In our desire to create a safe environment! We believe this information is necessary to protect our children, youth and our Volunteers and to effectively place our Volunteers in ministry positions. Thank you in advance for your partnership.
In order to provide a safe and secure environment for our children, youth and vulnerable adults, we believe it is necessary to include the following questions as part of our application process. All information will be kept confidential by church leadership and the Plan to Protect® team. (Police may access this information, under warrant, if requested.) Answering yes to any of the questions may not necessarily preclude your involvement in ministry. Thank you in advance for your understanding.
Release of Information and Declaration of Intent
I hereby give Plattsville Church permission to contact the persons named as references to ascertain my suitability for volunteer ministry. I release all such references from liability for any damage that may result from furnishing such evaluations to you.
I give Plattsville Church consent to verify the information provided herein and to contact the references listed. I waive any right to confidentiality and of any right to pursue damages against Plattsville Church for losses caused by the reference’s response.
I also grant my permission for Plattsville Church to perform a police records check, for purposes of my protection against any false allegations and for the protection of those I serve. I consent to such an investigation with the understanding that the results will be kept in strict confidence. I agree to adhere to the protection policies as adopted by this organization.
I understand that if my character or morals are deemed by Plattsville Church leadership to be inappropriate and/or criminal at any time during my volunteer service, Plattsville Church will be entitled to terminate my assistance without express cause or prior notice regardless of any other oral or written statement by Plattsville Church prior to, at, or following the date of volunteer service.
I understand that Plattsville Church is responsible for the welfare of any person or persons entrusted to my care. I will cooperate fully with the staff in the fulfillment of my duties and will keep all information I encounter, in my role as a volunteer, confidential. If at any time I find that for any reason I am unable to support the policies, procedures or doctrine of Plattsville Church, I will gracefully and quietly resign my volunteer position. If my supervisors find that I am in conflict with any of the policies, procedures or doctrines and we are not able to resolve the issue, I will gracefully and quietly agree to resign my volunteer position.
I hereby acknowledge that, to the best of my knowledge, the information contained in this application for volunteer ministry is true and correct. I accept and agree to adhere to the Statement of Faith of Plattsville Church.
Information received is confidential and is being gathered for the purposes of screening Program Personnel and placing them into ministry with children, youth and vulnerable adults. The information gathered here will be used for the purposes of supporting the ministries at Plattsville Church.