Hobbies, skills, training, and educational background - Please describe.
This is an application for a volunteer position with Girl Scouts of Connecticut for which there is no monetary compensation.
In the selection of volunteers, Girl Scouts of Connecticut does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital or civil union status, national origin or ancestry, political affiliation, socio-economic factors, genetic information, learning disability, physical or mental disability, military status, or any other protected class status.
I understand that it is my responsibility to provide two (2) personal references, none of which are related to me nor reside with 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 contact my references.
Note: When you click "Continue" the information on this form will be submitted to GSOFCT and you will be taken to a page where you can input your reference contact information.
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 secure
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 enroll and maintain current membership 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 receipt of reference forms or successful completion of the Volunteer Application Process which includes Background Screening.
I have read and agree to the terms outlined above and wish to submit my application to become a volunteer.