Volunteer Application Form

We ask that all Tearfund volunteers at events are 18 years or over. If you are 16 -18 years old, you may be accepted on to team if you have a guardian or parent who is also a Tearfund volunteer at that event.

If you have any questions, please use the details at the bottom of this page to contact us before filling out the application form. Thank you for your application.

Your Details
Name
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Address
Phone number - we will call you about volunteering at events
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Stay In Touch

Our supporters are very important to us. We value you as partners in our mission to follow Jesus where the need is greatest. We’d love to contact you to share updates of how people around the world are overcoming poverty and keep you posted about our news, activities and appeals. You can change how we communicate with you at any time by emailing info@tearfund.org or calling 020 3906 3906. If you are already receiving updates from us then we will continue to communicate with you in the ways we usually do.

Please tell us if you would be happy to hear from us:

We promise never to pass your details on to another organisation for marketing purposes. We will store your personal data securely and use this information to deliver what you have asked us to and communicate with you in the ways you have chosen. Your data may also be used for research, screening and analysis purposes to help us provide the best possible service. If you want to find out more, you can read our full privacy policy online at www.tearfund.org/privacy.

Emergency Contact/Next of Kin

Please ensure you have permission from your emergency contact to share their contact details with us. We will only use this information for the specific purpose you have provided it for.

Emergency Contact’s Name
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Your ability to help
About You
Other Day & Time
How did you hear about this?
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Please select the option that most closely reflects why you have chosen to give
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References

Please ensure you have permission from your church/personal references to share their details with us. We will only use this information for the specific purpose you have provided it for. Please note, we reserve the right to ask for further references.

Vicar/Church Leader Reference

Your first referee should be your church leader or small group leader who has known you for at least 6 months. If they are a relative or a volunteer on the same event, then please ask someone else in church leadership who knows you well.

Name
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Phone

Reference 2

This referee should be someone who has known you for at least two years and is not a relative or close friend. Preferably having worked with you in a volunteer or work context.

Name
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Phone
Big Church Day Out additional information
Due to the scale of the Big Church Day Out we require some additional information, please provide the following information in reference to this event only.
If any of the information you provide in this section changes before the event please get in touch with the Tearfund Event's Team by emailing volunteer@tearfund.org

For volunteers at the Big Church Day Out we offer discounted event tickets for children and a guardian.
Declaration

As a volunteer with Tearfund:

  • I undertake to follow the relevant Tearfund policies & procedures.
  • I confirm that, to the best of my knowledge, the information given in this application is true.
  • I have read and agreed with the Safeguarding Policy Summary

If you have any questions about the above please contact us volunteer@tearfund.org, 020 3906 3400