Volunteer Application


Application Date_____________

Volunteer Position Sought ________________________________

Name _______________________________________________

Home Address_________________________________________

Email Address _________________________________________


Education

Highest Level of Education ________________________________


Employment

Current Employer, if applicable _____________________________

Position/Title ___________________________________________

Dates of Employment (starting, ending)________________________

Company/Employer______________________________________

Address_______________________________________________

Would you like us to keep you employer abreast of your volunteer service and achievement? Yes No

Special Training, skills, hobbies ______________________________

Groups, clubs, organizational memberships ______________________

Please describe your prior volunteer experience (including organization names and dates of service)

________________________________________________________________________

________________________________________________________________________


What experiences have you had that may prepare you to work in the field of (volunteer tour guide, gift shop helper, office helper, special events assistant)?

________________________________________________________________________


Why do you want to volunteer? (or what do you want to gain from this volunteer experience?)




 



Check your area of interest:

____ Gift Shop ____Special Event Helper ____Tour Guide

____ Clean-up ____Historical Research ____Other (Please List)




Do you have health concerns, of which we should be aware? ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________


Have you ever been convicted of a crime? (If yes, please explain the nature of the crime and the date of the conviction and disposition.) Conviction of a crime is not an automatic disqualification for volunteer work. _____________________________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________________


References: Please list three people who know you well and can attest to your character, skills and dependability. Include your current or last employer.


Name Relationship Phone

1._________________________________________________________________________

2­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­.­­­­­­­­­­­­_________________________________________________________________________

3._________________________________________________________________________


Please read the following carefully before signing this application:


I understand that this is an application for and not a commitment or promise of volunteer opportunity. I certify that I have and will provide information throughout the selection process, including on this application for a volunteer position and in interviews with Friends of Fort Knox that is true, correct and complete to the best of my knowledge. I certify that I have and will answer all questions to the best of my ability and that I have not and will not withhold any information that would unfavorably affect my application for a volunteer position. I understand that misrepresentations or omissions may be cause for my immediate rejection as applicant for a volunteer position with Friends of Fort Knox or my termination as a volunteer.


Signature _________________________________________ Date ________________


If under 18, please have parent sign below. I hereby give my permission for


__________________________ to volunteer for the Friends of Fort Knox.


Name ____________________________ Relation ________________________


Please return to: Friends of Fort Knox PO Box 456 Bucksport, ME 04416