Application
Form

Volunteer Information

Our student volunteer program accepts volunteers age 14-18. If you are applying for this program, please provide your date of birth:


How did you hear about us?


Emergency Contact Information

Employment & Skills

Employment Information

Please provide any information on current or previous work experience which may be pertinent to the position for which you are applying.


Education and Skills

Please provide any information on your educational background that may be pertinent to the volunteer position for which you are applying.


Present and Previous Volunteer Experience

Please provide any information on previous or current volunteer experiences that may be pertinent to the volunteer position for which you are applying.

Volunteer Experience #1

Volunteer Experience #2

Volunteer Experience #3

Confidential Information

If you answer YES to any of the following questions, please explain at the bottom of the page.


Police Records Check

All of our volunteer positions require a police records check.  If you have a police check, please indicate below.

Volunteer Interest

Why are you interested in volunteering with Eagles Nest?

Please describe some skills or training you have that might provide you with some preparation to serve within Eagles Nest:

Please list 3 references and their information below. By providing these references you give Eagles Nest Association consent to verify the information provided in your volunteer application and permission to contact the persons named as references to ascertain your suitability for this Volunteer Program. You release all references from liability for any damage that may result from furnishing such evaluations. You also waive any right to confidentiality and any right to pursue damages against Eagles Nest Association for losses caused by the reference’s response.

Note: Eagles Nest does not accept references from immediate family.


Reference #1

Reference #2

Reference #3

Who We Are & What We Do

Please review the following information about Eagles Nest.

Vision

Hope Restored. Lives Changed.

Mission

To provide a supportive environment where people are equipped to achieve positive change and build healthy communities.

Values

  • Compassion - embrace others with compassion, without judgement or shame.
  • Love - pursue each action in love, demonstrating dignity and respect.
  • Inclusion - create a safe place, accepting and welcoming all people.
  • Integrity - maintain integrity in our actions, reflecting honesty and trustworthiness.


Identity

Our faith in Jesus Christ is the foundation of Eagles Nest. We show grace and give unconditional love to others because of Jesus’ love for us.


What We Do

We help people develop self-worth, cultivate healthy relationships, and navigate through trauma. We offer counselling, coaching, support groups and programs to adults, youth and children. Our services are free or at minimal cost making them accessible to everyone. We welcome everyone for who they are, without regard to religion, ethnicity, race, gender or sexuality.  We operate the HOPE Centre and Rescued & Restored.

Statement:

By typing my name below, I attest that:

  • The information I have provided above is accurate and true to the best of my knowledge.
  • Volunteering for Eagles Nest is a voluntary act and although Eagles Nest takes every precaution to preserve the safety of our volunteers, I acknowledge it may involve risk of personal injury or property damage.
  • I have never been convicted of a criminal offence under the Criminal Code of Canada, for which a pardon has not been granted.
  • I consent to the collection and use of photographs and videos while volunteering.
  • By providing my email address on this application I will be subscribed to Eagles Nest’s monthly electronic newsletter.  I can unsubscribe at any time.  Once I commence volunteering, I will also receive a monthly volunteer email.
  • I have read, understood and I agree to respect the vision, mission, values and identity of Eagles Nest to the best of my knowledge and abilities.
  • I will keep all information I encounter as a volunteer confidential including but not limited to information regarding program participants, supporters, employees, volunteers, or persons assisted by Eagles Nest.  If I become aware that any confidential information was improperly disclosed, I will immediately advise the Executive Director.
  • I agree to represent Eagles Nest with a high degree of professionalism.
  • I will stay within the boundaries of the services agreed upon and not assume extra responsibilities or alter expectations.
  • I will abide by all health and safety regulations and training parameters established by Eagles Nest.
  • I will abide by the Eagles Nest Code of Conduct which ensures high standards of honest and ethical behaviour and guides how employees, board members and volunteers interact with others.  I may ask for a copy of the Code of Conduct at any time.
  • I will immediately report any concerns I have to Eagles Nest staff overseeing my work or the Executive Director.