HEALTH: COVID Vaccine Clinic Pre-Screening Volunteer
Vets' Community Connections
Support veterans in receiving their COVID-19 vaccinations. As a volunteer you will perform COVID-19 primary screening at La Jolla main entrance to support off-tour and after hours COVID-19 vaccine clinic hours. Training will be provided.
With your help, the VA San Diego will be able to more quickly serve their veteran clients.
Please note a new requirement implemented by the VA La Jolla Director for all volunteers: it is now a requirement for all volunteers be vaccinated before being assigned to any positions within the VA San Diego Healthcare System, for their own safety and the safety of our VA staff and patients alike.
Opportunity Requirements & Important Notes
Shifts: In-person on weekends (shifts are flexible)
Time Commitment: Volunteers are needed as soon as possible and are requested to make at least a 3-4 week commitment.
Requirements: Volunteers must have good interpersonal skills, as well as, be confident and strong enough to enforce facility entrance criteria.
Physical Requirements: Able to stand for long periods of time
Note: This opportunity is being coordinated by Vets' Community Connections on behalf of the VA Medical Center in La Jolla.
About the VA San Diego Healthcare System
The VA San Diego Healthcare System's mission is to honor America's Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-being.
*Volunteer time shifts are broken down into the following time frames:
About Vets' Community Connections
3860 Calle Fortunada, San Diego, CA 92123, US
Vets’ Community Connections (VCC) assists veterans, military and their families in successfully integrating into their community by expanding their local networks and involving all parts of the community.
Over the course of this pandemic many local programs have exhausted their pool of volunteers. Volunteer in the Community, in partnership with HandsOn San Diego, works to promote volunteer needs to the wider community knowing that our civilian and veteran populations welcome avenues to offer their support.