Online Application Form

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    Any fields marked with an * are mandatory and must be completed.

    Are you applying as a Volunteer or as a Paid worker?: *

     

    We do ask that applicants for paid work are able to commit to working AT LEAST 3 Saturdays per month and/or 2 evenings per week during TERM TIME and during SCHOOL HOLIDAYS 3 days per week. We ask Volunteers to commit to 2 Saturdays per month and/or 1 evening per week during TERM TIME for a reasonable period of 6 months and/or 2 days a week during SCHOOL HOLIDAYS including Easter Summer and half terms.

    Please indicate, by ticking any of the following boxes, when you would like to work: *



    * Please note we do most of our communication via email.

    Playschemes

    For children 4 - 12

    Location
    When scheme runs
    Tick any
    Preference 1,2,3 etc
    Alton Saturdays/Holidays (9am – 4.30pm)  
    Basingstoke Saturdays/Holidays (9am – 4.30pm)  
    Eastleigh Saturdays/Holidays (9am – 4.30pm)  
    Esher Saturdays/Holidays (9am – 4.30pm)  
    Farnham Saturdays/Holidays (9am – 4.30pm)  
    Farnham After School Mon/Tues/Thurs (3.30pm – 6.30pm)  
    Guildford Saturdays/Holidays (9am – 4.30pm)  
    Guildford Sundays Sundays (10am – 4pm)  
    Guildford After School Mon-Thurs (3.30pm – 6.30pm)  
    Guildford Swim Club Saturdays - Volunteers only (4pm – 6pm)  

    Youthschemes

    For young people 13-18 yrs
    Applicants should be 18 yrs or over for youth schemes

    Location
    When scheme runs
    Tick any
    Preference 1,2,3 etc
    Andover Saturdays/Holidays (9:30am – 4.30pm)  
    Basingstoke Saturdays/Holidays (9:30am – 4.30pm)  
    Basingstoke Evening Monday (6pm – 9pm)  
    Caterham Saturdays/Holidays (9:30am – 4.30pm)  
    Chichester Saturdays/Holidays (9:30am – 4.30pm)  
    Eastleigh Saturdays/Holidays (9:30am – 4.30pm)  
    Farnham Saturdays/Holidays (9:30am – 4.30pm)  
    Farnham Evening Tuesday (6pm – 9pm)  
    Guildford Saturdays/Holidays (9:30am – 4.30pm)  
    Guildford Evening Thursday (6pm – 9pm)  
    Molesey Saturdays/Holidays (9.30am – 4.30pm)  
    Petersfield Saturdays/Holidays (9:30am – 4.30pm)  
    Reading Saturdays/Holidays (9.30am – 4.30pm)  

    Young Adult Schemes

    For young people 18-25 yrs
    Applicants should be 18 yrs or over for youth schemes

    Location
    When scheme runs
    Tick any
    Preference 1,2,3 etc
    Basingstoke Sundays (10am – 4pm)  
    Epsom Saturdays/Holidays (9.30am – 4.30pm)  
    Farnham Sunday (10am-4pm)  
    Farnham Evening Friday (6pm – 9pm)  
    Guildford Saturdays/Holidays (9.30am – 4.30pm)  
    Guildford Evening Tuesday (6pm – 9pm)  

     


    Personal Details

    Age - Please tick one *

    Other Details

    Did anyone recommend you to Challengers? *

     

     

    Do you need a UK work permit? *

     

    If so have you got one?


    Disclosure Declaration

    (This section must be completed)

    The position for which you are applying potentially involves significant unsupervised contact with children and is therefore subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975. This means that you must disclose details of any convictions, bindover orders or police cautions, warnings or reprimands, including those which are considered “spent” under the terms of the Act. Please use the Disclosure Form at the end of this Application Form if this applies to you. This information will not be used to discriminate against you unfairly.

    Do you need to complete the disclosure form? *

    IF YES PLEASE COMPLETE THE SECTION ON THE LAST PAGE OF THIS FORM


    Training/Further Education and Qualifications

    (including current course if applicable)

    Please tell us about any education, qualifications or training you have had that are relevant to this role. Please also supply any certificates or documents which are relevant to this role



    Date completed
    Qualification/Course/Certificate
    College/University/Awarding body/Other

    Employment History

    Give details of all previous employments, full and part time, paid or unpaid.
    List in order, STARTING WITH THE MOST RECENT FIRST.
    Explain any breaks in your employment history.



    Date from
    Date to
    Name & address of employer
    Job title and duties
    Salary and reason for leaving

    Supporting Information

    This section must be completed

    Please tell us why you are applying for this role, plus any relevant experience to support your application with particular reference to the job description.
    This statement is crucial to further consideration of your application.




    References

    Please supply FULL contact details of two people who will provide a reference for you. Please do not supply both from the same place of work or education.
    ONE MUST BE FROM YOUR CURRENT OR MOST RECENT EMPLOYER OR, IF YOU ARE A FULL-TIME STUDENT, FROM YOUR PLACE OF EDUCATION.
    REFEREES MAY NOT BE MEMBERS OF YOUR FAMILY.

    Referee 1
    May we contact this person now? *
    Referee 2
    May we contact this person now? *

    PLEASE READ AND SIGN THIS SECTION

    I confirm that the information which I have given is true and complete.
    I consent for Challengers to carry out the necessary Disclosure and Barring Service checks, and to monitor status of a check on line using the DBS Update Service if this is subscribed to.
    I have read and understand the job description and The Challengers Approach.
    By submitting this application to us you are declaring your consent. Any false statements or omissions may result in dismissal.



    NB: Please complete the Equal Opportunities Section on the following page and, only if applicable to you, the Disclosure.


    Equal Opportunities Monitoring

    Challengers is committed to achieving a Play and Leisure service which provides equality of opportunity and freedom from unlawful or unfair discrimination. Our policy covers all aspects of our operations, including recruitment. Please complete this part of the form. This information will be used only in order to monitor our recruitment processes and prevent unfair discrimination on any grounds.



    How would you describe your ethnic background?

    White
    Dual heritage
    Asian or Asian British
    Black or Black British
    Chinese
    Other ethnic group or background



    Disclosure

    The position for which you are applying potentially involves significant unsupervised contact with children and is therefore subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

    If you have any convictions, cautions, reprimands or final warnings that are not "protected" as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013) by SI 2013 1198, please complete the information below and return it with your application. This information will not be used to discriminate against you unfairly. For more information on the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act please go to: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2013/1198/pdfs/uksi_20131198_en.pdf



    Date
    Nature of Offence
    Place offence occurred and Court which issued conviction if applicable
    Details of conviction, bindover caution or warning

    I declare that the above information is accurate and complete.
    By submitting this application to us you are declaring above information is accurate and complete.





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