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Volunteer Application Form

Applicant Details

Emergency Contact

Please provide details of the best person for us to contact in the case of an emergency.

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Additional Information

Privacy Statement

The information we collect from you will be stored on the Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service Volunteers database and will not be given to outside parties unless you give written consent. This information will be used for the purpose of managing Volunteer Services. Only Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service Volunteer Services staff has access to this information.


Position descriptions for all volunteer service areas are in our Volunteers Information Kit. You may be required to Volunteer in all areas with the exception of life experienced areas.
Please note that shift vacancies vary and waiting lists may apply.



It is a requirement of the Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service volunteer program that you commit to a minimum of six months continuous volunteering on a weekly basis.

The Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service is an equal opportunity employer and all volunteer applications will be treated equally.

Volunteers must possess the ability to gain an understanding of, and adhere to, Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service policies and procedures.

Conditions of becoming a volunteer

  • Ability to interact in a team
  • Ability to use initiative, take direction and work with limited supervision
  • Ability to interact positively with patients, visitors and staff
  • Ability to acquire a positive Criminal History Check
  • Ability to acquire a valid Working with Children Blue Card if required for the role
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Good communication skills
  • Independently comprehend policies and procedures
  • Ability to understand and respect privacy and confidentiality
  • Ability to maintain professional boundaries
  • Independently able to follow Hospital Emergency procedures
  • Independently work within Work Health & Safety Policies and Guidelines

Application Declarations*

I have read the Volunteer Information Kit and that the information I have provided is true and correct. I agree to abide by the Queensland Government Code of Conduct, and the terms for becoming a Volunteer of the Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service.

I agree to attend the Health Service Orientation, work unit induction and any training necessary for me to successfully perform my volunteering role. I understand that training is mandatory and that I will be required to attend this training annually.

I will perform my duties in a responsible manner, and in accordance with the duty statement of my voluntary position.


Please provide details of at least one person who would kindly be your referee (preferably a previous employer).

Last updated 4 May 2018