Volunteer Application Form

About You
Volunteering Interests

Please can you supply us with the names of two people we could contact for character references?

All applicants will be subject to a DBS (Police) Check. Next Chapter is an equal opportunities employer. Criminal Offences Due to the nature of Refuge work, any volunteering post is exempt from the provisions of section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 by virtue of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1975. You are required to disclose any information you may have regarding any convictions against yourself, including any which would otherwise be considered as ‘spent’ in relation to this application. Any such information will be treated in the strictest confidence and used only in consideration of the suitability of your application.

By checking the box below, I confirm that, for the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 and General Data Protection Regulations 2018, I consent to the information contained in this form and any information received by or on behalf of Next Chapter relating to the subject matter of this form being processed by them in administering the recruitment process. By checking the box below, I declare that to the best of my knowledge the information I have given in this application is complete and accurate and that I am not banned or disqualified from working with children or vulnerable adults nor subject to any sanctions or conditions imposed by the Independent Safeguarding Authority, the Secretary of State or a regulatory body. I understand that to knowingly give false information or to omit any relevant information could result in the withdrawal of any offer of volunteering.