This is an application for a volunteer position in Girl Scouting for which there is no monetary compensation.
In the selection of volunteers, there shall be no discrimination against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, or veteran status.
I must provide three personal references, none of which are related to me, that will affirm my ability to work in a leadership role within Girl Scouting. Should the need arise for additional information I hereby authorize you to check all my references.
I further authorize these references to release to you any and all information that they have about me, and I release all parties involved from any liability arising out of the release of that information.
I understand that criminal background searches/checks are required by Girl Scouts of Connecticut, and I understand that these searches/checks may also be conducted on other individuals in my household.
I acknowledge that I have received a copy of the
Background Search Policy and Procedures for Employees and Volunteers.
I understand, for my application to be considered, that I must complete the Authorization and Consent for Release of Information for Background Search form. This can be done by
utilizing the online Background Search process, or by mailing the completed form directly to GSOFCT's Human Resource Department.
I understand that if appointed to a volunteer position, I will be required to comply with Girl Scouts of the USA and Girl Scouts of Connecticut policies and standards; will register with the Girl Scouts of the USA; and will fulfill my responsibilities to the best of my ability.
I understand that any misrepresentation, omission, or falsification of any fact from this application or during any interview will be cause for rejection of this application or dismissal from volunteer services. I also understand that acceptance for volunteer service is subject to verification of references.
I have read and agree to the terms outlined above and wish to submit my application to become a volunteer.