Castle Point Association of Voluntary Services

Volunteer Application Form 2023

    Title (required)

    Surname (required)

    Forenames (required)

    Street Address (required)

    Town (required)

    County (required)

    Postcode (required)

    Home Telephone

    Mobile (required)

    Your Email (required)

    Emergency Contact Name

    Emergency Contact Number

    My gender is:


    My date of birth is:

    My martial status is:


    Volunteer Role Applied for (required)

    Where did you initially hear about CAVS? Please tick

    CAVs WebsiteNotice BoardSocial MediaWord of MouthVolunteer EssexEventsEmailNewspaper/MagazineOther

    If Other...

    Are you a car driver with access to a vehicle?


    Two references will be required from people who have known you for at least two years, we will ask you to provide their details at the interview, alongside a volunteer recruitment monitoring form.

    Please tell us about a memorable experience you have had?

    What animal would you like to be and why?

    Please tell us about any voluntary work you have undertaken previously and what you enjoyed about this work?

    Name three skills you have from life or employment?

    Name one strength you have and how you think this could support you with a volunteering role?

    CAVS is an equal opportunities employer and strives to recruit and retain people with a disability. Do you consider yourself to have a special educational need or disability?


    If yes, please specify what kind of support you might need for your interview or volunteer role.

    Criminal Offences Declaration

    Please give details of any unspent criminal offences (if any) and sign the declaration

    I declare that, at the date of signing this declaration, I do not have any unspent criminal offences other than stated above.

    Name and Date


    I understand that providing false information is an offence and could result in your application being rejected and possible referral to the Police or other authorities.

    I declare that the information given in this application form is correct to the best of my knowledge.

    Under GDPR all personal data obtained and held by us must be processed according to a set of core principles, which are outlined on our website www.cavsorg.uk within our Privacy Notice. The Privacy Notice explains how CAVS uses information about you, the way CAVS protects your data, how you may withdraw your consent at any time and your rights in relation to your personal information that is held by CAVS. If you wish to have a copy of this, please let us know. CAVS strives to achieve compliance with the seven Caldicott Principles in relation to personal and confidential data. (These are outlined in our Privacy Notice).