Highest Level of Education
What activities, clubs, organizations are you involved in through school?
Please answer the following questions to the best of your abilities. We are looking for natural leaders with strong problem solving skills, and the ability to navigate different situations with diplomacy and grace.
What qualifications do you have that make you suitable for this position?
Describe your prior volunteer experience(s). Include organization names, the length of your service, and the tasks/duties you were responsible for.
Why do you want to volunteer for the Pom Foundation? What do you hope to gain from this volunteer experience?
What are the top three qualities everyone who works with children must have to succeed?
Describe a time that you helped resolve a particularly difficult issue with a child.
What would you do if one of your campers refused to do an activity with the rest of the group?
What would you do if it was raining and you had a group of twenty campers to entertain?
How would you handle a child who was misbehaving and not following instructions?
What would you do if a parent was angry with you for the way you handled a situation with their child?
RELEASE, MEDIA & CONSENT
By signing below, you agree to the following terms.
* Release Form
I understand that this is an application for and not a commitment or promise of volunteer opportunity. I certify that I have and will provide information throughout the selection process, including on this application for a volunteer position and in interviews with Pom Foundation that is true, correct and complete to the best of my knowledge. I certify that I have and will answer all questions to the best of my ability and that I have not and will not withhold any information that would unfavorably affect my application for a volunteer position. I understand that information contained on my application will be verified by Pom Foundation. I understand that misrepresentations or omissions may be cause for my immediate rejection as an applicant for a volunteer position with Pom Foundation or my termination as a volunteer.
CONSENT AND RELEASE
I agree to release Pom Foundation, Wat Lao Mixayaram, and their representatives from all liability, loss, damage, costs, claims, or causes of action including, but not limited to, bodily injuries and property damage arising from participation in Pom Foundation and Wat Lao Mixayaram events, or any activities sponsored or organized by Pom Foundation and Wat Lao Mixayaram. I further agree to indemnify and hold harmless Pom Foundation, Wat Lao Mixayaram and their staff, organizers and agents from any and all liability, loss, damage, costs, claims, or causes of action, including attorney’s fees and witness costs, arising out of the undersigned‘s participation in this community summer camp.
I hereby authorize Pom Foundation and Wat Lao Mixayaram to use my picture for its public relations activities, which may include its newsletter, brochure, photo displays, and/or other organization and program promotional materials. I understand that I have the right to revoke this consent in writing, at any time, except to the extent that action has been taken in reliance upon this consent. I further understand that I have the right to request a restriction as to how the picture is used.
Thank you for submitting your application. Applicants will be reviewed and selected a week before camp begins. Applicants will be notified by email if they’ve been selected.