.
Proactive with their communication.
All inquiries must be made by the applicant.
We will not entertain questions or phone calls from any parents, guardians, advisors, etc.
If you cannot call until after our normal business hours you may leave a message with the best time and number to reach you at, and we will call you back accordingly.
No exceptions to any of the above.
How to Apply
Step 1: Submit a 300-word personal essay and have two (2) references submit letters on your behalf.
Personal Essay
Two (2) Reference Letters
(http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/abmcstudentprogramreference)
Remember to inform and/or remind your references of the deadline.
Be sure they know how to spell your full name correctly! This is how we will associate their letters with your file.
These must be from adults in supervisory leadership roles in your life, e.g. teacher, academic advisor, clergy member, coach, band director, etc.
We will not accept reference letters from: parents, other family members (e.g. aunts, uncles, cousins, siblings, etc. even if they're in a supervisory leadership role), friends of the family (even if they are in a supervisory leadership role), etc.
ALL THREE (3) FORMS ARE DUE: December 23, 2013 at 4:00pm.
All forms must be submitted online.
Handwritten and typed paper submissions will not be accepted. No exceptions.
Step 2: Attend the Information Session - by invite only - January 8, 2014 at 5:30pm.
Participants will be chosen based on their essays and recommendations.
We will cover details about the volunteer program, expectations and available assignments.
You must attend the Information Session. If you are absent you forfeit your spot. No exceptions.
Step 3: Complete the on-line application.
You will be given instructions on completing your on-line application at the Information Session.
You will select your interview time on the application.
Step 4: Interview; ID Badge Picture; Complete Health Requirements; Pass Criminal Background Check if 18 years of age or older
You will select your uniform size at your interview.
Your assignment will be mutually decided and agreed upon between you and the recruiter at the time of the interview.
Health requirements include: two TB tests; proof of immunity to Rubella, Rubeola and Varicella; flu vaccine during flu season.
Health testing completed at approved locations is free of charge!!!
Step 5: Attend Orientation - February 12, 2014 at 5:30pm.
You will purchase and receive your uniform for a nominal fee of $20 at orientation.
Attendance is mandatory. If you are absent for any reason you will forfeit your spot. Again, no exceptions.
Requirements
Minimum age of 15 years old at time of application.
Able and willing to dedicate 4 hours of service the same day of the week at the same time, for a minimum of 100 hours.
Adhere to Volunteer uniform and dress code policy.
Complete on-the-job training in assigned department after orientation.
No more than 3 absences (excused or unexcused) per quarter or over the span of 13 weeks.

 



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