Junior Volunteers

Junior volunteers are a welcomed part of Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center's Volunteer Services. Whether you wish to pursue a career in health care or are interested in learning about the rewards of volunteer service, a variety of positions provide unique academic and pre-professional opportunities.

To begin the junior volunteer application process, please read the following information.

All applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be at least 14 years old and have completed the 8th grade
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and a sealed written recommendation from their school counselors

Expected Commitment

  • Commitment is a minimum of one day per week — the shift is 3 hours, a total of 50 hours within the six months, between the months of January through June or July through December
  • You must be able to commit for a minimum of six months, with the option to continue long-term

Application Process
The application period for the winter session of the Junior Volunteer Program at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center is now closed. Please return in early April to download and complete an application for the summer session.

Semester Applications Available Deadline Interviews Conducted Six-Month Commitment
Winter Sept. 1 to Oct. 15 Oct. 15 at 4 pm October through November January through June
Summer April 1 to May 15 May 15 at 4 pm May through June July through December

For More Information
If you have questions about the junior volunteer application process, please call the Volunteer Services office at 619-502-3606 or email scv.volunteers@sharp.com.