Jefferson University Hospitals

Independent Placement Program

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals. Jefferson, like many other health systems, universities and businesses is taking steps to ensure the health and safety of its community during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. At this time, volunteer positions have been suspended.

Application Process for Independent Placement Volunteers

  1. Department manager/provider interested in working with candidate must contact the volunteer service office and complete a contract
  2. candidate must apply online (Independently Placed Volunteer) - incorrect applications will become void (you will receive a confirmation email when your application has been received).
    • To start the application process, go to Type 'Volunteer' in the search box, press enter, scroll down to find “Independently Placed Volunteer (volunteer services) – Center City.” Then apply.
  3. Candidates will be emailed the required documentation that must be filled out and submitted to complete application process.
  4. After successful completion of all clearances, candidates will be granted access to the online orientation.
  5. After emailing post-orientation documents to TJUH-Volunteers,, candidates will be assigned orientation/training based on their department.

Candidates will be informed when they are ready for ID badge pick up. An ID badge is mandatory prior to first day of volunteer work.