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Apply to be a volunteer!

If you know the sort of volunteering you'd like to do and would like to apply, please complete the form below.

Or if you'd prefer to talk to someone first about what might suit you best, email volunteers@forgetmenotchild.co.uk with your contact details and we'll come back to you in a flash! 

A little bit about you

How did you hear about Forget Me Not Children's Hospice?

Have you ever been convicted of a criminal offence?
(Declaration subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974) Any offer of a volunteer post is subject to satisfactory references and a check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) (if appropriate to the role). Having a criminal record will not necessarily bar you from volunteering with us. Please contact the Volunteer Team if you wish to discuss this further. 
Do you have the right to volunteer in the UK? If you are not a British citizen, you may need to check your visa
UK citizens and citizens of EEA countries are free to volunteer. If you are a visa holder from outside the EEA you must contact UK Visas and Immigration to find out if your visa allows you to volunteer. We will ask to see your visa if this applies.

Help us process your application

What volunteer role are you applying for?

If you would like to volunteer in one of our shops, which shop are you applying for?

Your emergency contact

Please provide details of the person to notify in case of an emergency

Do you have any connections at Forget Me Not?

Experience & skills

Please share any relevant experience you have for the role. This may include education, work or voluntary experience.
Please share any skills you have that may benefit the hospice.
Do you have any medical conditions or disabilities which may affect your volunteering or that our staff need to be aware of? If yes, please provide information or indicate if you would like to discuss with a member of staff. If no, simply type 'None'.

Health & safety agreement

All workers have a duty to take care of their own health and safety and that of others who may be affected by their actions at work and must co-operate with the health and safety policy and arrangements put in place by Forget Me Not Children's Hospice.

Please tick the box to confirm you have read and understood the above health and safety agreement.

Privacy policy

Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice will use the information you provide for our legitimate interests only, which includes getting in touch with you about any volunteering post you may be interested in. Please make sure you have read and understood our privacy policy before submitting your application.This will advise you on how we will use and process your information. 
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Confidentiality statement

I understand that whilst volunteering at Forget Me Not Children's Hospice I may see information about children and their families, patient care, fundraising, financial information, staff, volunteers, sponsors and suppliers. Any information I receive is given in the strictest confidence and I will not disclose it to anyone outside of Forget Me Not Children's Hospice, both during my time volunteering and after. Forget Me Not Children's Hospice will deem any breach of confidentiality as a serious offence and appropriate action will be taken. 
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Keep in touch with us

From time to time, Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice would like to keep you updated on news, events and opportunities. If you agree to receiving this information, please tick the relevant boxes below. You can opt out at any time by writing to us, phoning us on 01484 411 040 or emailing unsubscribe@forgetmenotchild.co.uk. For further information, please see our privacy policy
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Have you completed this application with a shop manager or by yourself?