Children's Ministry Application Form

We're glad you're interested in serving with one of our Children's Ministry Teams here at The Harbor Church! Because we take the safety and security of our kids very seriously, we require all Children's Ministry volunteers to complete this application form in its entirety (including providing references) and pass a background check. If you have any questions while filling out the application please contact Pastor Jeremy at pastorjeremy@theharborchurch.net.

Full Name *
First Name
Middle
Last Name
Date of Birth*
Email Address*
Phone Number*
How long have you been attending The Harbor Church?*
Are you currently a member of The Harbor Church?*
Where are you interested in serving? (Please feel free to check multiple options) *
How often would you like to serve? (different ministries have different schedules, but this gives us an idea of how often you'd like to be involved) *
Would you be interested in serving in these other ministry areas that also need volunteers? (Check all that apply)
Why do you want to serve with our children's ministry? (This could also include your previous experience working with kids or another ministry at a church) *
When working in your ministry of interest, are there any physical limitations or other conditions that would prevent you from performing certain types of activities?*
Have you ever participated in, or been accused of, convicted of, or pled guilty or no contest to abuse or any sexual misconduct, molestation, or any other sexual or assaultive crime? (If you mark “yes” to this, you will need to talk to a staff member in order to be cleared to work with kids at The Harbor Church).*
Would you like a staff member to call you regarding your answers to any of the questions above?*
PLEASE PROVIDE THREE CHARACTER REFERENCES BELOW THAT MEET ALL OF THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS: IS 18 YEARS OR OLDER; IS NOT A RELATIVE OF THE APPLICANT; IS NOT A STAFF MEMBER AT THE HARBOR CHURCH; HAS PERSONALLY KNOWN THE APPLICANT A MINIMUM OF FIVE YEARS
Reference #1 Name *
First Name
Middle
Last Name
Reference #1 Email*
Reference #1 Address *
Address Line 1
Address Line 2
City
State/Prov.
Postal Code
Reference #1 Phone*
How do you know this person? How long have you known this person? *
Reference #2 Name *
First Name
Middle
Last Name
Reference #2 Email*
Reference #2 Address *
Address Line 1
Address Line 2
City
State/Prov.
Postal Code
Reference #2 Phone*
How do you know this person? How long have you known this person? *
As a Children's Ministry Team member at The Harbor Church, it is important that you are in agreement with our Statement of Faith and Theological Distinctives. Please review these documents (located at www.theharborchurch.net/about/what-we-believe) and indicate your response below. *
Applicant's Statement: I certify that the information contained in this application is complete and correct. I understand that the church may contact my references. I authorize any references listed to give The Harbor Church any information they may have regarding my character and fitness for work within the church. I release all such references from liability from any damage that may result from such evaluations, and I waive any right to inspect these references. I authorize The Harbor Church to perform a criminal records check now and as needed in the future to update my records for arrests, convictions, or other information the County Department of Corrections, the State Justice System, and any other local, state, or federal criminal enforcement agency may have regarding me and release such information to The Harbor Church (an email will be sent to you after submitting this application with a link to enter your information online for the background check). By signing below I also signify that I agree with the Statement of Faith and Theological Distinctives of The Harbor Church and agree to teach the curriculum provided in agreement with the teaching of The Harbor Church. I release The Harbor Church and the aforementioned agencies from any liability or damages resulting from the release of this information. I waive any present or future claims of privacy resulting from the release of this information for qualifications of volunteer work at The Harbor Church. *
Your Electronic Signature (Type your name below to signify that you have completed this application truthfully to the best of your abilities).*
Today's Date*