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APPLICATION FOR VOLUNTEERS
All information will be treated as confidential
PLEASE TYPE OR USE BLANK INK TO COMPLETE THIS FORM AS IT MAY BE PHOTOCOPIED.
ALL WORK CARRIED OUT BY VOLUNTEERS FOR THE MUSEUM IS UNPAID.
PAGES 1 AND 2 WILL BE KEPT SEPARATE IN THE VOLUNTEER SELECTION PROCESS.
Volunteer position applied for: Event Volunteer – Mini Maker Faire
Where did you see/hear of this position? ___________________________________
Title Surname Forename(s)
Telephone Numbers (please include full STD code)
Emergency Contact (please include full STD code)
Have you ever been convicted of a criminal offence, other than a spent conviction under the
Rehabilitation of Offender’s Act 1974? (Please circle; If Yes please give details)
NB: This post may be subject to clearance by the Criminal Records Bureau.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES MONITORING
The Museum of Science and Industry is committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination on
the grounds of race, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation or marital status, either in access to
employment or in employment practices.
To help us monitor the effectiveness of our Equal Opportunities Policy, please complete the
appropriate details below. Your co-operation will greatly help us to promote equality of
opportunity. This information will be used for monitoring purposes only and will be treated as
Date of Birth:
Ethnic Group (please tick)
White British Indian
White Other (please specify) Pakistani
Black British Chinese
Black Caribbean Other Ethnic Group (please describe)
Black Other (please specify)
Prefer not to say
Religion (please tick)
Christian (including all Denominations) Sikh
Buddhist No Religion
Hindu Other (please specify)
Muslim Prefer not to say
Do you have a disability?
Please specify if you have any additional requirements that would enable you to attend an
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We require Event volunteers for the Mini Maker Faire Event to commit to a minimum of one of
the two days (from 9:30am to 5:00pm).
Please tick which days you are able to volunteer.
Saturday 28/07/2012 Sunday 29/07/2012
Please indicate below if you would be interested in volunteering at future MOSI Events
Day Out With Thomas (August 2012)
Santa’s Grotto (December 2012)
Real Ale Festival (March 2013)
FRIENDS OF MOSI
Would you like information about joining the Friends Organisation? Yes No
REASONS FOR VOLUNTEERING
Everyone who volunteers with the Museum wants to achieve something out of his or her
experience. Our aim is to make volunteering as rewarding as possible.
Please indicate below why you want to volunteer at the Museum.
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE
Please state the skills, knowledge and experience you have that are directly relevant to the
volunteer position you wish to be considered for:
List any training you have received which would be relevant to volunteer duties you may
undertake at the Museum:
I state that the information I have provided in this application form is true and correct to the best
of my knowledge. I understand that any incorrect information may result in the refusal or
termination of my position as a volunteer.
Signature: ____________________________________ Date: ___________________
NOTE TO ALL POTENTIAL VOLUNTEERS ON DATA PROTECTION
Should your application not be pursued further, please note we only keep information on file for
12 months after which time all applications are destroyed.
The data from this form and the monitoring questionnaire attached will be held on a computer
database. This information will only be accessible to the Human Resources Department. If you
do not wish your details to be held on this database, please tick the box
PLEASE RETURN COMPLETED FORMS TO:
Cate Lawton, Human Resources Department, Museum of Science & Industry, Liverpool Road,
Castlefield, Manchester, M3 4FP or send as an e-mail attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Tel: 0161 606 0105, Fax: 0161 833 2184.
THANK YOU FOR COMPLETING THIS APPLICATION FORM AND FOR YOUR INTEREST
IN VOLUNTEERING WITH US.