Benedictine Health System

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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 Alex.Wangen@bhshealth.org 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