Our Mission
About the Position
Position #: 2231
OrganizationRoyal Jubilee Hospital - Volunteer Resources (VIHA)
Position: Musical Entertainment (Piano, flute,guitar,etc) - In Patient Units
Location: Royal Jubilee Hospital, Bay Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement: Created from the shared core beliefs of our staff, physicians, volunteers, and Board of Directors, Island Health's vision, purpose and values are the guiding principles we use to provide the highest quality health care services to the populations we serve.
Our Vision
Excellent health and care for everyone, everywhere, every time.

Our Purpose
To provide superior health care through innovation, teaching and research and a commitment to quality and safety—creating healthier, stronger communities and a better quality of life for those we touch.

Our Values
C.A.R.E. guides everything we do:

Courage: To do the right thing—to change, innovate and grow.

Aspire: To the highest degree of quality and safety.

Respect:To value each individual and bring trust to every relationship.

Empathy:To give the kind of care we would want for our loved ones
Description: Do you play an instrument? Would you like to interact with patients in a healthcare setting, while practicing your instrument? We are looking for volunteers who are willing to play relaxing music on the nursing units. The goal of this new program is to enhance patient care and patient experience, by providing musical entertainment to patients, which will offer extra comfort and and/or auditory stimulation to patients.
Interested? Please contact Ming.Deng@VIHA.CA
Training Details: Volunteers will meet with the Manager of Volunteer Resources for initial training.
Working Conditions: Royal Jubilee Hospital - the Sun Rooms to perform are in are on Levels 3 North and South, Level 4 South, Level 6 South, Level 7 North and South, and Level 8 North and South of the Patient Care Centre. The atrium piano area may also be used.
Minimum Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: Monday to Friday and Weekends. 1.5 to 3 hours a week, outside of meal and rest times. Minimum commitment of 6 months.
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Caring Support
Skill(s): Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Motivate Others, Sensitivity, Performing, Playing
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: https://www.islandhealth.ca/volunteer-resources/volunteer-opportunities/volunteer-royal-jubilee-hospital
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Ciara Stewart
Phone: 250-370-8407
Address: 1952 Bay Street, Royal Jubilee Hospital, Royal Block, 453A Victoria, V8R 1J8


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