Benedictine Health System

(952) 233-4400

Volunteering at St. Gertrude’s

We want you to come be a part of our wonderful volunteer team at St. Gertrude’s Health and Rehabilitation Center!

Volunteers enhance the quality of life for our resident. A good volunteer is someone who is responsible, loving, friendly, caring, dependable, sincere, sensitive, interested, considerate, thoughtful and cooperative.

We have multiple opportunities to choose from, the areas in need are:

  • Bingo Callers or helpers ( Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons)
  • Piano player for church services Tuesday and Wednesday Mornings)
  • Church Escorts ( Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday Mornings)
  • Craft Helper
  • Card player
  • Baking assistant
  • Doctor Escorts
  • Manicurist
  • Assist with resident outings ( various days/times throughout the year)
  • One-on-One Visits
  • Spiritual Care ( Eucharist ministries and sacristan/Sunday and Wednesday mornings)

Opportunities are in the various areas:

  • Long Term Care
  • Transitional Care
  • Assisted Living

Process for becoming a Volunteer at St. Gertrude's

  1. Complete the application and volunteer background information
  2. Volunteer Application click here
  3. Minnesota Department of Human Services Background form   click here
  4. Disclosure- Preparation of a Consumer Report Verified Credentials click here
  5. Bring in, mail, or email to applications and background information
  6. Once background checks are cleared you will be receiving and email or phone call to set up an orientation session and go through a second background check.
  7. When the second background check is cleared, you are ready to volunteer.

St. Gertrude's Health & Rehabilitation Center 1850 Sarazin Street, Shakopee, MN 55379 (952) 233-4400